this is an offical explnaing of the seal from an old Chicago Police Handout form then 1970's
The Americain Shield is for the national spirt of Chicago.
The Native Americain Chief is for the discoverier of the site of Chicago and the contribution to the early history of Chicago
The Ship is emblematic of the approch of the "white man's" civilation and commerce
The shaft of Wheat is the symbol of activity and plenty
the infant child in the Shel is a classical symbol of the pearl with Chicago being on the shore of the lake signfies that Chicago shall be the "Gem of the Lakes" then child also represents the first white child born in Chicago in 1805.
the motto "urb in horto" means city in a garden
and march 4th 1837 is when Chicago was incorperated as a city
Most were Native American traders.
they were drug dealers.
I am not really sure but I will give my best guess : The Native Americans tribes for Chicago becoming a state is that they are Native Americans and wanted Illinois to be Chicago
It is a Native American woord meaning wld onion.
the Pottawatomie tribe
what significance do turkey feathers have in Native American spirituality? An eagle feather would represent how many corps they have done to an enemy. How many times they have touched the enemy without the enemy hurting or killing them.
"Chicago" is a French version of the Native American word shikaakwa, which means "wild onion."
No they speak English with an American accent, unless they are native French speakers living in Chicago.
dont know do you beacause these records were lost with all chicago records in the great chicago fire.
It brought an end to Native American presence and resistance in New England.
The name Chicago is a French_languageadaptation of the Native American Miami-Illinois_languageword "shikaakwa", meaning "wild onion".