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(New page: Fort Shaw Industrial Indian Boarding School opened in 1891. It closed in 1910, due to declining enrollment. In 1904, it had a famous [http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_qa3951/is_20010...)
 
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Fort Shaw Industrial Indian Boarding School opened in 1891. It closed in 1910, due to declining enrollment.
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Fort Shaw Industrial Indian Boarding School opened in 1891. It closed in 1910, due to declining enrollment.  
  
In 1904, it had a famous [http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_qa3951/is_200101/ai_n8937339/pg_1?tag=artBody;col1 girls' basketball team] that won the World Championship at the World's Fair in Chicago.
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In 1904, it had a famous [http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_qa3951/is_200101/ai_n8937339/pg_1?tag=artBody;col1 girls' basketball team] that won the World Championship at the World's Fair in Chicago.  
  
Some of the existing [http://www.archives.gov/research/guide-fed-records/groups/075.html#75.20.16 records of the school] are at the Rocky Mountain Regional Archives of the National Archives and Records Administration in Denver. The records in that collection include:
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Some of the existing [http://www.archives.gov/research/guide-fed-records/groups/075.html#75.20.16 records of the school] are at the [http://www.archives.gov/rocky-mountain/index.html Rocky Mountain Regional Archives] of the National Archives and Records Administration in Denver. The records in that collection include:  
  
*Registers of pupils, 1892-1910
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*Registers of pupils, 1892-1910  
*Sanitary Reports, 1894-1899
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*Sanitary Reports, 1894-1899  
 
*Roster of employees, 1891-1910
 
*Roster of employees, 1891-1910
  
[[Category:American Indian Schools]]
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Revision as of 05:12, 14 October 2008

Fort Shaw Industrial Indian Boarding School opened in 1891. It closed in 1910, due to declining enrollment.

In 1904, it had a famous girls' basketball team that won the World Championship at the World's Fair in Chicago.

Some of the existing records of the school are at the Rocky Mountain Regional Archives of the National Archives and Records Administration in Denver. The records in that collection include:

  • Registers of pupils, 1892-1910
  • Sanitary Reports, 1894-1899
  • Roster of employees, 1891-1910