Minnesota Experience

Dakota Conflict

Season 3 Episode 8 | 57m 18s | Video has closed captioning.

In 1862, a fierce battle, formerly known as the Sioux Uprising, broke out between Minnesota's white European settlers and its Dakota Indian population. By the end of the year, hundreds of settlers and Dakota were dead, thousands of Dakota were imprisoned and exiled, and 38 Dakota were hanged. The story of the violent chapter in America's history, its causes and aftermath is explored.

Aired: 12/28/20

Rating: NR

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