Legend ofDuring the Moon of the Harvest (August) in 1773 a band of Sioux were camped on the shore of this lake. We-Wa-Ke, fairest maiden in the camp had given her heart to a brave young warrior, Big Eagle, whose courage on the hunt and in battle far surpassed that of the other young men of the tribe.
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|Placed By||South Shore Commercial Club, S.D. Department of Highways and the S.D. State Historical Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, February 7th, 2017 at 9:03am PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||14T E 662051 N 4996745|
|Decimal Degrees||45.10560000, -96.94011667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 45° 6.336', W 96° 56.407'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||45° 6' 20.16" N, 96° 56' 24.42" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling East|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near W Berry Ave, South Shore SD 57263, US|
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