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Chief Little Raven

Chief Little Raven was a Southern Arapaho Indian leader of the 19th century. His Arapaho name was Huus, which literally means "young crow" or "young raven," usually rendered in English as Hosa (although it has also been spelled Houusoo, Hoosaa, Hosaa, Hsa, O-has-tee, and other ways.) Little Raven was the chief who oversaw the resettlement of the Southern Arapaho people into Oklahoma.


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Books about Chief Little Raven

Little Raven, Chief of the Southern Arapaho:
    Kids' biography of the Southern Arapaho leader.
The Cheyenne and Arapaho Ordeal:
    Good book on the history of the Southern Cheyennes and Arapahos, including the life of Little Raven.

Chief Little Raven Resources

Here are some links to online information about Chief Little Raven:
 Chief Little Raven: Peacemaker
 Denver's Characters: Little Raven
 Hosa, Little Raven
 Wikipedia: Chief Little Raven

And here are our webpages about the Arapaho tribe and language:
 Arapaho
 Arapahoe tribe
 Arapahoe words
 The Plains Native Americans
 Algonquian



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