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Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota State University, Mankato

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Minnesota State University, Mankato,
Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
Execution of the Thirty-Eight Sioux Indians: At Mankato, Minnesota, December 26, 1862. Lithograph, undated.
MSU Archives Collection 181



Execution of the Thirty-Eight Sioux Indians: At Mankato, Minnesota, December 26, 1862. Lithograph, undated. SMHC Manuscript Collection 181. 1 folder, 1 lithograph.

Abstract:

This collection contains one lithograph image of the execution of thirty-eight Sioux Indians at Mankato, Minnesota in December of 1862. The hanging occurred after the Dakota Conflict of 1862.

Restrictions:

There are no restrictions on use of this collection for research purposes. The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property and libel laws as they apply.

Collection Citation:

Execution of the Thirty-Eight Sioux Indians: At Mankato, Minnesota, December 26, 1862. Lithograph, undated. SMHC Manuscript Collection 181, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Acquisition:

Earle J. Wigley donated this collection in October 1971.

Processed By:

Jeff A. Jenson processed this collection in November 2001.

Related Collections:

It has been determined that there are similar manuscript collections about this lithograph available elsewhere.

LCSH Subject Headings:

Mankato (Minn.)--History.
Executions and executioners.
Dakota Indians--Wars, 1862-1865.
Dakota Indians -- Wars, 1862-1865 -- Views.