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|Material Type:||Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, 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.
|Reproduction Notes:||Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2005. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (American broadsides and ephemera. Series 1 ; no. 11279).|
|Description:||1 sheet ( p.) ; 27 x 17 cm.|
|Series Title:||Archive of Americana.; American broadsides and ephemera., Series 1 ;, no. 11279.|