Resources

U.S. – Dakota War of 1862 bibliography,

selected and organized by Dr. John Isch, Professor Emeritus, for the BCHS. This is a great resource to utilize to help find more books and articles regarding the war, to help elevate and educate. It can be downloaded HERE

DEPREDATION CLAIMS RESULTING FROM
THE U.S.-DAKOTA WAR OF 1862

The research and compilation of these Depredation Claims is made possible by a Legacy grant.

INDEX TO DEPREDATION CLAIMS RESULTING FROM THE
U.S.-DAKOTA WAR OF 1862 : This file is available for downloading and viewing. Please check back as we continue to compile claims. Download available in Numerical Order and Alphabetical Order.

INDEX TO ANCILLARY INFORMATION RELATING TO THE
U.S.-DAKOTA WAR OF 1862 : This file is available for downloading and viewing. Please check back as we continue to compile information. This file can be downloaded here with instructions on how to read the index.

Friends of the Brown County Historical Society + Interesting Links

New Ulm Public Library // We often co-host events with the public library including speakers, author visits, and children’s programming. Open Monday – Thursday 9:30 am – 8 pm Friday – Saturday 9:30 am – 5 pm

Wanda Gag House Association // The Wanda Gag House is a chapter of the Brown County Historical Society and a immensely valuable tourist and educational attraction in its own right. Open May 15th, 2017 – November 2017 (check site for the opening and closing each season). Tours available year-round by appointment 507.359.2632 Saturdays 10 am-4 pm Sundays  11 am-2 pm

Sleepy Eye Historical Society // SEHS operates in the Sleepy Eye Depot and is open  May – November. Tuesday – Saturday 10am-4pm. Contact them for exact seasonal opening and closing dates.

Springfield Area Historical Society // SAHS is open by appointment only through May with the exception of these holiday hours found here.

New Ulm Chamber of Commerce // The Chamber of Commerce is an excellent resource for information about New Ulm as well as up-and-coming events. They host and plan many major events throughout the year as well as setting up city wide tours for groups.

Family & Friends of the Dakota Uprising // The Family & Friends of the Dakota Uprising site is an informational website based on the events that occurred in Renville County, MN in August of 1862.