Nebraska Stories

Native American Leaders

Season 13 Episode 6 | 28m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

A Legend in Bronze, a visual essay on the new Dr. Susan La Flesche Picotte sculpture. Against the Current, Susan La Flesche Picotte, the first Native American doctor to build her own hospital on Omaha reservation. Return of the Pawnees, Roger Welsch and his wife returned their parcel of land to the Pawnees. The Chief Goes to Washington, statue of Chief Standing Bear unveiled at US Capitol.

Aired: 03/31/22

Rating: TV-G

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

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