Apistoka, at Fort Snelling prison camp.

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Titles Apistoka, at Fort Snelling prison camp. (Supplied Title)
Quantity 1 photoprint
Format Content Category: photographs
Format: photoprint
Colorization: black and white
Physical Support: paper
Creation Photographer: Upton, Benjamin Franklin
Subjects Apistoka
Indians. Dakota. Santee. Individuals.
U.S.-Dakota War of 1862.
Places Subject: Dakota Internment Camp at Fort Snelling, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 1862 - 1863
Content: 1862 - 1863
Restrictions Original image removed for preservation. Access to originals requires permission from the Sound & Visual Curator.
Holding Type Photographs
Identifiers E91.1A r6 ORIGINAL (Locator Number)
E91.1A r6 (Use Copy Locator Number)
14319 (Negative Number)

User Comments

  • Valerie Rose on July 28, 2020 04:04:27 PM
    Are all the photos on this site and on this page ( https://www.mnhs.org/fortsnelling/learn/us-dakota-war ) public domain since MNHS is a government entity? Can I use these photos in my film? Do I need any special permissions? Thank you.
  • Photo and Art Database Admin on August 6, 2020 06:32:22 PM
    Thank you for your interest and your patience. Please see the Gale Family Library's page for contact information and the services that are available during this time: http://sites.mnhs.org/library/research-self-help-during-covid-19

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