The chief of the Lakota Red Feather Society
Pete Plenty Wounds, chief of the Lakota Red Feather Society .He is holding a daily pipe and a fan from eagle feathers, symbol of social status. The Society has only 11 members because of the hard 10 step initiation the candidates must pass before becoming members. Pete Plenty Wounds revealed only the first step, a very painful piercing ceremony..
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