Photos: The Dakota War, then and now


Dakota Walk to Minnesota
1 Dakota Walk to Minnesota 
Horse riders
2 Horse riders 
Dakota war anniversary event
3 Dakota war anniversary event 
John Biewen, Gwen Westerman
4 John Biewen, Gwen Westerman 
Two Dakota chiefs
5 Two Dakota chiefs 
Painting of 1851 treaty signing
6 Painting of 1851 treaty signing 
Ben Leonard
7 Ben Leonard 
Execution of 38 Dakota Indians
8 Execution of 38 Dakota Indians 
Historian Mary Wingerd
9 Historian Mary Wingerd 
Sibley and Ramsey
10 Sibley and Ramsey 
Lower Sioux Agency
11 Lower Sioux Agency 
Battle of Birch Coulee
12 Battle of Birch Coulee 
Biewen in Mankato
13 Biewen in Mankato 
Fort Snelling
14 Fort Snelling 
Etching of Mankato hanging
15 Etching of Mankato hanging 
Nick Coleman
16 Nick Coleman 
Gwen and her husband
17 Gwen and her husband 
Mankato sixth-grade class
18 Mankato sixth-grade class 
Students at pow wow
19 Students at pow wow 
How to make 'smudge'
20 How to make 'smudge' 
Legacy of Survival event
21 Legacy of Survival event 
Lacrosse warmup
22 Lacrosse warmup 
Drum group
23 Drum group 
Came from Nebraska
24 Came from Nebraska 
Runner
25 Runner 
Leading the walk
26 Leading the walk 
Horse riders
27 Horse riders 
Drum song
28 Drum song 
History Center exhibit
29 History Center exhibit 
Biewen and Westerman in Mankato
30 Biewen and Westerman in Mankato 
Pow wow dancer
31 Pow wow dancer 
Dakota dancer
32 Dakota dancer