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Author Kreis, Karl Markus.

Title Lakotas, black robes, and holy women : German reports from the Indian missions in South Dakota, 1886-1900 / edited by Karl Markus Kreis ; translated by Corinna Dally-Starna ; introduction by Raymond A. Bucko
Published Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2007


Description 1 online resource (xvi, 303 pages) : illustrations, map
Contents pt. 1. About the history of the Catholic missions among the Sioux -- pt. 2. German reports from the missions
Summary German missionaries played an important role in the early years of the St Francis mission on the Rosebud Reservation, and the Holy Rosary mission on the Pine Ridge Reservation, both in South Dakota. This work presents a collection of eyewitness accounts by German Catholic missionaries among the Lakotas in the late nineteenth century
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-297) and index
Notes Translated from the German
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Subject Jesuits -- Missions -- South Dakota -- History -- Sources
Sisters of St. Francis of Penance and Christian Charity -- Missions -- South Dakota -- History -- Sources
SUBJECT Jesuits fast
Sisters of St. Francis of Penance and Christian Charity fast
Subject Dakota Indians -- Missions.
Dakota Indians -- History -- Sources
RELIGION -- Christian Ministry -- Missions.
HISTORY -- United States -- 19th Century.
Dakota Indians
Dakota Indians -- Missions
SUBJECT South Dakota -- History -- Sources
Subject South Dakota
Genre/Form History
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780803256484
Other Titles Rothäute, Schwarzröcke und heilige Frauen. English