Prison-pen in a sentence

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In November, 1862, four hundred defeated Indian warriors, many of them leaders of their people, were confined in prison-pens at Mankato, Minnesota.
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And again the Mankato prison-pens witnessed a strange and wondrous scene.
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The church of the prison-pen became the prolific mother of churches.
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While these events were transpiring in the prison-pen at Mankato, a similar work of grace was also in progress in the prison camp at Fort Snelling, where fifteen hundred men, women and children, mainly the families of the Mankato prisoners, were confined under guard.
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Thus all that winter long, '62-3, there was in progress within the rude walls of those terrible prison-pens at Mankato, one of the most wonderful revivals since the day of Pentecost.
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Fifty years since the coming of the Pond brothers to Fort Snelling-twenty-one years since the organization of the church in the prison-pen at Mankato.
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He was converted at Mankato, Minnesota, in the prison-pen, and for thirty-two years, he was pastor of the Pilgrim Congregational church at Santee, Nebraska.
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While in the prison-pen at Mankato, he came into a new life "that thinketh no evil of his neighbor.
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This church was afterwards united with the church of the Prison-pen, at Crow Creek, Nebraska.
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Examples of Prison-pen

Example #1
While free on the prairies, these wild warriors had bitterly hated the missionaries with all the intensity of their savage natures.
Example #2
But now occurred the strangest phase of this wondrously strange story.
Example #3
Three hundred embittered, defeated Indian warriors, manacled, fettered with balls and chains,-but clothed and in their right minds,-were sitting in groups upon the wintry grounds reverently observing the Lord's supper.
Example #4
Before his departure, he administered the Lord's supper, to these new converts.
Example #5
While these events were transpiring in the prison-pen at Mankato, a similar work of grace was also in progress in the prison camp at Fort Snelling, where fifteen hundred men, women and children, mainly the families of the Mankato prisoners, were confined under guard.
Example #6
In 1866 they were released by the government and returned to their native prairies, where they then became the nuclei of other churches, other Sabbath schools and other church organizations; and so these formerly savage Sioux became a benediction rather than a terror to their neighbors on the plains of the Dakotas.