Paiute blessing

OPB | Feb. 1, 1997 7:30 p.m.

North Lake School is a small school near Christmas Valley that draws students from a vast rural district that was the ancestral home of the Paiute Indians. Members of the tribe deliver a formal blessing to the school and share their legends with students who are mostly of European descent.

First Broadcast: 1997
Producer: Eric Cain

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