The Past Is Alive Within Us: The U.S.- Dakota Conflict

Exile: Forced March, Internment and Relocation

Clip: Special | 11m 6s | Video has closed captioning.

Many Dakota who had taken no part in the war were marched to the concentration camp below Fort Snelling. Angry, armed mobs attacked the marchers. Those that survived the march and the concentration camp were loaded onto steamboats and exiled from Minnesota. Today, descendants commemorate those on the forced by recreating the march. Guests: Katherine Beane, Sandra Geshick, Harry Running...

Aired: 12/26/13

Rating: NR

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The Past Is Alive Within Us: The U.S.- Dakota Conflict is a local public television program presented by TPT.