Student file of Curtis, a member of the Cheyenne Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879 and departed on March 13, 1881. The file contains a student information card.
Note: This student was known as both Curtis and William Curtis.
Student information card of Curtis (here with added "William"), a member of the Cheyenne Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879 and departed on March 15, 1881.
Students and staff working in the harness-making shop at the Carlisle Indian School. They are identified as, from left to right: Lorenzo Chapman (instructor), Geoffrey Chips, Cheape Ross, Curtis, Lawrence, Edward Little, William Spotted Tail, Julian, Morgan, Henry Thigh, and Andrew.
Richard Henry Pratt informs the Commissioner of Indian Affairs that he has sent Curtis home with Roman Nose as a guardian rather than wait for Bear's Heart to accompany the student home due to Curtis' health. Roman Nose was requested to return home by the Indian Agent L. J. Miles.