The name of the Native Indian in the picture of the Kickapoo Indian is translated as 'Cock Turkey' who is holding a prayer stick and repeating his prayer. The picture of him raises different points of interest which increase knowledge and understanding of Native Indian tribes:
The title we have given the picture reflects the name of the tribe, for ease of identification.
Description of the Picture
“a Kickapoo of some distinction, and a disciple of the Prophet; in the attitude of prayer also, which he is reading off from characters cut upon a stick that he holds in his hands.”
The Manners, Customs and Conditions of the North American Indians (1832 - 1839)