Chief Black Kettle (Cheyenne, Mo'ohtavetoo'o) (ca. 1803 – November 27, 1868)
born to the Northern Só'taeo'o / Só'taétaneo'o band of the Northern Cheyennes...
Black Kettle lived on the vast territory in western Kansas and eastern Colorado
that had been guaranteed to the Cheyenne under the Fort Laramie Treaty of ...
Always a peaceful man, Chief Black Kettle's efforts wouldn't be enough and he
would die at the hands of the Seventh Cavalry at Washita.
Black Kettle was a leader of the Southern Cheyenne tribe of Native Americans in
the 19th century, who repeatedly strived for securing peace for his people.
Jul 25, 2006 ... A similar situation exists with the Cheyenne Chief Black Kettle. He has been
portrayed as an honest man, a strong-willed man, an effective ...
As Black Kettle rode in solitude across the wind blown prairie of Eastern
Colorado, his expression revealed the concern and worry of the elder Indian
Black Kettle, d. 1868, chief of the southern Cheyenne in Colorado. His attempt to
make peace with the white men ended in the massacre of about half.
Chief Black Kettle (Cheyenne, Moke-tav-a-to) (1813 – November 27, 1868) was a
Cheyenne leader who unsuccessfully attempted to resist white settlement from ...
Nov 28, 2010 ... Today we lament the death of Black Kettle, chief of the Southern Cheyenne, killed
146 years ago when Lieutenant Colonel George Armstrong ...
Within a few hours, the village was destroyed–the soldiers had killed 103
Cheyenne, including the peaceful Black Kettle and many women and children.