back of card: The Memorial Rostrum in Fort Ridgely State Memorial Park is the scene of many historical gatherings. In this area near Fairfax, Minn, the Battle of Fort Ridgely, one of the fiercest of the 1862 Sioux Uprising, took place. A historical museum in the park depicts the events of the uprising.
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