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Native American Heritage Month-special events at the Heaton

November is Native American Heritage Month

If you were unable to attend The Warrior Tradition presentation at the Heaton, the PBS documentary video is currently freely available for viewing at the PBS website. For more information on Native American History and Culture, see the BC3 Library's Native Americans topic guide.

Public showing of PBS documentary The Warrior Tradition and  
Presentations by BC3 Faculty:
Deborah Kruger on “Native American Code Talkers in WW I”

Bradley Pflugh on "Native Americans in the Civil War"

November 10, 2021 at 2:30pm
HFLC Upper Level Room 232
Free to the public. All are invited to attend.

The PBS documentary The Warrior Tradition, "wich tells the astonishing, heartbreaking, inspiring, and largely-untold story of Native Americans in the United States military. Why would Indian men and women put their lives on the line for the very government that took their homelands? The film relates the stories of Native American warriors from their own points of view – stories of service and pain, of courage and fear."

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