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Hutchinson, Minnesota: Death Spot of Little Crow

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Address:
CR 18, Hutchinson, MN
Directions:
From Hutchinson, drive north on Hwy 15 for a little over six miles. Turn left onto County Rd 18 (You'll see large, white farm buildings with green roofs on the right). Drive west on CR 18 for a little over a half-mile. The rock will be on the left, just before the road bends to the right. It's a small rock.
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Death Spot of Little Crow

Chief Little Crow, leader of the Dakota War of 1862, suffered the unheroic fate of being shot dead while picking raspberries.

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Little Crow memorial rock.

Death Spot of Little Crow

The directions took us right to the Little Crow rock. We never would have known about it without Roadside America!

[Heather, 08/29/2020]

Little Crow's murder spot marker.

Death Spot of Little Crow

The stone stands about 100 yards from where Chief Little Crow was murdered in 1863, and is about three feet high.

[Travel_cat, 08/27/2020]

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