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The Gnawing
Posted by | September 27, 2016
The Gnawing

The Gnawing Cheyenne Somewhere there is a great pole. A beaver gnaws on it. It's about half-way through right now. The entire universe stands on this great pole. When the...

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The Death of Head Chief and Young Mule
Posted by | September 23, 2016
The Death of Head Chief and Young Mule

The Death of Head Chief and Young Mule Northern Cheyenne In 1890 all the Cheyenne had been put on reservations. There was no more buffalo and there was very little...

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The Double-faced Ghost
Posted by | September 3, 2016
The Double-faced Ghost

The Double-faced Ghost Cheyenne There was once a very tall ghost that had a face on each side of its head. He wanted to get married, but had no one...

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The Buffalo Go
Posted by | August 5, 2016
The Great Race

The Great Race Cheyenne All the animals and all the people used to be able to talk to one another. They also didn't eat the flesh of any other animal....

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Coyote and the Origin of Death
Posted by | August 4, 2016
Coyote Dances with a Star

Coyote Dances with a Star Cheyenne Coyote has always bragged about himself. He thinks he can do anything or be as powerful as anyone else, even the Great Mystery Power,...

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Where the Girl Saved Her Brother
Posted by | June 10, 2016
Where the Girl Saved Her Brother

Where the Girl Saved Her Brother Cheyenne In 1876, there were two great battles fought. One was called the Battle of Rosebud and the second, a week later, was where...

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Chief Roman Nose Loses His Medicine
Posted by | June 7, 2016
Chief Roman Nose Loses His Medicine

Chief Roman Nose Loses His Medicine White River Sioux The Sioux and the Cheyenne have been friends a long time and would often battle together against an enemy. There was...

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Chase of the Severed Head
Posted by | May 29, 2016
Chase of the Severed Head

Chase of the Severed Head Cheyenne A man used to paint his wife red all over before he left to hunt and he also wasn't a very good hunter. When...

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The Quillwork Girl and her Seven Star Brothers
Posted by | May 20, 2016
The Quillwork Girl and her Seven Star Brothers

The Quillwork Girl and her Seven Star Brothers Cheyenne There was once a young woman who was very good at quillwork. She could make the most beautiful designs and colors....

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The Buffalo Go
Posted by | May 19, 2016
The Life and Death of Sweet Medicine

The Life and Death of Sweet Medicine Northern Cheyenne At one point, people didn't know how to act. One man and woman, knew how to act naturally, as opposed to...

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