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This pamphlet includes Christian spiritual lessons and the Lord's Prayer in Dakota. The Santee Normal Training School instructed Dakota children in the Dakota language. These children came from families who were removed from Minnesota to Nebraska after the U.S.-Dakota War in 1863. Reverend A.L. Riggs founded the school in 1870 as an academy to train Native teachers. The school developed a printing press in 1871 and produced many materials in the Dakota language.
|Riggs, Alfred L|
|Minnesota Digital Library|
|Synod of Lakes and Prairies, Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)|
Indians of North America
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- Chicago citation style
- Riggs, Alfred L. Wiconi Tawaoonspe. 1911. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://reflections.mndigital.org/catalog/p15160coll10:750. (Accessed May 24, 2018.)
- APA citation style
- Riggs, Alfred L, (1911) Wiconi Tawaoonspe. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://reflections.mndigital.org/catalog/p15160coll10:750
- MLA citation style
- Riggs, Alfred L. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America <http://reflections.mndigital.org/catalog/p15160coll10:750>.