to preserve the rich history of the Dakota and their relationship with early Minnesota settlers and Christian missionaries, and to explore contrasting cultural and religious viewpoints.
Sue Hunter Weir will share the story of the pioneer couple, Philander and Mary Prescott. They had ten children, had problems with the in-laws, separated, and got back together.Sponsored by Pond Dakota Heritage Society.
See VideoView the award-winning video, “The Pond House,” which traces the history of the house through its builder and his great-grandson, and focuses on their important relationship with the Dakota.
Produced by filmmaker Barbara Britain.