Sculpture Revealed of Dr. Susan La Flesche Picotte, the first Native American doctor.
Lincoln, Neb. – The Nebraska Commission on Indian Affairs revealed a sculpture of Dr. Susan La Flesche Picotte on Thursday, June 17, 2021. Dr. Picotte, daughter of Omaha Chief Iron Eye (Joseph LaFlesche), dreamed of becoming a doctor. Little did she know, she would become the first Native American doctor and one of the most extraordinary figures in American history.www.buffalosfire.com