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"Frontier Justice in Dakota" - Materials for Students

4 readings - describing the shootout at Little Missouri, the 1883 hearings, continued violence in Dakota and the 1885 trial.

3 photographs - Little Missouri 1880, Medora 1885 and a mock hanging 1895.

2 document visuals – Marquis de Mores letter to Roosevelt and Roosevelt’s reply.

2 maps - locating the site. (Maps and activities will be added later)

Address:
1/8 miles W and 1/8 miles S of
Medora Chimney Park -
west edge of Medora
De Mores Memorial Park -
downtown Medora, ND 58654
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May 23 - September 7
8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. MDT daily

Remaining part of the year:
Interpretive Center
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Other Times by appointment.

Chimney Park and DeMores Memorial Park open year round.

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