1862 commemorative bandana

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Titles 1862 commemorative bandana
Description A bandana neckerchief with text reading "REMEMBER THE 38 / DECEMBER 26, 1862", circa 1997. The bandana features a four winds design encircled by 38 eagle feathers, each naming one of the thirty-eight Dakota Indians hanged at Mankato on December 26, 1862 following the 1862 U.S. - Dakota War. The bandana was designed by Clement Paul "Babe" Whipple of Omaha, Nebraska, possibly commemorating the dedication of the limestone buffalo carving at Reconciliation Park in Mankato, Minnesota.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 21 inches length
21 inches width
Nomenclature neckerchief
Materials cotton (textile)
Creation Designed by: Whipple, Clement Paul
Designed in: Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, United States
Designed by: Dakota Indians
Subjects Mankato, Blue Earth County, Minnesota, United States
U.S.-Dakota War of 1862
Indian. Communication
Clothing. Unisex Clothing & Accessories
Dates Use: Approximately 1997
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 2007.82.1 (Accession Number)

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