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Presentation: Minnesota’s 1863 Frontier Outposts

Date(s) - 10/16/2016
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Gideon and Agnes Pond House


Thomas Shaw will talk about his new research on the outposts set up in Minnesota to intercept Dakota war parties after the 1862 U.S./Dakota War. His research is based on letters sent home from the men stationed along the frontier. Thomas is a researcher in early Minnesota history and was an assistant manager at Historic Fort Snelling for 20 years.

House Tours
1:30 and 3:30 pm

$2 suggested donation
FREE for youth through high school and PDHS members
FREE parking

Pond Dakota Heritage Society