Washington, George

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Descriptive Statement of Pupils from Crow Agency, February 1883

These materials include a cover letter and a Descriptive Statement of Pupils regarding 8 children transferred to the Carlisle Indian School from the Crow Agency in Montana. The Descriptive Statement indicates that two female children initially intended for transfer refused to go with the rest of...

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
George Hill, c.1886

Studio portrait of George Hill.

Note: When he arrived at Carlisle, Hill was known as George Washington. He is also known as George W. Hill. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative
Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
George W. Hill [version 1], c.1884

Studio portrait of George W. Hill. 

Note: The handwritten caption identifies this sitter as George Washington. When he first arrived at the school that was the name Hill was known by. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative
Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
George W. Hill [version 2], c.1884

Studio portrait of George W. Hill. 

Note: When he first entered the school, Hill was known as George Washington. 

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

Student file of George Washington, a member of the Gros Ventre Nation, who entered the school on February 28, 1883, and departed on March 24, 1887.  The file contains a student information card indicating that Washington went on three outings while at Carlisle.

Note: At some point during...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
George Washington Student File

Student file of George Washington, a member of the Washoe Nation, who entered the school on July 20, 1898, and departed on July 3, 1902. The file contains a student information card, a returned student survey, and a report after leaving indicating Washington was working as a laborer and a...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
George Washington Student Information Card

Student information card of George Washington, a member of the Gros Ventre Nation, who entered the school on February 28, 1883 and departed on March 24, 1887.

Note: At some point during his stay at Carlisle George Washington began using the name George W. Hill and George Hill. He was...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
George Washington Student Information Card

Student information card of George Washington, a member of the Washoe Nation, who entered the school on July 20, 1898 and departed on July 3, 1902.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Minnie Topa Student Information Card

Student information card of Minnie Topa, a member of the Pawnee Nation, who entered the school on August 31, 1882 and died on August 28, 1894. She was buried in the cemetery on the school grounds.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Minnie Topa Student Information Cards

Student information card of Minnie Topa, a member of the Pawnee Nation, who entered the school on August 31, 1882 and died there on August 28, 1894. She was buried in the school cemetery.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
The Indian Helper (Vol. 4, No. 27)
February 22, 1889

The first page began with the heading, “February 22,” followed by poems and articles about George Washington and his birthday. Also on the page was a piece called “Do Indian Boys Have It?” about the pitfalls of self-conceit. Page two included many small articles that included an update of area...

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
The Indian Helper (Vol. 4, No. 36)
April 26, 1889

The first page opened with a poem "The Printer-Boy Tramp” by Will Carleton, followed by “Encouraging Prospects” about Luther Kuhns at the Pawnee Agency. Next came “A Man Who was not Afraid to Work” on how General Washington set an example for his corporal. Also on the page was an article titled...

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
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