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The path for some Native Americans to the Carlisle Indian School was costly. Why? Indians today face new challenges to their identity, sovereignty, pocketbooks, health and preservation of culture and families. This site includes lesson plans, discussion starters, history and resources.
Article about attempts to assimilate Native Americans The Pennsylvania Center for the Book - Carlisle Indian School
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“Kill the Indian, and Save the Man”: Capt. Richard H. Pratt on the Education of Native Americans Beginning in 1887, the federal government attempted to “Americanize” Native Americans, largely through the education of Native youth. By 1900 thousands of Native Americans were studying at almost 150 boarding schools around the United States. The U.S. Training and Industrial School founded in 1879 at Carlisle Barracks, Pennsylvania, was the model for most of these schools. Boarding schools like Carlisle provided vocational and manual training and sought to systematically strip away tribal culture.
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SHORT but informative video clip about the DAWES Act. An overview of the 1887 General Allotment Act, or Dawes Act, which resulted in the loss of over 90 million acres of Indian land.
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Grammar exercise about the Dawes Act. Directions : correct the following sentences. . while intended to assimilate Indians into white culture the Dawes Act of 1887 was the culmi...
<div>Dawes Act ; Government effort to "Americanize" native Americans</div><div><br></div>