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Presentation: Minnesota’s 1863 Frontier Outposts


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

Location
Gideon and Agnes Pond House

Categories


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

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

Sponsor
Pond Dakota Heritage Society