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U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 Oral History Project: Interview with Elden Lawrence
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Elden Lawrence was born in Sisseton, South Dakota in 1936 to Melvin and Marie Lawrence. He lives on the Sisseton Wahpeton Reservation near Peever, South Dakota. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Growing Up Dakota, Dakota Social Structure, Dakota in the Service, Continuing Education,Lorenzo Lawrence, 1862 and Aftermath, Dakota Life Today, Inter-Cultural Relationships, U.S. Indian History, U.S. Indian Policies, Treaties, Commemoration.
Quantity 7 digital file
39 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 03:00:44 minutes running time
Creation Interviewer: Locke, Deborah
Narrator: Lawrence, Dr. Elden
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: 04/12/2011
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Accession Number AV2011.45.19
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 Elden Lawrence, Clip 1'