Granite Falls is the county seat for Yellow Medicine County
Echo is in Yellow Medicine County
Yellow Medicine County(20) ► ADJACENT TO YELLOW MEDICINE COUNTY Chippewa County(12) ► Lac qui Parle County(7) ► Lincoln County(1) ► Lyon County(2) ► Redwood County(19) ► Renville County(44) ► Deuel County, South Dakota(3) ►
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In mid-September, 1862, more than 1,600 soldiers commanded by Colonel Henry Sibley marched northwest from Fort Ridgely into the Minnesota River Valley with an aim to end the U.S.-Dakota War. Word of that movement reached the Dakota soldiers’ lodge . . . — — Map (db m69099) HM
Northern side: To the memory of the men who here lost their lives in an engagement between Minnesota volunteer soldiers and the Sioux Indians Sept. 23, 1862.
Wood Lake Battlefield
Eastern side: Anthony C. Collins • . . . — — Map (db m69179) HM