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Chief Ouray

Ute peacemaker

by Diane Shaughnessy

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Published by PowerKids Press in New York .
Written in English

  • Ouray -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Ouray.,
  • Ute Indians -- Kings and rulers -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Ute Indians -- History -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Ute Indians -- Biography.,
  • Indians of North America -- Biography.

  • About the Edition

    A biography of the Ute Indians" great peacemaker whose tribe retained their land and freedom until his death in 1880.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementDiane Shaughnessy, Jack Carpenter.
    SeriesFamous Native Americans
    ContributionsCarpenter, Jack, 1944-
    LC ClassificationsE99.U8 O975 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24 p. :
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL655195M
    ISBN 100823951081
    LC Control Number97000221

    Chief Ouray Ute Peacemaker. As a boy, Ouray made a promise to himself and his people, the Utes, to ensure their freedom and survival. As an adult, Chief Ouray became a legendary keeper of peace and maker of treaties between the U.S. government and the Utes. Library Bound Book. ISBN: Author. Chief Ouray and Anne Ellis Provided by Don Morreale. This column tells the stories of the people whose faces appear on “A Colorado Panorama: A People’s History,” a two-block-long tile mural on the southeast side of the Colorado Convention ed by Howard Zinn’s groundbreaking book, “A People’s History of the United States,” the mural was created by artist Barbara Jo.

    File:Chief Ouray - Ouray (Arrow) (c. –Aug ) was a Native American chief of the Uncompahgre band of the Ute tribe, then located in western e of his leadership ability, Ouray was also acknowledged by the United States government as a chief of the Ute.. In he left Colorado to travel to Washington, D.C., where he testified before Congress about. Camp Chief Ouray / Adult & Family Camps / Women’s Adventure Camp. OUTDOORS, BONDING, WOMEN’S ADVENTURE CAMP. Cancelled for , will return in ! $ (sign up 3 or more and receive $15 off registration for all 3) Come to Camp Chief Ouray to find your place in the outdoors. We will be offering this program to women 18+ years of age.

    Chief Ouray $ Arapahoe $ A non-refundable reservation fee of $ will be added to each reservation. See rental information sheet for details. our web site or con Amphitheater Rental The Amphitheater may be rented in 4 hour increments. A non-refundable reservation fee of $ will be added to each reservation. Title from unverified information on negative sleeve; updated based on information from C. Becker. Annotation from negative, inked on emulsion: print this 4 + 5, ; scratched into emulsion: [crossed out], [crossed out], Ourey & Chipela[?], Made at Penn. Ave. N.W. Wash. D.C. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs.

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Chief Ouray by Diane Shaughnessy Download PDF EPUB FB2

This is a biography of an Indian chief, Chief Ouray. He was a peacemaker for the Ute Indians. This biography is great for the young and older students.

The layout of this biography is easy to follow. The illustrations are in black and white and reflect the scenes of how the Ute Indians' actually lived. The illustrations really made the book 4/5(2). Chief Ouray book   And the book title is misleading. If the book was condensed to include only that information about Chief Ouray, it would be a pamphlet, maybe not even a dozen pages.

The book is pages but heavily padded with images. Perhaps there isn't too much information on Ouray, but if that's the case, this is still poorly written and a mishmash of details/5(5).

Chief Ouray and his wife, Chipeta credit: Denver Public Library. When: Where: Southern Rocky Mountains, CO.

Why Important: Ute Chief and Treaty Negotiator. Biography. Chief Ouray was born Novem in Taos, New Mexico to a Jicarilla Apache man and a Ute woman. On the night he was born there was a meteor shower. I ran the Ouray mile endurance race and timing just worked out that I scaled it at night.

As everyone has commented the climb is challenging, but not unmanageable, even in the dark. And the reward of a beautiful lit up Ouray is beyond worth it.5/5(8). Chief Ouray was the leader of the Tabeguache (Uncompahgre) band of the Ute tribe in western Colorado in the 19th century.

Ouray was born near Taos, New Mexico in about According to oral history passed down by Ute elders, he was born on a gloriously clear night when a magnificent display of meteor showers streaked across the black winter. Chief Ouray was famous in Colorado and the United States Chief Ouray book a man of peace.

His great negotiating skills helped prevent the kind of massacres and depredations that had been visited on other tribes from being perpetrated against the Utes. But among the Utes, Ouray was known as a fierce warrior who helped battle Plains tribes for hunting rights.

Ouray died in August in Ignacio, Colorado, of Bright's disease, with Chipeta, his wife of 21 years, by his side. The Denver Post said, "Ouray was a friend of the white man and protector to the Indians." Much more about Chief Ouray may be learned at the Ouray County Historical Museum and the Ute Indian Museum in Montrose.

This namesake of Ouray County was a Native American Chief of the Ute Nation. Ouray was born Novem in what is now Taos, Taos County, New Mexico.

His father, Guera Murah, was a Jicarilla Apache adopted into the Ute, and his mother was an Uncompahgre Ute. At Ouray Bookshop we have been so heartened that almost all of our books about anti-racism sold within two days and many, many, customers placed orders.

It gives us hope for humanity. Because many of the books are backordered due to nationwide demand (the publishers are rushing to print more), has put together a playlist for those that. They had the book I wanted, and many more books about Colorado, CO mining, the Old West, 4x4ing, and anything else you might want about Colorado.

They also had the most popular books you might be looking for while in Ouray. If you're on vacation, and need a book, this is the place to go.2 Yelp reviews. The book is called, Grand Lake: The Pioneers by Mary Lyons Cairns, The World Press, Inc, Denver, Colorado, I plan to re-read the entire book, learn more about Chipeta, and the "scope and sequence" of "life back then".

It is for a report I am doing on Chief Ouray and Chipeta. So I need that Information for my bibliography. Submitted by. Ouray book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

The fascinating story of Colorado's most famous and controversial Indian chief /5. Ouray (Arrow) was a Native American chief of the Uncompahgre band of the Ute tribe, then located in western Colorado.

Because of his leadership ability, Ouray was also acknowledged by the United States government as a chief of the Ute. Chief Ouray — First published in Subjects Kings and rulers, Indians of North America, Ute Indians, Juvenile literature, Biography, History, Ouray, Children: GradesChildren's Books/Ages Nonfiction, GeneralPages: The other half of the story is now complete.

After documenting the story of Chief Ouray, P. David Smith collaborated with Cynthia Becker, who had already done extensive archival research in Washington, D.C., to write a compelling and factual book on the life and times of Ouray's beloved wife and trusted confidant, Chipeta/5(4).

Chief Ouray: Ute peacemaker (Book). The chief of the Ute Nation, he was born to an Uncompahgre Ute mother and a Jicarilla Apache father. They named him Ouray, "the Arrow", because of a great meteor shower the year he was born. As a youngster he learned to speak both Spanish and English, only later did he learn Ute and Apache.

Ouray (/ ˈ jʊər eɪ /) is a Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous city of Ouray County, Colorado, United States.

The city population was 1, as of the census. The Ouray Post Office has the ZIP code Ouray's climate, natural alpine environment, and scenery has earned it the nickname, "Switzerland of America". Chief Ouray Crowfoot of Siksika Nation, which successfully contained a coronavirus outbreak last month, says the pandemic should be a wake-up call that drives long-term change.

The town—after changing its name and that of the county it was in several times—was incorporated on October 2,named after Chief Ouray of the Utes, a Native American tribe. By Ouray had grown to over 1, in population and was named county seat of the newly formed Ouray.

The hotel is set within a minute drive to Telluride Regional airport and miles away from Chief Ouray Mine. Silver Shield Trail is 20 minutes' walk away from this property. Saint Daniel the Prophet Catholic Church is also located near the accommodation.

Rope Tow cable car station lies nearby.A fascinating account of Colorado's most famous and controversial Indian chief. A man of keen perceptions and a talented diplomat, a negotiator and a peacekeeper, many believe Ouray was the greatest of all chiefs.Location. Located around miles from Bachelor Syracuse Mine Tour, the venue is also 1 mile away from Chief Ouray Mine.

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