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U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 Oral History Project: Interview with LaVonne Swenson
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: LaVonne Swenson was born in Pipestone, Minnesota on August 22, 1948 to Thomas and Iola Jean Columbus. She is enrolled as a member of the Lower Sioux Community and lives on the Lower Sioux Reservation. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: 1862 and Aftermath, Remembering the War, War Locations, Education, Dakota Contributions to the U.S.
Quantity 8 digital file
38 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 02:11:39 minutes running time
Creation Interviewer: Locke, Deborah
Narrator: Swenson, LaVonne
Made in Morton, Renville County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Dakota Indians
U.S.-Dakota War of 1862
Made in Morton, Renville County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 02/15/2011
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Accession Number AV2011.45.31
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 Oral History Project'