Washakie: Important to tell Native American History

The former chairman of the Eastern Shoshone Business Council and now an educator at Fort Washakie School said there is a need for more Native American History awareness. Photo h/t Ernie Over

(St. Stephens, Wyo.) – Eastern Shoshone Author and Fort Washakie School’s John Washakie attended Wednesday’s sessions of the Native American Education Conference at St. Stephen’s Indian School. In an interview with County10.com, Washakie said his interest is in telling the Native American viewpoint of American History. He said events such as this week’s conference help with telling Tribal histories:

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Today’s schedule at the Native American Education Conference at St. Stephens Indian High School:

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