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US Army begins unearthing remains of children who died at Carlisle Indian school

Carlisle Indian School elders

Native Americans, Mark Soldier Wolf and Nelson White Eagle at right are part of the visiting Northern Arapaho delegation at the former Carlisle Indian Industrial School. CHARLES FOX / Staff Photographer

by Jeff Gammage,, August 8, 2017

CARLISLE, Pa. — Nelson White Eagle, gray and stiff at 78, needed time to make his way across the wet grass to the graves of the children, but when he got there, he didn’t hesitate: Read the rest of this entry