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Charles S. Damon Student Information Card

Student information card of Charles S. Damon, a member of the Navajo Nation, who entered the school on October 21, 1882 and departed on July 2, 1891. The file indicates Damon was living in Fort Defiance, Arizona in 1914.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Charles Thomas Progress Card

Progress card of Charles Thomas, a member of the Navajo Nation, who entered the school on October 18, 1909.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Charles Thompson Student File

Student file of Charles Thompson, a member of the Navajo Nation, who entered the school on October 16, 1909. No departure date is given. The file contains a progress/conduct card, a news clipping, a former student response postcard, and a report after leaving. The file indicates Thompson was a...

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

Student information card of Charles Thompson, a member of the Navajo Nation, who entered the school on October 16, 1909 and departed on February 8, 1912. The file indicates Thompson was living in Chin Lee, Arizona and Fort Defiance, Arizona in 1913.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Charlie Student Information Card

Student information card of Charlie, a member of the Navajo Nation, who entered the school on October 21, 1882 and departed on August 28, 1883.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Charlie Student Information Card

Student information card of Charlie, a member of the Navajo Nation, who entered the school on October 21, 1882 and departed on August 28, 1883.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Chay Valenski Progress Card

Progress card of Chay Valenski (here Volenskie), a member of the Navajo Nation, who entered the school in September 1906.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Chay Valenski Student File

Student file of Chay Valenski, a member of the Navajo Nation, who entered the school on August 23, 1906 and ultimately departed on August 11, 1911. The student did not attend the school continuously, but left and reentered. The file contains student information cards, applications for enrollment...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Chay Valenski Student Information Card

Student information card of Chay Valenski, a member of the Navajo Nation, who entered the school on August 23, 1906 and departed on August 11, 1911. The file indicates Valenski was living in Fort Defiance, Arizona in 1912.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Composite Images of the Carlisle Indian School

The handwritten note reads: CHOATE

The reverse side reads: Old Guard House    Capt. R. H. Pratt Supt.    Old Chapel.     Supt. Quarters.      Ass't Supt. Quarters     Small Boys' Quarters.     Hospital and Disiplinarian's Quarters      Rosa W....

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
Descriptive Statement of Pupils Transferred to Lincoln Institute, 1884

These materials include a cover letter and Descriptive Statements of Pupils regarding 27 children transferred to the Lincoln Institute in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania from the Carlisle Indian School. Those children, from a variety of Nations, had previously been sent to Carlisle. 

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Eadle Keatah Toh (Vol. 1, No. 1)
January 1880

The first page opened with a report titled "THE INDIAN TRAINING SCHOOL," that described the progress of the school, its Christian methods, the work of the Florida boys preparing buildings for use, the importance of the town Sunday Schools, the school curriculum that emphasized farmwork for boys...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Ez Nez Progress Card

Progress card of Ez Nez, a member of the Navajo Nation, who entered the school on February 18, 1909.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Ez Nez Student File

Student file of Ez Nez, a member of the Navajo Nation, who entered the school on February 16, 1909 and departed on June 28, 1912. The file contains an application for enrollment, medical/physical records, an outing record, a returned student survey, a progress/conduct record, a student...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Ez Nez Student Information Card

Student information card of Ez Nez, a member of the Navajo Nation, who entered the school on February 16, 1909 and departed on June 26, 1912. The file indicates Nez was living in Indian Wells, Arizona in 1913 and Ganado, Arizona in 1914.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Former Student Survey Responses, 1890 (Part 3 of 5)

A series of twenty nine letters written to Captain Richard H. Pratt in response to a questionnaire sent to former students. The accompanying questionnaire forms are not included.

Transcripts follow each handwritten letter.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Former Student Survey Responses, 1890 (Part 4 of 5)

A series of twenty-three letters written to Captain Richard H. Pratt in response to a questionnaire sent to former students. The accompanying questionnaire forms are not included.

Transcripts follow each handwritten letter.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Francisco (Hollow Loud) Student Information Card

Student information card of Francisco (Hollow Loud), a member of the Navajo Nation, who entered the school on October 21, 1882 and departed on July 10, 1883.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Francisco Student Information Card

Student information card of Francisco, a member of the Navajo Nation, who entered the school on October 21, 1882 and departed on July 10, 1883.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Frank Peshlakai Progress Card

Progress card of Frank Peshlakai, a member of the Navajo Nation, who entered the school on November 7, 1910.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Frank Peshlakai Student File

Student file of Frank Peshlakai, a member of the Navajo Nation, who entered the school on November 5, 1910, and died on April 15, 1913. The file contains a student information card, an application for enrollment, outing evaluations, a trade record card, a conduct card, and an outing record....

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
George S. Watchman (Saahtlie) Student File

Student file of George S. Watchman (Saahtlie), a member of the Navajo Nation, who entered the school on October 21, 1882 and departed on July 8, 1889. The file contains a student information card and a report after leaving indicating that in 1910 Watchman was raising sheep in Fort Defiance,...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
George S. Watchman, c.1887

Studio portrait of George S. Watchman. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative
Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
George Watchman, c.1883

Studio portrait of George Watchman (Saahtlie) wearing school uniform.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
George Williams Student File

Student file of George Williams, a member of the Navajo Nation, who entered the school on October 21, 1882 and departed on July 15, 1890. The file contains a student information card and a report after leaving indicating that in 1910 Williams was a machinist living in Philadelphia. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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