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Wasta in Pennington County, South Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Native American Culture

 
 
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By TeamOHE, September 1, 2018
1. Native American Culture Marker
Inscription.  South Dakota is home to nine tribes of the Sioux Nation, each of which is identified by one of three dialects: Dakota, Lakota and Nakota. One way to experience a part of tribal culture is by attending a "wacipi" or "powwow," to see the colorful regalia, hear the spirited drumming and singing, and sample traditional foods.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Anthropology & ArchaeologyArts, Letters, MusicNative Americans.
 
Location. 44° 3.767′ N, 102° 26.383′ W. Marker is in Wasta, South Dakota, in Pennington County. Marker is on Interstate 990 half a mile from Wasta, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wasta SD 57791, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. World's Only Corn Palace - Mitchell (a few steps from this marker); Missouri River (a few steps from this marker); Cheyenne River Rest Area (approx. 0.3 miles away); Purple Heart Memorial Highway (approx. 0.3 miles away).
 
Native American Culture Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, September 1, 2018
2. Native American Culture Marker
Native American Culture Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, September 1, 2018
3. Native American Culture Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 7, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 6, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 17 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 6, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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