Nebraska Hall of Fame: Susette LaFlesche Tibbles

Susette LaFlesche Tibbles, 1854-1903.

Omaha Indian, aka “Inshata Theumba" or “Bright Eyes," speaker and writer for Indian rights. Born in Bellevue, she was raised on the Omaha reservation in Thurston County near Macy. She lived in Lincoln and died in Bancroft.

She was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1983-84.

View of Susette LaFlesche Tibbles bust from the right side.

View of Susette LaFlesche Tibbles bust straight on.

View of Susette LaFlesche Tibbles bust from the left side.

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