The Dakota War of 1862 remains the most significant and tragic event in Minnesota history. Learn about the complex causes of this war, what happened during the six week war and what happened to the Dakota people and settlers in the aftermath. Many photographs and the narration will introduce you to key people from both sides involved in the conflict as well as many of the sites associated with the war. Two of the six battles that involved federal troops are considered Civil War battles.
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