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|Material Type:||Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Computer File, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Alexander Ramsey; Minnesota. Governor (1860-1863 : Ramsey)
|Notes:||Urging forbearance in the case involving approximately 300 Sioux Indians, who were tried by a military tribunal, convicted, and sentenced to hang, for their participation in the Sioux uprising in Minnesota in 1862. "I appeal then to the good sense of the people to await patiently and peacefully the due course of law." Eventually, thirty-eight Indians and half-breeds were hung in mass execution at Mankato on Dec. 26, 1862.
Signed: Alexander Ramsey. By the governor: D. Blakely, secretary of state.
Text in two columns; printed area measures 19.4 x 11.1 cm.
|Description:||1 online resource (1 sheet ( pages)).|
|Series Title:||Archive of Americana.; American broadsides and ephemera., Series 1 ;, no. 11279.|
- Dakota Indians -- Wars, 1862-1865.
- Indians of North America -- Minnesota.
- Executions and executioners -- Minnesota.
- Indian criminals -- Minnesota.
- Disorderly conduct -- Minnesota.
- Internet resources.
- Disorderly conduct.
- Executions and executioners.
- Indian criminals.
- Indians of North America.