A federal investigation seeks to uncover the painful history of Native American boarding schools

Two of the schools were in Colorado

By: - July 9, 2021 4:45 am

Carlisle Indian Industrial School students Samuel High Bear and Guy (Bear Don’t Scare) working at a bakery. This is a posed photo of them loading loaves of bread on a wheelbarrow outside the bakery. (John N. Choate/CC BY-NC-SA 4.0)

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Allison Winter
Allison Winter

Allison Winter is a Washington D.C. correspondent for States Newsroom, a network of state-based nonprofit news outlets that includes the Colorado Newsline.

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