Alma Hogan Snell
|Alma Hogan Snell
Crow: Bea Azeta ("Well Known Woman")
|American, Crow Nation, Greasy Mouth Clan leader|
|Born||January 23, 1923|
|Died||May 5, 2008
|Relations||Grandmother, Pretty Shield, grandfather, John Goes Ahead|
|Children||Bill Snell Jr., Ted Hogan|
|Known for||Historian, educator, and herbalist|
Snell lectured throughout the United States on the healing properties and benefits of plants, as well as on the subject of health and wellbeing. She also authored two books: A Taste of Heritage and Grandmother’s Grandchild: My Crow Indian Life.
Alma Hogan Snell died in Billings, Montana, at the age of 85 on May 5, 2008. She was a resident of Yellowtail, Montana. She is survived by her husband Bill Snell and her sons Bill Snell Jr. and Ted Hogan.
- "Alma Hogan Snell". Billings Gazette (Billings, MT). 2008-05-06. Retrieved 2013-05-12.
- Elpel, Thomas J. "Alma Hogan Snell: granddaughter of the Crow medicine woman Pretty-shield and the author of Grandmother's Grandchild, a book about growing up with Pretty-shield.". Wildflowers-and-Weeds.com. Retrieved 2013-05-12.
- Now We're Cookin, Sunday Book Review, New York Times, Dec. 3, 2006
- Alma Hogan Snell: Crow elder passes on at 85
- Crow Indian Recipes and Herbal Medicine, by Alma Hogan Snell
- "Turtle Island Storyteller Alma Hogan Snell: The Spirit of Pretty Shield". Wisdom of the Elders. Retrieved 2013-05-12.