(Reuters) -Clarence Smith was fresh off a 24-hour bus trip from his Blackfeet reservation in Montana to the Flandreau Indian School in South Dakota in the late 1980s, where he was sent by his family in the hope he would receive a better education.
The U.S. government will investigate the dark history of Indian boarding schools, and work to find the remains of children who died in them, Interior Secretary Deb Haaland said on Tuesday.
June 22 Clarence Smith was fresh off a 24-hour
bus trip from his Blackfeet reservation in Montana to the
Flandreau Indian School in South Dakota in the late 1980s, where
he was sent by his family in the hope he would receive a better
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