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Chief Onepapa

Biography

His Indian name is Ta-to’-ka-in’-yan-ka (Running Antelope), a member of the Oncpapa Sioux tribe. His photograph was incorrectly labeled Onepapa and that name is repeated in many references.

His picture was selected to represent an Indian Chief on $5 silver certificates of 1899.

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Source credit: Pete Smith, American Numismatic Biographies

 

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