A Financial Outlook on the Dakota War with Dan Munson
This Event Occurred in the Past.
Brown County Historical Society (BCHS), Sleepy Eye Area Historical Society and New Ulm Public Library (NUPL) are sponsoring a number of events to commemorate the 156th anniversary of the U.S.-Dakota War the week of August 22-26. Dan Munson will present “A Financial Outlook on the Dakota War” at the BCHS Annex (2 N Broadway) on Thursday, August 23 at 12 p.m. Munson is a graduate of the University of Minnesota and a student of Minnesota history and financial history. His writings have appeared in Barron’s and various history magazines. He is the author of a book about the Dakota War titled “Malice Toward None: Abraham Lincoln, the Civil War, the Homestead Act, and the Massacre – and Inspiring Survival – of the Kochendorfers, A Minnesota History.”
This free program is open to the public; seating is first come, first served. Call 507-233-2620 for more information.