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  • Makenzie Peterson

    Her name was Standing Holy, the daughter of the medicine man Sitting Bull. Made me wonder what people would name me.

  • Sherri Staples

    Standing Holy, daughter of Chief Sitting Bull, Lakota

  • Dessel Roberts

    Standing Holy -daughter of Sitting Bull 1885 Standing Holy was the daughter of famed medicine man Sitting Bull, a beloved leader of the Hunkpapa Sioux. Standing Holy's striking earrings were hand strung with hundreds of dentalium shells. Note the ornate vest she wears, made of loosely woven strings of beads. Photographed ca. 1885 by David F. Barry

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Standing Holy. Sitting Bull's beautiful daughter.

Her name was Standing Holy, the daughter of the medicine man Sitting Bull. Made me wonder what people would name me.

Standing Holy (the daughter of Sitting Bull) - Hunkpapa - no date

Standing Holy (the daughter of Sitting Bull) - Hunkpapa - no date

A delightful photograph of Sitting Bull's beautiful daughter Standing Holy. "Let us put our minds together and see what life we can make for our children." Chief Sitting Bull.

Sitting Bull Pinned by indus® in honor of the indigenous people of North America who have influenced our indigenous medicine and spirituality by virtue of their being a member of a tribe from the Western Region through the Plains including the beginning of time until tomorrow.

Sitting Bull and Buffalo Bill, ca. 1885

Sitting Bull (1831 – 1890) ~ "a Hunkpapa Lakota Sioux holy man who led his people as a tribal chief during years of resistance to United States government policies. Born near the Grand River in Dakota Territory, he was killed by Indian agency police on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation during an attempt to arrest him and prevent him from supporting the Ghost Dance movement."

SITTING BULL (1837—1890), was a beloved medicine man and chief of the Sioux Indian Tribe.

"The love of possessions is a disease with them. They take tithes from the poor and weak to support the rich who rule. They claim this mother of ours, the Earth, for their own and fence their neighbors away. If America had been twice the size it is, there still would not have been enough; the Indian would still have been dispossessed." - Sitting Bull (Hunkpapa Lakota First Nation)