Wood Lake Battlefield Monument, c. 1910.
Drawing of view of Wood Lake Battlefield, forty-three miles from Fort Ridgely, c.1862.
Drawing of the Battle of Wood Lake, c. 1896.
On September 23, 1862, United States troops, led by Colonel Henry Sibley, defeated Taoyateduta (Little Crow IV)'s Dakota force at the Battle of Wood Lake. The battle marked the end of the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862.
1890 painting depicting the Second Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment at the Battle of Chickamauga, Georgia, September 20, 1863. Artist: Harry J. Kellogg.
Soldier's painted canvas haversack.
Monument to 2nd Minnesota Regiment at Mission Ridge, Chattanooga, Tennessee.
2nd Minnesota national battle flag
Second Minnesota Volunteer Infantry standing in front of the Long Barracks, Fort Snelling.
Second Minnesota Volunteer Infantry veterans at dedication of monument to Second Minnesota, Snodgrass Ridge, Chickamauga, Georgia.
Made possible by the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund through the vote of Minnesotans on November 4, 2008. Administered by the Minnesota Historical Society.
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