Lac qui Parle Mission

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Introduction

Lac qui Parle Mission was founded in 1835 and is where the first Dakota-language dictionary, grammar, and gospel were completed. The site is located eight miles northwest of Montevideo on County Highway 13, off U.S. Highway 59. Lac qui Parle Mission is managed by the Chippewa County Historical Society.

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Lac qui Parle Mission Images

Lac qui Parle Mission Images

Lac qui Parle Mission

Lac qui Parle Mission

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Lac qui Parle State Park and restored mission, 1955

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