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The Past Is Alive Within Us: The U.S.- Dakota Conflict

Video duration: 1:56:54Video has closed captioning.

This documentary examines one of the most difficult chapters of Minnesota’s history: the state’s involvement in the Dakota War as the Civil War was simultaneously raging. It’s a mix of historical information & contemporary stories & is designed to build a better understanding of historical interpretation & encourage critical thinking. It will look at the subject through the lens of public memory.

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TPT Documentaries

State Fair Stories

Dive into this slice-of-life documentary from the Great Minnesota Get-Together!

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State Fair Stories

57:34

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TPT Documentaries

Lost Twin Cities 4

Lost chapters of the past are recalled in Lost Twin Cities 4.

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Lost Twin Cities 4

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TPT Documentaries

Through a Soldier's Eyes

Follow along as a Minnesota soldier travels to Italy.

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Through a Soldier's Eyes

26:40

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TPT Documentaries

Never Stop Singing

Minnesota is renowned for its outstanding choral music at all levels.

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Never Stop Singing

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TPT Documentaries

Believe in Youth | Darnell Mosley

A Minneapolis student explores definitions of cultural identity and ideas of achievement.

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Believe in Youth | Darnell Mosley

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TPT Documentaries

Believe in Youth | Shalom Weatherspoon

A Minneapolis student explores definitions of cultural identity and ideas of achievement.

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Believe in Youth | Shalom Weatherspoon

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TPT Documentaries

Kevin Kling: Lost & Found Preview

Kevin Kling is a Minnesota humorist/playwright/storyteller. Premieres Nov 16 at 9pm

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Kevin Kling: Lost & Found Preview

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TPT Documentaries

US-Dakota Conflict Web Extra - Little Crow Remains

David Beaulieu talks about what happened to Little Crow's remains.

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US-Dakota Conflict Web Extra - Little Crow Remains

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TPT Documentaries

US-Dakota Conflict Web Extra - Ben Leonard on Treaties

Ben Leonard talks about the 1851 Treaties with the Dakota Nation.

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US-Dakota Conflict Web Extra - Ben Leonard on Treaties

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TPT Documentaries

US-Dakota Conflict Web Extra - Dakota 38 Dec. 26, 2012 Event

Commemoration on 150th anniversary of hanging of 38 Dakota, dedication of new memorial.

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US-Dakota Conflict Web Extra - Dakota 38 Dec. 26, 2012 Event

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TPT Documentaries

US-Dakota Conflict Web Extra - Extended Mankato Powwow

More footage from Sept. 2012 Mahkato Wacipi, a weekend of remembering & reconciliation.

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US-Dakota Conflict Web Extra - Extended Mankato Powwow

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TPT Documentaries

US-Dakota Conflict Web Extra - MNHS on NAGPRA & More

Info about NAGPRA, how items came into MHS collection, & how roles have changed over time.

US-Dakota Conflict Web Extra - MNHS on NAGPRA & More

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