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

War

Clip: Special | 4m 56s | Video has closed captioning.

Governor Alexander Ramsey appointed former Governor Henry Hastings Sibley to lead soldiers against the Dakota. During the conflict, between four and six hundred white civilians and soldiers were killed. While the majority of Dakota had no involvement in the war, the Dakota people would suffer greatly during the conflict and after.

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.