The name of the Native Indian in the picture of the Cherokee Indian is Cól-lee, a Band Chief, 1834, Cherokee tribe. 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
“An aged and dignified chief. … This man … as well as a very great proportion of the Cherokee population, has a mixture of red and white blood in his veins, of which, in this instance, the first seems decidedly to predominate.”
The Manners, Customs and Conditions of the North American Indians (1832 - 1839)