Brown, William

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Anna King (Sophia King) Student File

Student file of Anna King, a member of the Chippewa Nation, who entered the school on September 8, 1910, and departed on June 1, 1915. The file contains a student information card, an application for enrollment, physical records, outing evaluations, a position record card, financial transactions...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Harvey Warner and William Brown, 1887

Studio portrait of Harvey Warner (standing at left) and William Brown (seated at right). 

Note: Previous cataloging indicates the handwritten caption contains the date November 1887.

Format: Glass Plate Negative
Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Laura Browdog (Red House) Student File

Student file of Laura Browndog (Red House), a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on October 11, 1901 and departed on June 27, 1906. The file contains correspondence, a returned student survey, a former student response postcard, a student information card, and a report after...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Lizzie Dubray Student Information Card

Student information card of Lizzie Dubray, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on November 14, 1883 and departed on July 6, 1888.

Note: Dubray married fellow student William Brown.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Lucy Cummings Student File

Student file of Lucy Cummings, a member of the Pawnee Nation, who entered the school on August 31, 1906, and departed on December 5, 1906. The file contains a student information card, a former student response postcard, an application for enrollment, and a report after leaving indicating...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Margaret Jane Brown Student File

Student file of Margaret Jane Brown, a member of the Alaskan (Tlingit) nation, who entered the school on October 24, 1903, graduated in 1915, and departed in May, 1915. The file includes an application for enrollment, correspondence, student information cards, a progress/conduct card, outing...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Margaret Jane Brown Student Information Card

Student information card of Margaret Jane Brown (here Maggie Brown), a member of the Alaskan Nation, who entered the school on October 24, 1903. The information card indicates that Brown had graduated in 1915, married Edward Ridley, and was living in Ketchikan, Alaska in 1918. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
The Indian Helper (Vol. 4, No. 3)
August 31, 1888

The first page opened with a poem, “Good Advice,” followed by a fictional account of a conversation titled “Two Carlisle Boys at Pine Ridge Talk Over the Sioux Bill,” in which two former students, Zack and Tim, discuss the merits of signing the Severalty Act which had been presented to the...

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
William Brown and Katie White Bird, c.1885

Studio portrait of William Brown and Katie White Bird, both probably wearing school uniforms.

Format: Glass Plate Negative
Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
William Brown Student File

Student file of William Brown, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on November 30, 1882 and ultimately departed on July 6, 1888. The student did not attend the school continuously, but left and reentered. The file contains student information cards and a report after leaving....

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
William Brown Student Information Card

Student information card of William Brown, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on November 30, 1882 and departed on July 6, 1888. The file indicates Brown was married and living in Allen, South Dakota in 1913.

Note: Brown married fellow student Lizzie Dubray.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
William Brown, Phillip White, and Jacob White Eyes, 1887

Studio portrait of William Brown, Phillips Bob Tail (also known as Phillip White), and Jacob White Eyes. Brown and Bob Tail are both wearing school uniforms.

Note: Jacob White Eyes was not a student at Carlisle. According to the January 6, 1888 issue of The Indian Helper, White...

Format: Glass Plate Negative
Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
William M. Brown Student File

Student file of William M. Brown, a member of the Chippewa Nation, who entered the school on August 27, 1892 and departed on March 16, 1893. The file contains a student information card.

Note: These documents were found in the same folder as documents related to William Brown.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
William M. Brown Student Information Card

Student information card of William M. Brown, a member of the Chippewa Nation, who entered the school on August 27, 1892 and departed on March 16, 1893.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
List of Students to be Returned to their Homes for May 1887
May 26, 1887

Richard Henry Pratt provides the Office of Indian Affairs with a list of 80 students to return to their homes due to expiration of their terms and sickness. Pratt also details the travel arrangements for travel to the various agencies and locations. He also notes that 68 pupils whose terms have...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
William Brown Requests to Return Home
February 23, 1888

William Brown, a member of the Sioux Nation, requests from the Office of Indian Affairs to return to his home on the Pine Ridge Agency in the early spring in order to prepare his farm. Brown also notes that he is engaged to another student from Pine Ridge who attended Carlisle and is ready to...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
List of Students to be Returned to their Homes for June 1888
June 22, 1888

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of the Indian Affairs of the 60 students who are entitled to return to their home at the end of the school term due to the expiration of their enrollment or sickness.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statement of Pupils Discharged to Multiple Agencies, 1888
July 7-11, 1888

These materials include a cover letter and a Descriptive Statement of Pupils regarding 61 individuals discharged from the Carlisle Indian School and transferred back to their homes in the San Carlos, Laguna, Wallace, Isleta, Quapaw, Eufaula, Omaha, Winnebago, Nez Perce, Crow, Kiowa and Comanche...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Agency Update on Former Students Living at the Pine Ridge Agency
December 26, 1891 - January 4, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a copy of a letter from George LeRoy Brown, Acting U.S. Indian Agent for the Pine Ridge Agency, to the Office of Indian Affairs. In Brown's letter he provides an update and a character assessment on former Carlisle Indian School students he has met.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
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