NATIVE AMERICAN (SHOSHONE-BANNOCK). ANIMAL LOVER. COLLEGE STUDENT AT GRINNELL COLLEGE
Some of the women from the 1904 Fort Shaw basketball team. Pictured in the front row, are Genie Butch, Belle Johnson, and Emma Sansaver. In the back row, from left, are Nettie Wirth, Katie Snell, Minnie Burton and Sarah Mitchell.
Before Schimmel: The Indian Women Who Became Basketball ChampionsRead more athttp://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2013/10/27/story-how-indian-women-became-basketball-champions-still-told-151912
Minnie Burton was my great great great grandmother! Unfortunately, her amazing basketball talent was not passed down to me…
So please ask yourself: What would I do if I weren’t afraid? And then go do it.