The Plains Indians are in reservations, and only 1,000 buffalo remain of the millions that once populated the grasslands.
A railroad trip from San Francisco to New York which once required six months of grueling travel, now requires a few days. (Timeline: Transcontinental Railroad)
(Blue Cloud Abbey Native American Photograph Collection), (Regional Realism. Authors: Charles Alexander Eastman (Ohiyesa) (1858-1939))