Shared History: Exploring the Culture and Heritage of the Sioux Tribes
This mini-doc series features interviews with South Dakota Department of Tribal Relations Secretary David Flute. The former tribal chairman of the Sisseton-Wahpeton Sioux Tribe describes in this episode what the Thanksgiving holiday represents for Native American families in the Dakotas. Family is the root and that is what unites us all during the holiday season and throughout the year.
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Photos in this video are courtesy of Secretary David Flute, the South Dakota Department of Tourism, and the Smithsonian Institute.