Native American Authors

Martin High Bear , 1919-1995


Martin High Bear was a Dakota tribal elder who collected Lakota legends for his oral history White Buffalo Calf Woman. He often conducted ceremonies for tribal people in other states who were ill or needed spiritual help.


Online resources by or about Martin High Bear:

Biography of Martin High Bear
Author: Wisdom of the Elders, Inc.
Type: authorbio
Description: Information about an upcoming biography of High Bear, "The Seven Commandments of the White Buffalo Calf Maiden: Martin High Bear: 1919-1995".

Books by Martin High Bear:

High Bear, Martin. The White Buffalo Calf Woman
Genre: Folklore
Audience: All Ages

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