Narrator Theme Topics Keywords Type
Dr. Clifford Canku Hopefully it would not happen to other people. 1862 Perspectives on 1862, Spirituality, Mankato Hangings Men, Superman, Mankato, Hangings Oral History
Judith Anywaush “If you just give me a hand up, I know that I can make it.” 1862 Aftermath of 1862, Fort Snelling, Family in 1862, Crow Creek, Punitive Expeditions, Abraham Lincoln, Mankato Hangings Fort Snelling, Expendable, Wechankpeotowe (Many Stars Woman), Crow Creek, Soup, Bishop Whipple, Steamboat, Military, Soldiers, Survival Oral History
John LaBatte I believe in understanding on both sides 1862 Perspectives on 1862, Leaders in War, Mankato Hangings, Oral History, Marches Ramsey, Guilt, Marches, Soldiers Oral History
Frederick Juni I think it's a blemish on our local history 1862 Aftermath of 1862, Mankato Hangings, Abraham Lincoln Mankato, Hangings, Lincoln Oral History
Sandra Geshick They sacrificed so we can have what we have today 1862 Aftermath of 1862, Family in 1862, Mankato Hangings, Davenport Prison, Crow Creek Mankato, Davenport, Crow Creek, Flandreau, Bloomington, Lower Sioux Community, Sacrifice Oral History
John LaBatte Do you think they would have stopped to have trials? 1862 Aftermath of 1862, Dakota Exile/Diaspora, Mankato Hangings, Abraham Lincoln, Forced Marches Dakota Exile/Diaspora, Mankato, Hangings, Lincoln, March Oral History
LaVonne Swenson That was their last song 1862 Aftermath of 1862, Mankato Hangings Mankato, Hangings Oral History
Dallas Ross They are looking there and they don’t really truly understand what happened. 1862 Mankato, Mankato Hangings Land, Mankato Oral History
Dr. Elden Lawrence It would serve as a memorial to the people that were there 1862 Aftermath of 1862, Fort Snelling, Mankato Hangings Fort Snelling, Hangings Oral History
Dr. Elden Lawrence The depth of the water is 3.8 feet 1862 Aftermath of 1862, Mankato Hangings Hangings Oral History
Pamela Halverson We commemorate them every day. 1862 Ways of Commemorating, Mankato Hangings, Education for Understanding Honor, History, Education, Commemoration Oral History
Beverly Wakeman There was not any marking to show where this was 1862 Mankato Hangings Mankato, Commemoration Oral History
Water In The Rain featuring Amos Owen 1862 Aftermath of 1862, Mankato Hangings Mankato Hanging, Aftermath, Commemoration Share Your Story

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