Rhode Island PBS Weekly

Hidden History

Clip: Season 3 Episode 32 | 11m 1s | Video has closed captioning.

Rhode Island PBS Weekly takes a look at the hidden history of federal Indian boarding schools where indigenous children were forced to assimilate to white ways of life. Pamela Watts visits the new Tomaquag Indian Museum in the village of Kingston, which memorializes the troubling legacy of these schools and its lingering effects on the Narragansett tribe.

Aired: 08/14/22

Rating: NR

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Rhode Island PBS Weekly is a local public television program presented by Rhode Island PBS.