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Carlisle Indian Industrial School
Language: en
Pages: 440
Authors: Jacqueline Fear-Segal, Susan D. Rose
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-01 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

The Carlisle Indian School (1879-1918) was an audacious educational experiment. Capt. Richard Henry Pratt, the school's founder and first superintendent, persuaded the federal government that training Native children to accept the white man's ways and values would be more efficient than fighting deadly battles. The result was that the last
A Very Correct Idea of Our School
Language: en
Pages: 166
Authors: Kate Theimer
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09-18 - Publisher:

From its beginning, the Carlisle Indian Industrial School (1879-1918) was documented in photographs. The photographic record of the school was used to share with the wider world the progress and perceived successes of its process of assimilating Native American children and young adults, transforming them into "civilized" members of mainstream
Carlisle Indian Industrial School
Language: en
Pages: 440
Authors: Jacqueline Fear-Segal, Susan D. Rose
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

The Carlisle Indian School (1879–1918) was an audacious educational experiment. Lieutenant Richard Henry Pratt, the school’s founder and first superintendent, persuaded the federal government that training Native children to accept the white man’s ways and values would be more efficient than fighting deadly battles. The result was that the last
Boarding School Blues
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Clifford E. Trafzer, Jean A. Keller, Lorene Sisquoc
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-01-01 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

An in depth look at boarding schools and their effect on the Native students.
American Indian Children at School, 1850-1930
Language: en
Pages: 230
Authors: Michael C. Coleman
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

Drawn from Native American autobiographical accounts, a study revealing white society's program of civilizing American Indian schoolchildren