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U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 Oral History Project: Interview with Robert Beussman
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Robert Beussman was born in Springfield, Minnesota on May 21, 1945 to Rufina and Edwin Beussman. He lives in New Ulm, Minnesota and was an elementary school teacher before becoming Mayor of New Ulm, Minnesota. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Growing Up, 1862 and Causes, Settlers in War, Weapons, Assimilation and Conversion, Germans, Misperceptions, Persecution and Prejudice.
Quantity 4 digital file
13 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:19:14 minutes running time
Creation Interviewer: Locke, Deborah
Narrator: Beussman, Robert
Made in New Ulm, Brown County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Dakota Indians
U.S.-Dakota War of 1862
Made in New Ulm, Brown County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 08/10/2011
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Accession Number AV2011.45.4
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 Oral History Project'
Program Use Material - Historic Sites, MHS Program Use, digital file: 'Fort Snelling Classroom Project: Interview with Robert Beussman, Clip 1'