O, wakan, wakan, wakan ! Jesus Christ, Itancan!

Translator: Alfred Longley Riggs

b. Minn.; clergyman, Wis., Ill.; missionary to Dakota Indians; principal of Santee Normal Training School; married Mary Buel Hatch LOC Name Authority Files Go to person page >

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First Line: O, wakan, wakan, wakan ! Jesus Christ, Itancan!
English Title: Holy, holy, holy, Lord God Almighty
Translator: Alfred Longley Riggs
Language: Dakota
Publication Date: 2010
Copyright: Public Domain


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