Anadarko in Caddo County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
Satanta (White Bear)
Kiowa War Chief
— 1830-1878 —
One of the most illustrious and colorful
Indian leaders of the southwest region.
Signer of the Medicine Lodge treaties
which benefit the Nation's Indian tribes today.
Satanta's (Set-Tainte) Children
Tsa'l-Au-Te (Gray Goose)
Odle-Paw (Buffalo Bird)
Ay Keen (Dash-At-The-Enemy)
Ah-Toh-Nah (Charging the Enemy)
Sah-Geh-Ah-Hodle (Skirmish on the East Side)
Pai-Ah-Tay (Same Land Mark)
Title given him by the press because of his
rhetoric and keen sense of speech: courageous
and brave as a warriory: most outspoken and
daring of the war chiefs: Captain of the
Kiowa Tia-Peah Warrior Society
"Possessed the Character of a True Leader"
Erected by National Hall Of Fame For Famous American Indians.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Communications • Native Americans • Wars, US Indian.
Location. 35° Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 901 East Central Boulevard, Anadarko OK 73005, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lewis Tewanima (a few steps from this marker); Cochise (a few steps from this marker); Tecumseh (within shouting distance of this marker); Little Raven "Hosa" (within shouting distance of this marker); Hosteen Klah (within shouting distance of this marker); Stumbling Bear (within shouting distance of this marker); Tohausan (within shouting distance of this marker); Pontiac (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Anadarko.
Also see . . . Satanta (Kiowa leader).
One of best known leaders of his tribe in the 1860s–1870s, Satanta was well known for both his prowess as a warrior, and his soaring oratorical powers. Dohäsan was the principal Chief until his death. Satanta was one of the Chiefs who negotiated several treaties with the American government during the 1860s, including the Little Arkansas Treaty (1865) and the Medicine(Submitted on September 26, 2021, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 27, 2021. It was originally submitted on September 26, 2021, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas. This page has been viewed 318 times since then and 176 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 27, 2021, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas.