TPT Documentaries

US-Dakota Conflict Web Extra - Extended Mankato Powwow

Clip | 5m 12s

More footage from September 2012 Mahkato Wacipi, a weekend of dancing, singing, remembering, & reconciliation. An event that began in September 1972 out of a friendship between Mankato businessmen Bud Lawrence and Jim Buckley, and Dakota Spiritual Leader Amos Owen. This event is meant to honor the 38 Dakota who were hanged in Mankato on Dec. 26, 1862 & to share a wider knowledge of Dakota culture.

Aired: 12/26/13

Rating: NR

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