| Clip Of Native American Son

Jim Thorpe's Experience with Assimilation at Indian Boarding Schools

User-Created Clip
by tgrane
December 8, 2017

Kate Buford, author of Native American Son: The Life and Sporting Legend of Jim Thorpe talked about the American Indian athlete's… read more

Kate Buford, author of Native American Son: The Life and Sporting Legend of Jim Thorpe talked about the American Indian athlete's experience with the Carlisle Indian Industrial School which was set up to assimilate Native Americans into white culture. She provided an overview of the Indian Boarding Schools set up around the United States and the reasons for these schools. close

Report Video Issue
More information about

Jim Thorpe's Experience with Assimilation at Indian Boarding Schools

401 Views
Program ID:
298562-8
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
Purchase a Download

Jim Thorpe's Experience with Assimilation at Indian Boarding Schools

  • MP3 audio - Standard
    Price:
    $0.99

User Created Clips from This Video