Indian Education Established 2006

1904 Fort Shaw Indian Girls' Basketball Team

by Julie Saylor
2/6/09


1904 Fort Shaw Indian Boarding SchoolÕs GirlsÕ Basketball Team
Profiled in New Montana PBS Documentary, Playing for the World


 


MontanaPBS Airdate: Airs Sunday 2/15 at 7pm, repeats Monday 3/2 at 7pm, and Thursday 3/19 at 7pm


 


In 1902, a unique combination of Native women came together at a boarding school in Montana. They used the new sport of basketball to help them adjust to a rapidly changing world. Their travels and experiences led them to places they never imagined. Ultimately, these women played for something much larger than themselves.


 


http://www.montanapbs.org/PlayingfortheWorld/



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