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Colorado River Indian Tribes Library/Archive

26600 Mohave Rd.
Parker, AZ 85344-7737 United States
928-669-1332 http://www.azlibrary.gov/location/colorado-river-indian-tribes-library-archives

September 2014

Boarded Up: Social and Historical Interpretations of the American Indian Boarding School Era

September 30, 2014 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Colorado River Indian Tribes Library/Archive, 26600 Mohave Rd.
Parker, AZ 85344-7737 United States
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American Indians are the only ethnic group in the United States who, for generations, were subjected to forced education by the federal government. In the early years, Indian children were hunted down and taken by force to boarding schools, residing there for three or more years. These children were stripped of their Native identities, not being allowed to speak their native languages or practice their cultural traditions. This presentation provides historical and social interpretations of this painful era in American…

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May 2016

The Beatles “From Liverpool to Abbey Road”

May 14, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Colorado River Indian Tribes Library/Archive, 26600 Mohave Rd.
Parker, AZ 85344-7737 United States
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This session examines a chronological historic account of the lives, works and influence of The Beatles on contemporary society.  We will discuss their phenomenal achievements from a musical and cultural perspective.  The lecture will be enhanced with visual backgrounds and audio clips.  Our historic journey starts from their early days as a cover band in Liverpool and Hamburg, into the excitement of Beatlemania, thru their creative ground breaking studio albums (Rubber Soul, Revolver, Sgt. Peppers) to the formation of Apple…

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