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Vogel contributes to book honored by MN Book Awards


Professor Emeritus Howard Vogel recently learned that the book by Gwen Westerman and Bruce White entitled, "MniSota Makoce: The Land of the Dakota," published by the Minnesota Historical Press 2012, to which he contributed as the co-author of the Chapter on the Dakota Treaties, has been selected as a finalist in the annual Minnesota Book Awards in the Minnesota category.

He also testified at the Minnesota House of Representatives Public Safety Committee, speaking on the constitutional power of the state to enact uniform rules of general application regulating firearms in the state, on February 7.