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Lincoln and the Sioux uprising of 1862

by Hank H. Cox

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Published by Cumberland House in Nashville, Tenn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Relations with Dakota Indians.,
    • Dakota Indians -- Wars, 1862-1865.,
    • Dakota Indians -- Government relations.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementHank H. Cox.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE83.86 .C78 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3396262M
      ISBN 101581824572
      LC Control Number2005008478
      OCLC/WorldCa58789270

      The Dakota War of , (or the Sioux Uprising) began in a southern area of Minnesota near the present city of Mankato. In a location near the Minnesota River, a hunting party of four Dakota Sioux killed five white settlers. It was the spark that flared a wide scale decision by the Dakota Sioux to bring full-scale war against the United States. Dakota Sioux Uprising () This clash began in when the Dakota people launched a major uprising in Minnesota led by Chief Little Crow. They had agreed to live on a reservation in exchange for annual payments from the government.

      Decem Perhaps this powerful and important story is not better known because the incident is referred to by many names: the Dakota War of , the Sioux Uprising, the Dakota Uprising, the Sioux Outbreak of , the Dakota Conflict, the U.S.-Dakota War of , and Little Crow’s War. The flashpoint of the Dakota Sioux uprising was the murder of five settlers by four Indian braves. Tensions had been rising because of the late payment of annuities (due from the government according to Treaties of and , by which the Sioux ceded much of their land).

        On Decem , the 38 Sioux determined by Lincoln and the two Administration lawyers to be guilty of capitol crimes from an original list of , were hanged. Following the executions there was widspread dissension in Minnesota for Lincoln's failure to execute all prisoners which reflected in the state's Republican party's vote. Sioux War and Massacres of and by Isaac V. D. Heard and Dakota War Whoop, or, Indian William E. Lass Setting the scene: Francis D. Millet’s rendition of the Treaty of Traverse des Sioux, in which the U.S. obtained much of what would become southern Minnesota from the Dakota. Millet’s oil hangs in the Governor’sFile Size: 1MB.


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This item: Lincoln and the Sioux Uprising of by Hank H. Cox Paperback $ Ships from and sold by FREE Shipping on orders over $ Details. The Dakota War of Minnesota's Other Civil War by Kenneth Carley Paperback /5(12).

Known as the Minnesota Uprising or the Sioux Uprising, it cost the lives of perhaps settlers, government agents and soldiers and led to Sioux warriors receiving a hanging sentence. Only 39 of the condemned actually hanged at Mankato, Minn., on Decemthanks to Lincoln’s intervention, but that was still the largest mass Author: Historynet Staff.

His book, "Lincoln and the Sioux Uprising of ," attempts to fill this historical void. Cox has written an entertaining and easily read narrative of the Sioux uprising, alternating between events in Minnesota and juxtaposing them against those of Washington and the battlefields to the south and east/5.

Get this from a library. Lincoln and the Sioux uprising of [Hank H Cox] -- "On the bright Sunday morning of Augfour Sioux warriors emerged from the Big Woods northwest of St.

Paul, Minnesota, on their way home from an unsuccessful hunt. When they came upon the. Lincoln and the Sioux Uprising of book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Story of the Sioux uprising of along the /5. Hank Cox was interviewed about his book [Lincoln and the Sioux Uprising of ], published by Cumberland House Publishing.

It chronicles how President Lincoln dealt with an Indian rebellion in. Camera and Sketchbook: Witnesses to the Sioux Uprising of Volunteer soldiers Adrian J.

Ebell (), a pioneering photojournalist, and Albert Colgrave (), a professional graphic artist, tell their own versions of the war in words and images. In Minnesota, more than Santee Sioux are found guilty of raping and murdering Anglo settlers and are sentenced to hang.A month later, President Abraham Lincoln commuted all.

The lecture, “Lincoln, the Power of Pardon, and the Sioux Uprising,” is free and open to the public. The lecture will be presented by Roger Billings, professor emeritus at Northern. His book, Lincoln and the Sioux Uprising ofattempts to fill this historical void.

Cox has written an entertaining and easily read narrative of the Sioux uprising, alternating between events in Minnesota and juxtaposing them against those of Washington and the battlefields to the south and east.

A generally acceptable book on the Dakota War. ('Sioux' is a Chippewa word meaning 'Snake in the Grass') Lincoln was faced with a decision: Would he confirm the death sentences of Dakota warriors and hang them, while newspapers in the South said if he did that they (officers in /5(4).

The Dakota War of involved a violent uprising by Dakota Sioux tribal members in Minnesota in response to hunger and privation as well as treaty violations on the part of the United States. Sioux Uprising, Lincoln, Abraham, -- -- Relations with Dakota Indians., Lincoln at the Library Roger Billings, professor emeritus at Northern Kentucky University’s Salmon P.

Chase College of Law discusses the Sioux Uprising in Minnesota, which resulted in the deaths of hundreds of settlers and interrupted Union Army. The hanging, following trials which condemned over three hundred participants in the Dakota Conflict, stands as the largest mass execution in American history.

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Due to COVID, orders may be delayed/5(3). This is the second book I've read about the Dakota War of (aka Great Sioux Uprising) in preparation for a Road Scholar trip to the area around Pipestone, MN.

This one was much more detailed and many of the details were gory in the extreme/5. Buy Lincoln and the Sioux Uprising of by Hank H. Cox (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(12).

Finally, over a month after the outbreak of the Sioux uprising, Lincoln responded, assigning Gen. John Pope, fresh from his defeat at Bull Run, the task of ending the uprising.

A pompous, self-righteous man, Pope declared his “purpose to utterly exterminate the Sioux. A Sioux uprising in culminated in a mass hanging at Mankato on Decem when 38 Sioux were executed for having massacred white settlers (President Abraham Lincoln reduced the number from more than sentenced to death); the execution spot is marked by a monument.

Decem On the day after Christmas, in Mankato, Minnesota, thirty-eight Indians were hanged on the order of President Lincoln. This event stands today as the greatest mass execution in the history of the United States. In Over The Earth I Come, Duane Schultz brilliantly retells one of America's most violent and bloody events--the Great Sioux Uprising of.

In September Lincoln’s attention was diverted from the day to day operations of the Civil War to an uprising among the Sioux Indians of Minnesota. In the U.S. government signed two treaties with the Sioux for large portions of the Minnesota Territory in exchange for compensation in the form of annuity cash payments and trade goods.

He will die with you.” With that simple statement, the Great Sioux Uprising of began. Financial Pressures on the Sioux. The origins of the uprising could be traced to a series of ill-advised treaties the Indians had signed in the s. The first pacts were signed at Traverse des Sioux and Mendota in Lincoln and the Sioux Uprising of Cumberland House Publishing, Paperback.

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