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Victor Dolan Student Information Card

Student information card of Victor Dolan (here Doland), a member of the Apache Nation, who entered the school on October 15, 1910 and departed on April 29, 1915.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Robert Geronimo Student File

Student file of Robert Geronimo, a member of the Apache Nation, who entered the school on September 14, 1911 and departed on June 7, 1916. The file contains a student information card, an application for enrollment, financial transactions, letters/correspondence, a progress/conduct card, and an...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Robert Geronimo Student Information Card

Student information card of Robert Geronimo, a member of the Apache Nation, who entered the school on September 14, 1911 and departed on June 7, 1916.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
John Too-is-gah Student File

Student file of John Too-is-gah, a member of the Apache Nation, who entered the school on September 20, 1911 and departed on September 30, 1914. The file contains a trade and position record card, student information cards, an application for enrollment, medical and physical records, an outing...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
John Tooisgah Student Information Card

Student information card of John Tooisgah, a member of the Apache Nation, who entered the school on September 20, 1911 and departed on September 30, 1914.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Charles Belin Student File

Student file of Charles Belin, a member of the Apache Nation, who entered the school on September 3, 1915 and departed on October 3, 1917. The file includes a student information card, applications for enrollment, a physical record, an outing evaluation, financial transactions, letters/...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Charles Belin Student Information Card

Student information card of Charles Belin, a member of the Apache Nation, who entered the school on September 3, 1915 and departed on October 3, 1917.

Note: Students Charles Belin and David Belin were brothers. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Bertha Klinekoli Student File

Student file of Bertha Klinekoli, a member of the Apache Nation, who entered the school on September 4, 1916. No departure date is given. The file contains student information cards, an application for enrollment, financial transactions, medical/physical records, certificates of promotion, and...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Joseph Yeahpau Student File

Student file of Joseph Yeahpau, a member of the Apache Nation, who entered the school on September 4, 1916 and departed on October 3, 1917. The file contains a student information card, an application for enrollment, a medical/physical record, and letters/correspondence. The file indicates that...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Dock Yukatanache Student Information Card

Student information card of Dock Yukatanche, a member of the Apache Nation, who graduated in 1906.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Nicholas Longfeather Student File

Student file of Nicholas Longfeather, a member of the Apache Nation. It is not known when he entered and departed the school. The file contains newspaper clippings with photographs, former student response postcards, a returned student survey, correspondence, and a report after leaving...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Letter from Richard H. Pratt to Cornelius R. Agnew, December 11, 1883

Superintendent Richard Henry Pratt writes to Doctor Cornelius Rea Agnew with an update on the school and the rising number of students. He also writes about his desire to find benefactors interested in creating a new Indian industrial school to accommodate more students. This letter is part of a...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
Letter from Richard H. Pratt to Cornelius R. Agnew, October 21, 1886

Superintendent Richard Henry Pratt writes to Doctor Cornelius Rea Agnew regarding attempts to get a Mr. Moody to visit Carlisle.  Pratt also mentions that 75 or more Florida Apache prisoner children are expected to arrive at the school soon, and that the school was recently inspected by a Mrs....

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
"An Evening with the Carlisle Indian School"

An invitation for a series of exercises, performed by Carlisle Indian School students, which include industrial demonstrations, recitations, songs, drawings, and a debate.  The event was billed as a way to show "the capacity of the Indian to receive education," and was open to the general public...

Format: Memorabilia and Ephemera
Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
Correspondence Regarding Richard Kesetta

These materials include correspondence regarding the custody of Richard Kesetta upon the closing of the Carlisle School. Additional correspondence relates to Kesetta's life after the school closed, including attempts to have him enrolled in the Haskell Institute as well as an inquiry made by...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
School News (Vol. 1, No. 7)
December 1880

Issue Seven opens with Roman Nose explaining how he came to Carlisle after being held captive in St. Augustine for three years. He explains his time there was good because of the kindness of Capt. Pratt. After the editorial about the benefits of speaking English, there was a small letter from a...

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
The School News (Vol. 1, No. 9)
February 1881

Issue nine, continues Roman Nose’s story, showing him attending Hampton School and eventually traveling to Lee, Ma. This issue’s editorial featured a piece on the hopes that the new U.S. President Garfield will put all Indian Children in School. On the same page Robert W. Stewart (Creek) wrote...

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
The School News (Vol. 1, No. 10)
March 1881

It opens with the conclusion to Roman Nose’s long journey to Carlisle. He explained how at Lee he learned to mow with a scythe and milk cows, before travelling to Carlisle Barracks, where he was happy to see other Indians following the “white man’s way”. Also on the first page is a small bit...

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
The School News (Vol. 1, No. 11)
April 1881

The opening article was written by Michael Burns (Apache), and focused on “The Indian Question.” In it he explains how many Indians falsely believe that white men are wiser simply because they are born white, and argues that their wisdom comes not from their skin color, but from more easily...

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
The School News (Vol. 2, No. 2)
July 1881

The entire first page is a letter from Virginia Oequa (Kiowa) to her teacher Miss H, sent after she left Carlisle to work on a farm for a few weeks. She sent her love and explained the pride she took in her work. Page two had two articles on the shooting of President James Garfield, written by...

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
The School News (Vol. 2, No. 4)
September 1881

The first page is has a small narrative from Nellie Carey (Apache) on her visit to the Navajoes with her white family, She describes the Navajoes as dirty, explaining how they don’t keep their tents clean. There was also a letter from Davis Cheyenne (Cheyenne) to Captain Pratt about his time in...

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
The School News (Vol. 2, No. 6)
November 1881

The first page talked about the cost of educating an Indian vs the cost of killing one to support the Indian Schools. The article was titled “The Amount it Takes to Kill One Indian Would Establish Many School Like Carlisle and Hampton” by Michael Burns (Apache). The second page has an article...

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
The School News (Vol. 2, No. 9)
February 1882

The firsts page what two articles on it. The first was by Johnson Lane about George Washington. The second was above various lost people and animals that the writer had met. Page two opens with Charles Kihega (Iowa) describing his tribe before and after coming under control of the agency....

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
The School News (Vol. 2, No. 12)
May 1882

The first article is Titled “Communicated” by Michael Burns (Apache). It discusses the opportunities Indians have to access education. On the same page Libbie Standing (Cheyenne) wrote about Indians fighting and Joe Big Wolf wrote his father challenging him to speak English better than his son....

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
The Indian Helper (Vol. 2, No. 32)
March 18, 1887

The first page opened with a poem titled “Take the Sunny Side,” by “Ex.” Also found on that page was “An Interesting Letter from John Dixon, One of Our Pueblo Boys Who Went to His Home in New Mexico Last Summer” addressed to Mr. Campbell. Dixon wrote about celebrating George Washington’s...

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

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