Ohiyesa: Charles Eastman, Santee Sioux

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University of Illinois Press, 1999 - History - 256 pages
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Charles Eastman, or 'Ohiyesa' in Santee, came of age during a period of increasing tension and violence between Native and 'new' Americans. Raised to become a hunter-warrior, he was nevertheless persuaded by his Christianized father to enter the alien world of white society.
 

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Contents

From the Deep Woods
1
To Civilization
20
Service at Pine Ridge during the Ghost Dance
40
Physician versus Agent
67
Indian Secretary for the YMCA
82
Eastman and the Santee Claims
92
Government Physician at Crow Creek 190003
105
Renaming the Sioux
120
Writing and Lecturing
131
Promoting the American Indian
150
US Indian Inspector 192325
170
The Final Years
184
Bibliography
195
Index
207
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