Shuh-shee-ahsh (Curley), vintage postcard image of the youngest of several Crow scouts attached to General George Armstrong Custer's 7th Cavalry at the Battle of the Little Bighorn in Montana on June 25, 1876. Not a combatant in the battle, he survived to tell the story of what happened, and died of pneumonia on the Crow reservation in 1923.
George Armstrong Custer poses with his Indian scouts during the Black Hills expedition of 1874. The man pointing to the map was named "Bloody Knife," a member of the Cree tribe. Photograph by William Illingworth. (Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument )