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Women & the American Story: Zitkala-Sa, Advocate for the Rights of Native People

Learn more about Zitkala-Sa, an activist and composer who fought tirelessly for Native American rights and citizenship. This video is adapted from the life story of Zitkala-Sa in the New-York Historical Society’s Women & the American Story curriculum.

The video was produced by the New-York Historical Society’s Teen Leaders interns in collaboration with the Untold project.

Women & the American Story: https://wams.nyhistory.org/
Zitkala-Sa Life Story: https://wams.nyhistory.org/modernizing-america/xenophobia-and-racism/zitkala-sa/

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