its close proximity to the abundance of tribes existing in the
Plains states and the western US during the 1800's, Colorado
Springs had many encounters with them on varying levels. This
page is dedicated to those who visited town or were visited
by some of our residents. We're always looking for more, so
if you know of any additional information, share
it with us.
Sellers (Cloud Dancing)
Sellers was born in Pawhuska, Oklahoma. Popular for his role
as the Cheyenne Indian "Cloud Dancing" in the hit
TV series, "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman", he has accomplished
an impressive television, stage and film credit history.
addition to his successful role as "Cloud Dancing",
Larry Sellers has also starred in such shows as The Sopranos,
Beverly Hills 90210, Walker Texas Ranger,
and has starred in the hit movie, Wayne's World II,
The Gambler III and Crazy Horse.
accomplished actor/historian/educator grew up on an Indian reservation
in Pawhuska, Oklahoma. He is of Osage, Cherokee, and Lakota
ancestry. After graduating from college in Arizona, he began
teaching American Indian history. Later, he took on the challenge
of becoming a professional stuntman and had his hand in stand-up
Larry Sellers has also acquired many personal
achievements due to his tremendous involvement, knowledge, and
influence with American Indian history. He is a Fellow at the
Newberry Library Center for the History of the American Indian
and is also actively involved in "RIF" (Reading is
Fundamental), a children's literacy program, where he had the
opportunity to emcee a program at the White House.
many stage credits include The Cherokee Heritage Center's, "Trail
of Tears" and was the host of the Red Nation Concert Series,
"Native Women in Music" which was held at the John
Anson Ford Amphitheatre in California on May 30th, 2003.