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1862 commemorative bandana

A bandana neckerchief with text reading "REMEMBER THE 38 / DECEMBER 26, 1862", circa 1997. The bandana features a four winds design encircled by 38 eagle feathers, each naming one of the thirty-eight Dakota Indians hanged at Mankato on December 26, 1862 following the 1862 U.S. - Dakota War. The bandana was designed by Clement Paul "Babe" Whipple of Omaha, Nebraska, possibly commemorating the dedication of the limestone buffalo carving at Reconciliation Park in Mankato, Minnesota.

ID Number: 2007.82.1

The bandana features a four winds design encircled by 38 eagle feathers, each naming one of the thirty-eight Dakota Indians hanged at Mankato on December 26, 1862. The bandana was designed by Clement Paul "Babe" Whipple, possibly commemorating the dedica

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1862 commemorative bandana
Memories of War U.S. Military Non-Combatants Dakota "Peace Party" Dakota Soldiers