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Blackbear Bosin

(1921 – 1980)

  • Kiowa and Comanche member
  • Indian name TsateKongia means Blackbear
  • Almost entirely self-taught artist
  • Worked as an illustrator for Boeing Aircraft
  • Sculpted Keeper of the Plains, 44-foot steel Plains Indian statue near Arkansas and Little Arkansas rivers in Wichita

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Photo courtesy Wichita State University

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