Dakota War Of 1862 The Aftermath

-Noah Fogelstrom


The settlers wanted to see Dakota punished.


39 Dakota approved by Abraham Lincoln.

Forced marches and imprisonment

300 Dakota moved to prison camp in Iowa.

Trials and Hangings

38 Dakota hanged together December 26, 1862


1863 25$ bounty for scalp of any Dakota in MN.

Exile/internment camps

1700 Dakota are marched to Fort Snelling. Disease, illness, attack killed 100-200 Dakota during winter of 1862. All Dakota are exiled [forced to leave] MN.