U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 Oral History Project: Interview with John LaBatte

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Titles U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 Oral History Project: Interview with John LaBatte
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: John LaBatte lives in New Ulm, Minnesota but grew up in Minneapolis, Wyoming, Minnesota, and Robbinsdale. He is of Dakota and White descent. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Settlers in War, Remembering 1862, Minnesota Historical Society, Forced Conversion, Missionaries, Causes of War, Dakota/Trader Relations, Kinship, Dakota vs. Christian Spirituality, Dakota Warfare, Violence, Mankato Hangings, Remembering 1862, Teaching the War of 1862, Fur Trade, Treaties.
Quantity 4 digital file
19 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:18:28 minutes running time
Creation Interviewer: Locke, Deborah
Interviewee: LaBatte, John
Made in: New Ulm, Brown County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Dakota Indians
U.S.-Dakota War of 1862
Dates Creation: 05/31/2011
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers (Library Call Number)
AV2011.45.17 (Accession Number)
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 Oral History Project'


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