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Carlisle Indian School Sports (Exhibit)
October 12 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until October 31, 2021
Come learn about the introduction of sports at the Carlisle Indian School and its impact on the Native Indian community! This exhibit runs features three text displays with postcards of the Thorpe Gym, stories from Carlisle Indian School graduates, informational reading.
Founded on October 6, 1879 by Richard Henry Pratt, the Carlisle Indian School served as an educational institution for Native Indians from all over the world. It was deemed a model, non-reservation school for other institutions around the globe. No Appointment Necessary. On display October 1 to October 31. Bosler Front Lobby.