Wounded Knee and They Came From the Bronx Mr. Waldman read excerpts from two of his books for children. Wounded Knee, published by Atheneum Books, is the story of late 19th-century… read more

Wounded Knee and They Came From the Bronx Mr. Waldman read excerpts from two of his books for children. Wounded Knee, published by Atheneum Books, is the story of late 19th-century conflicts between the U.S. Army and Native Americans. On December 28, 1890, the disputes culminated in a decisive battle between the U.S. Army and a Lakota Indian village at Wounded Knee Creek, South Dakota. They Came from the Bronx: How the Buffalo Were Saved from Extinction, published by Boyds Mills Press, is about the Bronx Zoo’s effort to breed buffalo, beginning in 1907, when the animal was discovered to be nearly extinct. After his presentation Mr. Waldman answered questions from the students. close

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Program ID:
167105-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Tenafly, New Jersey, United States
First Aired:
Nov 17, 2001 | 8:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Feb 27, 2008 | 7:52am EST | C-SPAN 3

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  • Nov 17, 2001 | 8:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 22, 2001 | 9:24am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 03, 2002 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 03, 2002 | 12:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 27, 2008 | 1:53am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 27, 2008 | 7:52am EST | C-SPAN 3
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