"I Cannot Hang Men for Votes" Abraham Lincoln's Moral Dilemma

Author: 
Bryce O. Stenzel
Issue Date: 
Winter 2013

Summarizes Abraham Lincoln’s decision making and involvement in the US-Dakota War of 1862, including telegraph messages to Minnesota, ending with the trial and execution of 38 Dakota.

Key Word Search Terms: 
Abraham Lincoln, US-Dakota War of 1862
Decade: 
2010-2019