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Program and Tours: Women and Fort Ridgely in the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862


Date/Time
Date(s) - 11/20/2022
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Location
Gideon and Agnes Pond House

Categories


Mary Bakeman will relate how newly widowed frontier mothers and their children sought refuge at Fort Ridgely after surviving raids at the beginning of the U.S.–Dakota War of 1862. The annual meeting of the Pond Dakota Heritage Society will follow.

House Tour
Masks welcome but not required.
1:30 pm

Program
2:00-3:00 pm

FREE parking

Sponsor
Pond Dakota Heritage Society