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“The Fog of War: Perceptions and Realities of the US-Dakota War of 1862”

Posted on: Dec 28 2017 by admin

Thursday, January 18
7 pm
With Tim Madigan

Historian/Educator Tim Madigan will offer his PowerPoint presentation about this tragic time in Minnesota history. He will lay out the time-frame and explain various reasons and events leading up to the war, which resulted in the deaths of several hundred settlers, Native Americans and soldiers in 1862 in Minnesota.

This program will be held at the Carlander Family room at the Rice County Historical Society, 1814 2nd Ave NW, Faribault.  Admission is $3.00/Non-Members. Free for RCHS Members.

Reservations are not needed but are encouraged. To register or find out more information, please call the museum at 507-332-2121.

Note: To learn more about the war, visit: The US-Dakota War of 1862 at MNHS