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2020 News features


5 Must-See Museums In The Western U.S., September 21, 2020
Wrapping things up at #5 is the Stewart Indian School Cultural Center and Museum. It commemorates the only off-reservation Indian boarding school in Nevada from 1890 through 1980. . . . . Click here for the full story


School Memories

Preservation Magazine, Summer 2020
OVER A PERIOD OF 90 YEARS, Native American students arrived at the Stewart Indian School in Carson City, Nevada, in circumstances as varied as the different tribal cultures they represented. . . . Click here for the full story


2019 News features


In Nevada, a School for Stolen Native American Kids Will Be a Museum

Frommer’s, February 11, 2019
Starting in the late 19th century, the U.S. government forced tens of thousands of Native American children to leave home and attend boarding schools with the goal of assimilating students into the dominant Euro-American culture . . .
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