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U.S.-Dakota War Year of Reconciliation button

Circular paper button with '125th ANNIVERSARY of the/ DAKOTA WAR OF 1862' printed around border. In center are two scrolled banners with '1987 Year of/ Reconciliation'.

ID Number: 1988.325.1

This button was produced in 1987 as part of the 125th anniversary of the war, the “Year of Reconciliation.” How does this item differ from similar ones produced decades before?

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U.S.-Dakota War Year of Reconciliation button
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