Sorry! This site requires JavaScript. Virtually nothing will work without it. Please enable it in your browser.


Lakota Woman

Lakota Woman Mary Brave Bird grew up fatherless in a one-room cabin, without running water or electricity, on the Rosebud Indian Reservation in South Dakota. Rebelling against the aimless drinking, punishing missionary school, narrow strictures for women, and violence and hopeless of reservation life, she joined the new movement of tribal pride sweeping Native American communities in the sixties and seventies. Full description

Important places

Washington (2,455)
Wounded Knee (8)

Counties

Shannon (10)
District of Columbia (2,673)

Regions

District of Columbia (2,676)
South Dakota (315)

Countries

United States (64,950)

Other geographical areas

Piedmont (USA) (1,063)
Great Plains (2,255)