figures that I needed. A triangle would ring in the morning and we would all run, line up, march in, get our little" of tooth powder, wash our teeth, brush our hair, wash our hands and faces, and then we all lined up and marched outside. (Frances LeBret, Fort Spokane Indian School) We played baseball, football and a game we call shinney. Time spent in same general manner as morning detail utilizes period from 8:00 to 8:50. Should you find yourself in a similar situation or something worse, please reach out to others. The first year it had only one dormitory, but by 1907 both girls' and boys' buildings were completed and the school had a capacity enrollment of 200 students.
Morse, and numerous articles in Pacific Northwest Quarterly, Columbia Magazine and other journals. I found a fabulous, no-bullshit lawyer who took on the stress associated with divorce. What type of work did the students perform at the boarding schools? Young people from one culture group met boys and girls from other areas. 1327 May 27, 1882: 324 (illus. There were infinite moments of grace when I literally felt like the universe was picking me up and giving me a warm hug when I needed it most. Students were prohibited from speaking their native languages and those caught "speaking Indian" were severely punished. The Tulalip Mission School became the first contract Indian school, an arrangement whereby the government provided annual funds to maintain the buildings while the Church furnished books, clothing, housing and medical care. The goal of Indian education from the 1880s through the 1920s was to assimilate Indian people into the melting pot of America by placing them in institutions where traditional ways could be replaced by those sanctioned by the government.
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