Crow Agency is a census-designated place located in Big Horn County, Montana. As of the 2000 census, the CDP had a total population of 1,552. ...more on Wikipedia about "Crow Agency, Montana"
The Crow Fair was created in 1904 by an Indian government agent to bring the Crow Tribe of Indians into modern society. The early years of Crow Fair very similar to that of a County Fair. There contestants from best jam, butter, and household goods to woodcutting, cash prizes, and games. ...more on Wikipedia about "Crow Fair"
The Crow Tribe of Native Americans live in the Great Plains area of the United States. The shaman of the tribe was known as an Akbaalia ("healer"). ...more on Wikipedia about "Crow mythology"
The Crow, also called the Absaroka or Apsáalooke, are a tribe of Native Americans who historically lived in the Yellowstone river valley and now live on a reservation south of Billings, Montana. The current chairman of the tribal council is Carl Venne. Noted writer Joe Medicine Crow is tribal historian. The tribal headquarters are located at Crow Agency, Montana. The tribe hosts a large Dance Celebration, rodeo, and parade annually; the 87th Crow Fair was held at Crow Agency from August 18 - August 22, 2005. ...more on Wikipedia about "Crow Nation"
Curley (or Curly), is the English name for Ashishishe (var. spellings)( 1856? - 1923), a Native American of the Crow tribe. Ashishishe was born in approximately 1856 in Montana, the son of Strong Bear (Inside the Mouth) and Strikes By the Side of the Water. Curley resided on the Crow Reservation in the vicinity of Pryor Creek, and married Bird Woman. He enlisted in the U.S. Army as an Indian scout on April 10, 1876 and was later chosen to scout for the Seventh Cavalry during the Little Bighorn expedition in 1876 along with fellow Crow warriors White Man Runs Him, Goes Ahead, Hairy Moccasin and others. He witnessed parts of the Battle of the Little Bighorn, and his translated account later appeared in several newspapers, as he was thought to be the only surviving witness from the U.S. side of Custer's Last Stand. Curley later gave several variations on his account, and the accuracy of his recollections has been questioned. ...more on Wikipedia about "Curley"
Edison Real Bird was the chairman of the Crow Nation Tribal council from 1966 to 1972. While in that position, he implemented several key democratic reforms, and oversaw the election of Pauline Small, the first woman to be elected in the Crow Nation. ...more on Wikipedia about "Edison Real Bird"
Goes Ahead (d. May 31, 1919) was a Crow scout for George Armstrong Custer’s Seventh Cavalry during the 1876 campaign against the Sioux and Northern Cheyenne. He was a survivor of the Battle of the Little Big Horn, and his accounts of the battle are valued by modern historians. ...more on Wikipedia about "Goes Ahead"
Joseph Medicine Crow (born October 27, 1913, near Lodge Grass, Montana) is a Crow historian and author. His writings on Native American history and reservation culture are considered seminal works, but he is probably best known for his writings and lectures concerning the Battle of Little Big Horn. He is an enrolled member of the Crow Nation, or Crow Tribe of Indians. ...more on Wikipedia about "Joe Medicine Crow"
Pine Leaf was a woman of the Crow tribe who counted coup in the early 19th century. James Pierson Beckwourth describes her in his autobiography. ...more on Wikipedia about "Pine Leaf"
Plenty Coups (otherwise known as Aleek-chea-ahoosh) ( 1848 - 1932) was a Crow chief and visionary leader. He allied Crow with the whites when the war for the West was being fought, because the Sioux and Cheyenne (who were opposing white settlement of the area) were the traditional enemies of the Crow. Plenty Coups had also had a vision when he was very young that non Native people would ultimately take control of his homeland (Montana), so he always felt that cooperation would benefit his people much more than opposition. ...more on Wikipedia about "Plenty Coups"
Real Bird is a family name in the Crow Nation, or Crow Tribe of Indians. The family lives on the Crow Indian Reservation in South-Central Montana. ...more on Wikipedia about "Real Bird family"
This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia . Direct links to the original articles are in the text.
If you use exact copy or modified of this article you should preserve above paragraph and put also : It uses material from the Shortopedia article about "Crow tribe".
|MAIN PAGE||MAIN INDEX||CONTACT US|