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Alysa Landry
4/19/16
Editor's Note: Headline has been changed to reflect the full scope of the story and policies enacted by Lincoln...
Dakota 38 Mankato Massacre
Konnie LeMay
12/26/15
A ghost of Christmas past haunts the Dakota to this day—the ghost of a great injustice to 38 men hanged the day after Christmas in 1862, of injustice to 265 others also convicted i...
ICTMN Staff
12/23/15
It has been 153 years since the largest mass execution ever seen in the United States took place on December 26, 1862...
Eastman Buffalo Winter
NMAI
1/7/15
The Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian will host the traveling exhibition, “Commemorating Controversy: The Dakota–U.S...
Dakota 38 Riders 2014
ICTMN Staff
12/16/14
The 330-mile memorial ride began at the Lower Brule Reservation on December 10...
ICTMN Staff
8/7/14
This Date in Native History: Today marks the beginning of the 150th anniversary of the Battle of the Badlands, which began on August 7, 1864 between present-day Medora and Sentinel...
National Park Service
7/24/14
The National Park Service has awarded 21 preservation grants totaling more than $1.3 million to help preserve, protect, document and interpret America’s significant battlefield lan...

It’s nearly that time of year. No, not Christmas—well, that too, but it’s nearly December 26.

Konnie LeMay
11/5/13
This Date in Native History: On November 5, 1862, a five-man military commission convicted 319 Dakota men in connection with a series of armed conflicts in southwestern Minnesota...
Christina Rose
8/17/13
This Date in Native History: On August 17, 1862, after a summer season of failed crops and diminished lands, the Dakota Uprising commenced when the U.S...

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