Nebraska Authors

Matthew "Sitting Bear" Jones

AKA: Matthew L. Jones

Born 1948-07-30 Wichita, KS

Died 2019-03-30

Buried 2019-04-05
Red Rock, OK

Places Lived

Lincoln, NE

Author Of

  • Fiction
  • Other




Haskell Indian Junior College
BA in Mass Communications, Wichita State University, Wichita KS



Places Worked

University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Department of Ethnic Studies


Mari Sandoz Award for contributions to the Nebraska book world


Member of the Kiowa and Otoe-Missouri Tribes


The Year the Otoe and Missouria Meet the Americans. 2004.

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Matthew "Sitting Bear" Jones

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