Personal photograph collection donated by James Hockenhull of his father Floyd Hockenhull's adoption by Two Guns White Calf in 1928
In 1928 Two Guns White Calf, Owen Heavy Breast and Herman Dusty Bull adopted Floyd Hockenhull. His son James Hockenhull has donated these photos his father handed down to him along with his story of the ceremony. Floyd Hockenhull was deeply appreciative and very proud to have been adopted by these men as their brother and continued to celebrate his adoption throughout his life. Floyd made sure his children learned all about his adoption and passed on his appreciation of being adopted by these men. Two children were accompanying the men when they adopted Floyd.
A large bison/buffalo bathing in Yellowstone river.
June 4, 2013
A large bison/buffalo was bathing in the river. After it finished bathing, it charged the people watching it and ran across the road in an almost playful manner. The bison was not harmed and did not cause any damage or harm to anything else.
Sheryl Many Chiefs speaks at the Teach-In at Kainai High School on January 30, 2013
Sheryl Many Chief speaks on behalf of the Kainai Government on how the omnibus bills the Canadian government has passed affect First Nations and specifically Blackfoot people. Sheryl is a lawyer for Kainai Government.