La Flesche, Susette, 1854-1903Alternative names
Native American member of the Omaha tribe; first woman advocate for her people; author; lecturer. Also known by English translation of her Native American name, Inshta Theumba-- "Bright Eyes."
From the description of Susette La Flesche letter to Mrs. Houghton [manuscript], 1881 Jan 14. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 191118940