“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota

Clickable Map of Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Lac qui Parle County, MN (7) Big Stone County, MN (8) Chippewa County, MN (12) Swift County, MN (3) Yellow Medicine County, MN (20) Deuel County, SD (3) Grant County, SD (7)  LacquiParleCounty(7) Lac qui Parle County (7)  BigStoneCounty(8) Big Stone County (8)  ChippewaCounty(12) Chippewa County (12)  SwiftCounty(3) Swift County (3)  YellowMedicineCounty(20) Yellow Medicine County (20)  DeuelCountySouth Dakota(3) Deuel County (3)  GrantCounty(7) Grant County (7)
Madison is the county seat for Lac qui Parle County
Adjacent to Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota
      Big Stone County (8)  
      Chippewa County (12)  
      Swift County (3)  
      Yellow Medicine County (20)  
      Deuel County, South Dakota (3)  
      Grant County, South Dakota (7)  
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1Minnesota, Lac qui Parle County, Bellingham — Ancient Exposed Rock
About 13,000 years ago, glacial melt water that collected in a basin named Glacial Lake Agassiz burst through a natural earthen dike creating a huge torrent of water that carved the Minnesota River Valley as we see it today. There are . . . Map (db m169925) HM
2Minnesota, Lac Qui Parle County, Madison — Madison Minnesota Veterans' MemorialIn Memoriam
We honor the Madison area servicemen who gave their lives in foreign Wars to protect our nation's freedom.Map (db m101732) HM
3Minnesota, Lac qui Parle County, Montevideo — LP-CAM-003 — Camp Release
On September 26, 1862, 91 whites and about 150 mixed-blood captives, some of whom had been prisoners of the Dakota Indians for more than a month, were returned to Colonel Henry H. Sibley's military camp, later joyfully known as Camp Release. In the . . . Map (db m69118) HM
4Minnesota, Lac qui Parle County, Montevideo — 6 — Camp Release State Monument
Southern side: Camp Release Eastern side: Battles  Redwood Aug. 18, 1862.   Fort Ridgely Aug. 20.-22.    New Ulm Aug. 23.-24.     Birch Coulee Sept. 2.      Fort Abercrombie Sept. 6.       Wood Lake Sept. . . . Map (db m69158) HM
5Minnesota, Lac qui Parle County, Montevideo — Captives Released
On September 26, 1862, the 270 men, women and children taken captive by the Dakota during the war were released to military commander Henry H. Sibley at this site, known from that time on as Camp Release. Years later at the . . . Map (db m71384) HM
6Minnesota, Lac qui Parle County, Montevideo — Maza śa Protected His Village
Experience showed Dakota Chief Maza śa (Red Iron) that it did little good to stand in the way of the U.S. government. He had opposed the 1851 Treaty of Traverse des Sioux but, in the end, had little choice when he and other Dakota . . . Map (db m164642) HM
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7Minnesota, Lac qui Parle County, Montevideo — Tried and Sentenced
Just two days after the captives were turned over, the brief military trials of the Dakota who had taken part in the fighting began here at Camp Release on September 28, 1862. The trials moved to the Redwood (Lower Sioux) Agency on . . . Map (db m71437) HM
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Apr. 2, 2023