Near Redfield in Spink County, South Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
About one mile east of this spot
was delivered to her rescuers
on May 30, 1857 after eighty-three
days of captivity among the Sioux
Indians following the Spirit Lake
Massacre in Iowa.
Erected by Charlotte Warrington Turner Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native Americans • Wars, US Indian • Women.
Location. 44° 55.051′ N, 98° 30.738′ W. Marker is near Redfield, South Dakota, in Spink County. Marker is on U.S. 281 0.4 miles north of 171st St.. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Redfield SD 57469, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pheasant History (a few steps from this marker); Council Rock (a few steps from this marker); Redfield Carnegie Library (approx. 2.7 miles away); Fisher Grove (approx. 8.1 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on April 16, 2018. It was originally submitted on March 19, 2017, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 284 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 19, 2017, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.