Hot - Not in Our Print Catalog

Enter your e-mail address to receive a notification by e-mail when new books are added.

Monitor page
for changes
   it's private  

by ChangeDetection

Selected Dakota Conflict/Civil War Resources Now on Sale!

Park Genealogical Books

Series from Park Genealogical Books - Perspectives on the Sioux War. Reports from Minnesota's Adjutant General Oscar Malmros and the federal Indian Agent Thomas Galbraith. See the information sheet here.



Inventory reduction sale! In preparation for closing our brick and mortar store this spring, we've reduced prices on some of our books and on back issues of our Minnesota Genealogical Journal. You can download information sheets for select books on the Dakota and Civil War AND our perspective series in .PDF format.

Check our on-line catalog too.

Note: These prices do not include shipping or Minnesota sales tax.

If you are missing back issues of the Minnesota Genealogical Journal, now is the time to complete your collection. See back issues on sale in .PDF format.

Thursday, August 11, 2011:

  • Minnesota Pension Applications from the US/Dakota War of 1862|compiled and edited by Mary Bakeman. Alphabetic listing of the more than 700 applications from female relief workers to temporary militiamen for service during the war. ISBN 1-93221229-9, 2012, paper, illus., index M-619, $30.00
  • Perspective on the Sioux War: Thomas J. Galbraith, Sioux Indian Agent|Thomas J. Galbraith, lawyer and politician, had served as Indian Agent to the Dakota Indians for slightly more than a year when the U.S./Dakota Conflict of 1862 began. As the federal official "on the ground" in Minnesota and responsible for the well being of the Dakota, Galbraith occupied a unique position from which to comment on the conflict. ISBN 1-932212-30-2, paper 52 pp. M-620, $13.95
  • North Country|by Mary Lethert Wingerd. The untold history of how the land of the Dakota and Ojibwe became the State of Minnesota. Hardcover, 448 pages, 14 b&w illustrations, 141 color illustrations, 17 maps M-618, $25.00

Thursday, August 11, 2011:

  • Minnesota's Mounted Minute Men: 1863-1865|compiled and edited by Mary Bakeman. Never before published lists of militia during 1863-1865. Convincing settlers to return to the frontier was necessary to restart the state's economy. Various programs were tried, including this one to have a military presence. ISBN 1-932212-28-0, 2011, paper, index, 60 pp. M-615, $14.00
  • Claims from the Dakota Conflict: Vol. 6 -- Dakota Territory|compiled and edited by Mary Bakeman. The story of why it took more than ten years to pay these claims, plus the names and amounts each person received. ISBN 1-932212-27-2, 2011, paper, index, 24 pp. M-616, $10.00
  • The 1898 Battle of Sugar Point|By Cecelia McKeig and Renee Geving for the Cass County Historical Society. This book gives an account of the last Indian battle between a group of Ojibwe Indians and the U. S. Army in northern Minnesota in October 1898. Fear of a general uprising prompted a response throughout the northern part of the state by lumbermen, settlers, and small communities. Six soldiers and one Indian policeman were killed; fourteen other men were wounded. 2011, paper, 196 pps., numerous maps and illustrations, indexed M-617, $24.95
  • Tracing Your Civil War Ancestors|by David A. Norris. In-depth look at records and resources, from pension and veterans' organizations, photography and maps, newspapers, civilians, even Confederate. 2010, paper, 84 pp., magazine format, many illus. U-167, $9.95
  • Life During the Civil War|by David A. Norris. A look at the context of 1860s life for both military and those at home. 2010, paper, 96 pp., magazine format, many illus. U-168, $9.95

Park Genealogical Books
Dept. WWW
P.O. Box 130968
Roseville, MN 55113-0968

Our books are available through mail, fax or e-mail order. We accept checks ore PayPal. See our catalog.

U.S. Shipping: Add Add $5.00 for the first book and $.50 for each additional volume. Minnesota residents must add sales tax.
Foreign: $5 plus actual shipping costs - you choose surface or air.

Comments and questions can be directed to Park Genealogical Books

Park's home page.....Research Hints.....Minnesota Genealogical Journal.....Order blank
Forms.....Prairie Echoes Press.....Links.....F A Q.....Park Genealogical Books

© 2013 Park Genealogical Books, Roseville MN

Shop Online
MN Gen Journal
Park Books blog
MN Research Hints
Visit Us