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

Settlers Flock to Minnesota

Clip: Special | 7m 44s | Video has closed captioning.

Immigrating families, looking for new beginnings, flood the Minnesota Territory. The dramatic increase in population leads settlers to locate near and in Dakota land. The government ignored Dakota protestations. Guests: Matt Boisen, Scott W. Berg, Erickson Family, Jamie Erickson, Katherine Beane, Trinidad Rangel, Ramona Kitto Stately, Reverend Henry Campbell, Mary Wingerd, Ph.D.

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.