May 9, 2004

How Sitting Bull got his names


Sitting-Bull was a Dakota Indian from the Hunkpapa Band and a respected medicine man. The word Dakota means united by compact, and there were several united tribes who collectively called themselves the Dakotas. Sitting Bull was born near an old army station, Fort George, on Willow Creek, and his father was Jumping Bull.

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