The Sioux City faceoff made clear that Gingrich is the man to beat in Iowa.
His second coach was a man whose mother was thought to be part Sioux.
Hirsch obtained permission from the Sioux City school system to film Alex inside the school and on the bus.
My father was one-quarter Sioux and I lived for eight years on the Rosebud Indian Reservation in South Dakota.
Perhaps most affecting is Alex Hopkins, a shy 14-year-old from Sioux City, Iowa.
I got wind of some Sioux thet was trailin' some prairie-schooners up in the hills.
January 29, 1909, he died at his home in Sioux Falls after a brief illness.
The Sioux may be at both ends of this bend, for all we know.
But if she had thought it a Sioux and Comanche story, it would have been the same to her.
It proved to be a band of Sioux, on the war path after Shoshones.
group of North American Indian tribes, 1761, from North American French, short for Nadouessioux, sometimes said to be from Ojibway (Algonquian) Natowessiwak (plural), literally "little snakes," from nadowe "Iroquois" (literally "big snakes"). Another explanation traces it to early Ottawa (Algonquian) singular /na:towe:ssi/ (plural /na:towe:ssiwak/) "Sioux," apparently from a verb meaning "to speak a foreign language" [Bright]. In either case, a name given by their neighbors; the people's name for themselves is Dakota.
A common name for the Dakota people, a tribe of Native Americans inhabiting the northern Great Plains in the nineteenth century. They were famed as warriors and frequently took up arms in the late nineteenth century to oppose the settlement of their hunting grounds and sacred places. In 1876, Sioux warriors, led by Chief Sitting Bull, and commanded in the field by Chief Crazy Horse, overwhelmed the United States cavalry at the Battle of the Little Bighorn. (See Custer's last stand.) A group of Sioux under Chief Big Foot were massacred by United States troops at Wounded Knee in 1890.