Fort Ridgely John LaBatte Program and Battlefield Tour 30 Jun 14
When: Back to Calendar » July 5, 2014 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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The causes of the US Dakota War in 1862 were many and complicated Independent Historian John LaBatte will examine these. At least nine of John’s Dakota and white ancestors were involved in the US Dakota War of 1862. 

Join John LaBatte for the 1pm program and again for the 2:30pm battlefield tour. 

Join us from 12-4pm for this event on Saturday, July 5. Admission if $5/adults; $3/seniors, students with ID and children 6-17; MNHS and NCHS members are free.

Fort Ridgely is located within the State Park, seven miles south of Fairfax and eleven miles north of Sleepy Eye on Minnesota Highway 4.