The Sioux Uprising of 1862

The Sioux Uprising of 1862 was an event that shaped the Minnesota River Valley and Minnesota alike. It had a significant effect on the settlers and on the future of the Native Americans in this area.

Below are the links to the different parts of our Web Page.

The Cause

How It Started

Day-by-Day Account of the Uprising

Biography of Little Crow

Biography of John Other Day

List of People John Other Day Saved



Casualties of the War

Details and Interesting Facts

Sources and Links

This Web Page was designed by Katie Ginkel, Tonya Hofmeister and Keith Bartusek

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