The name of the Native Indian in the picture of the Osage Indian is Wa-ho-béck-ee, a Handsome Brave, 1834, Osage 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
“a brave; said to be the handsomest man in the nation; with a profusion of wampum on his neck, and a fan in his hand made of the eagle's tail.”
The Manners, Customs and Conditions of the North American Indians (1832 - 1839)