Playing for the World: The Story of the Fort Shaw Indian Girls’ Basketball Team at the 1904 World’s Fair Film Screening

  • Sunday, January 8, 2017 • 7:00 pm
  • Lee Auditorium, Missouri History Museum, 5700 Lindell Blvd

Sunday, January 8, 2017 | 7PM
Lee Auditorium, Missouri History Museum

In 1902 a group of young women from Montana’s Fort Shaw Indian Boarding School came together to become an unbeatable girls’ basketball team. They were so good that in 1904 they played their way to a competitive tournament at the World’s Fair, where they were crowned Champions of the World. Join us for a screening of this fascinating PBS television documentary.

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