Friday, September 28, 2012

Blood on the Praiire A Novel of the Siioux Uprising, Dakota Conflict, American Civil War, Timeline

 September 28, 1862, exactly 150 years ago this date - Sibley appoints a five-member military commission to "try summarily" Dakota for "murder and other outrages" committed against Americans.  Sixteen trials take place the same day.  Ten Dakota are convicted and sentenced to be hanged, six are acquitted.  Over the next six weeks, 393 Dakota are tried.

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