• Creator
  • McLean County Historical Society, Bloomington, Ill
  • Created Date
  • 7-18-00
  • Description
  • Bear Chief (Mkopahmah) was a Kickapoo Indian living on the Kickapoo reservation in Kansas. He was photographed by Milo Custer, who visited there in 1906 and 1911. The Kickapoo lived in Kansas for many years after they were forced out of Illinois in the early 1800s. Native American Stories; How we learn about communities; Communities and Geography; American Communities in History. 16 History; 17 Geography; 18 Social systems.
  • Format
  • Mch0059.jpg