The Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe is comprised primarily of descendents of "Mdewakantonwan", a member of the Isanti division of the Great Sioux Nation, and refer to themselves as Dakota, which means friend or ally. The Flandreau Santee Sioux Indian Reservation is 5,000 acres of combined trust and fee tribal land located along and near the Big Sioux River in Moody County, South Dakota, in a region know as the Prairie Coteau, which consists primarily of undulating or gently rolling land.
Complete Listing of FSST Past Tribal Presidents
Download comprehensive history paper of the
Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe.
Learn about the historic Gordon Weston Veterans Lodge.
The Journey of the Mdewakanton
Dakota Who Settled on the
Bend in the River is a brief history of the
organization and construction
of the First Presbyterian Church
Flandreau, South Dakota
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