Quotes by Black Kettle

About Black Kettle:


Chief Black Kettle was a prominent leader of the Southern Cheyenne, who led efforts to resist American settlement from Kansas and Colorado territories. He was a peacemaker who accepted treaties to protect his people. He was fired upon and killed by Union soldiers in 1868 during the Battle of Washita River.

Author Bio


  • NameBlack Kettle
  • DescriptionLeader fo the SOuthern Cheyenne
  • Born1803
  • DiedNovember 27, 1868
  • ProfessionCondottiero