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    Oglala Sioux Tribe requests trust status for former sanitarium

    The Oglala Sioux Tribe is seeking trust status for parts of the former Sioux Sanitarium in Rapid City, South Dakota.
    The federal government established a boarding school at the site in 1898. It was later converted to a sanitarium to treat tuberculosis but many tribal members died there due to shoddy treatment.

    Source indianz.com

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