Black Bear, Willis

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Twelve male Sioux students [version 1], c.1890

Studio portrait of twelve male students. The caption identifies them as being from the Pine Ridge Reservation. The caption for the Cumberland County Historicial Society's copy says they are "Pine Ridge Sioux" and identifies them as: 

Front row, seated: Thomas Black Bear, Alexander Man...

Format: Glass Plate Negative
Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Twelve male Sioux students [version 2], c.1890

Studio portrait of twelve male students. The caption says they are "Pine Ridge Sioux" and identifies them as: 

Front row, seated: Thomas Black Bear, Alexander Man Above, Charles Smith, Andrew Beard, Herbert Good Boy, Robert Horse, and Phillip White.

Back row, standing: Samuel Dion...

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Willis Black Bear Student Information Card

Student information card of Willis Black Bear, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on August 12, 1887 and departed on March 17, 1892.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Willis Black Bear Student Information Card

Student information card of Willis Black Bear, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on August 12, 1887 and departed on March 17, 1892.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Willis Black Bear, c.1887

Studio portrait of Willis Black Bear. Handwritten caption along side of image probably reads: Willis B. Bear.

Format: Glass Plate Negative
Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Willis Black Bear, c.1888

Studio portrait of Willis Black Bear. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
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