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Gray, James, 1899- "Two leaders of the old northwest: Hercules Dousman and Henry Sibley"


Two Leaders of the Old Northwest, Hercules Dousman and Henry Sibley: This article about Col. Hercules Louis Dousman (1800-1868) and Henry Hastings Sibley (1811-1891) begins with a lengthy personal account of how the author came to write this article. Once that concludes, the author discusses the relationship between Dousman and Sibley and the events that defined their professional and personal lives, including Indian relations and the relationship between Wisconsin and Minnesota. (16 pages)

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Citation: Gray, James, 1899- "Two leaders of the old northwest: Hercules Dousman and Henry Sibley" Wisconsin Magazine Of History. Volume: 29 /Issue: 3 (1945-1946)

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