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Execution of the Thirty Eight Sioux Indians

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Date made: 1865
Maker: Knirsch, Otto; Culver, Page, & Hoyne
Place: Chicago, Illinois
Image size: Image: 12 1/4 x 18 in.; 31.115 x 45.72 cm
ID number: DL*60.2564
Negative number: 2003-24487


Description:

Colored print depicting the execution of thirty-eight Sioux Indians at Mankato, Minnesota, December 26, 1862. A large gallows in the center is surrounded by soldiers with spectators standing on the outskirts.