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Dakota beaded cover and prayer book
A Dakota prayer book (A) with beaded leather slipcover (B) presented to Bishop Stephen E. Keeler by the Henry Whipple Guild Birch Coulee Mission in 1936. The leather slipcover is decorated with glass seed beads on front, spine, and back covers.
Content Category: artifacts
5 3/4 inches length
4 1/4 inches width
1 1/2 inches height
paper (fiber product)
Made by: Birch Coulee Mission
Made by: Dakota Indians
Made in: Minnesota, United States
Presented to: Keeler, Stephen E.
Episcopal Church, Diocese of Minnesota
Indian. Containers & Holders. Unclassified
Use: Not later than 1936
Gift of Episcopal Church, Diocese of Minnesota
|Holding Type||3D Objects|
2009.48.2.A,B (Accession Number)