2017 Events

The people of Minnesota continue to commemorate the anniversary of the 1862 Dakota Uprising. We will be updating this page as more events become known. If you know of other events in 2017, please email Jan Klein.

The Brown County Historical Society (BCHS) and New Ulm Public Library are partnering to offer a week of events commemorating the U.S.-Dakota War on Aug. 21-27. This year marks the 155th anniversary, and events include historical and cultural presentations, as well as a New Ulm City Cemetery tour. Go to:  http://www.nujournal.com/news/local-news/2017/08/09/off-the-shelf-2017-u-s-dakota-war-commemoration-week/

Brown County Poster

• If you wish to read depredation claims from the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862, go to: http://www.browncountyhistorymn.org

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Family and Friends of Dakota Uprising Victims: http://www.dakotavictims1862.com