“I remember going through family albums looking for my face in old photographs...”

Diane Tells His Name is Lakota—Her family is of the Oglala Sioux Tribe of South Dakota.

But Diane didn’t know any of this until she was an adult, when she discovered she’d been adopted.

She spoke with her daughter, Bonnie Buchanan, at StoryCorps.

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Music Info: "El Tranvía" by Jenifer Avila from the album Best of Breitband Vol. 2.
Produced by Jud Esty-Kendall with Jasmyn Belcher
Facilitated by Sophia Simon-Ortiz
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