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Our spirits don't speak English : Indian boarding schools [DVD] / directed by Chip Richie ; written by Dan Agent.

Richie, Chip, director. (Added Author). Agent, Dan, writer. (Added Author). Ross, Gayle, narrator. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jennings County Public Library - North Vernon DVD 970.1 OUR (Text) 30653003433927 Adult NoN Fic dvd Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (1 hr. 20 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Director's cut.
  • Publisher: Dallas, Texas : Rich-Heape Films, c2003.

Content descriptions

General Note: Interviews with Grace Thorpe, 1921-2008 ; Dr. Henrietta Mann, Dr. Daniel Wildcat.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Original story concept by Karl Tipre.
Participant or Performer Note: Presented by Gayle Ross
Summary, etc.: "[U]ncovers the dark history of U.S. Government policy which took Indian children from their homes, forced them into boarding schools and enacted a policy of educating them in the ways of Western Society. This DVD gives a voice to the countless Indian children forced through a system designed to strip them of their Native American culture, heritage and traditions" -- www.richheape.com.
Language Note: English soundtrack ; closed-captioned.
Subject: Indians of North America > Education > History.
Off-reservation boarding schools > United States.
Historical films.

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