Letter to the editor of the St. Paul Pioneer

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Titles Letter to the editor of the St. Paul Pioneer ("The Indians and Half-Breeds from Fort Snelling) from R. [surname unknown], March 7, 1863
Description This letter to the editor of the St. Paul Pioneer dated March 7, 1863 and written by an author identified only as R. (possibly Stephen Riggs) addresses the role of "friendly" Indians and "half-breeds" in the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862, at subsequent trails, and at the internment camp at Fort Snelling.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: text
Subjects Recipient: St. Paul Pioneer
Sibley, Henry Hastings
Ramsey, Alexander
Sioux Indians
Fort Snelling, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Fort Ridgely, Nicollet County, Minnesota, United States
Fort Snelling Dakota Internment Camp
Native Americans
Dakota Indians
Places Subject: Dakota Internment Camp at Fort Snelling, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: Exactly 03/07/1863
Notes Forms part of Stephen R. Riggs and family papers, 1837-1988 (bulk 1837-1869). View finding aid at http://www.mnhs.org/library/findaids/00797.xml

Holding Type Manuscripts - Component - Item
Identifiers 990017336890104294 (Alma System Number)
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  • Ron Roizen on March 14, 2018 02:46:40 PM
    Would appreciate a copy of this too.
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