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Old 10-09-2006, 03:51 AM   #14
White Eagle
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Originally Posted by Historian
FYI...In reference to the photo of White Eagle (Ponca), it may interest you to know that his name Xitha'ska should more correctly be translated as, "Albino Eagle", or an Eagle that was un-naturally all white, a very special and rare bird.
Wado for let me know.

"an Eagle that was un-naturally all white, a very special and rare bird"

That's what I thought!

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Originally Posted by Historian
Yes...the community of White Eagle, Oklahoma near Ponca City is named after Chief White Eagle, shown below.



For an interesting side note, go to: http://www.kaycounty.info/101_ranch/101_oldtimers.html
That is very interesting site!

I'll read all of them.
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