Student Files

The Student Files section of the website features digitized copies of paper records on individual students at the school. These records were maintained by the administrative offices at the school during its years of operation. A variety of personal information about each student may be found within these files, including family background, age, height and weight. Files may also include information about admission and dates of attendance, outings, health, school activities, and life after separation from the school. A guide to the types of documents typically found among these files can be found here. Today these records are preserved at the U. S. National Archives within Record Group 75, Entry numbers 1327 through 1330.

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Eugene Sutton Student File

Student file of Eugene Sutton, a member of the Seneca Nation, who entered the school on September 14, 1916 and departed on May 18, 1918. The file contains student information cards, progress reports and letters. The file contains correspondence discussing the possibility of Eugene going home to work on his family's land during a break.

Note: In this file the student is identified as both Eugene Sutton and Eugene Sutton Jr.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

George Swanson Student File

Student file of George Swanson, a member of the Cayuga Nation, who entered the school on September 15, 1916 and departed on August 10, 1918. This file contains student information cards, an application for enrollment, financial transactions, progress reports, and correspondence.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Wilton Ishcomer Student Information Card

Student information card of Wilton Ishcomer, a member of the Choctaw Nation, who entered the school on September 15, 1916 and departed on August 31, 1918. The file indicates Ishcomer was drafted upon the closure of the Carlisle Indian School.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

George Swanson Student Information Card

Student information card of George Swanson, a member of the Cayuga Nation, who entered the school on September 15, 1916 and departed on August 10, 1918.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Wilton Ishcomer Student File

Student file of Wilton Ishcomer, a member of the Chotaw Nation, who entered the school on September 15, 1916. No departure date is given. The file contains student information cards, an application for enrollment, discussion of financial transactions, letters/correspondence, progress reports, and certificates of promotion. The correspondence in the file discusses inheritance issues for Ishcomer and his siblings after the death of both their parents, as well as the lease of lands to oil and gas companies.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Emmet Gary Student File

Student file of Emmet Gary, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on September 16, 1916 and departed on March 28, 1918. This file includes student information cards, an application for enrollment, a news clipping, financial transactions, progress reports, and correspondence indicating that Gary enlisted in the United States Army and was stationed at Fort Bliss, Texas.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Emmet Gary Student Information Card

Student information card of Emmet (here Emmett) Gary, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on September 16, 1916 and departed on March 28, 1918.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Lucy Jannis Student Information Card

Student information card of Lucy Jannis, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on September 16, 1916 and departed on August 28, 1918. The file indicates Jannis was transferred to the Pierre Indian School in Pierre, South Dakota upon the closure of the Carlisle Indian School.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Clarence Night Pipe Student Information Card

Student information card of Clarence Night Pipe, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on September 16, 1916 and departed on August 31, 1918.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Cora Kettle Student File

Student file of Cora Kettle, a member of the Seneca Nation, who entered the school on September 16, 1916. There is no departure date given. The file contains student information cards, an application for enrollment, certificates of promotion, letters and correspondence, and financial transactions.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Clarence Night Pipe Student File

Student file of Clarence Night Pipe, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on September 16, 1916 and departed on June 8, 1918. The file contains student information cards, an application for enrollment, a certificate of promotion, financial transactions, and letters/correspondence. The file indicates Night Pipe was living in Carter, South Dakota in 1918.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Joseph Kills Enemy Student File

Student file of Joseph Kills Enemy, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on September 16, 1916 and departed on June 26, 1918. This file contains student information cards, an application for enrollment, financial transactions, progress cards, and correspondence indicating that Joseph Kills Enemy sought to join the United States Army in 1918.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Cora Kettle Student Information Card

Student information card of Cora Kettle, a member of the Seneca Nation, who entered the school on September 16, 1916 and departed on August 31, 1918.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Lena Kettle Student File

Student file of Lena Kettle, a member of the Seneca Nation, who entered the school September 16, 1916. No departure date is given. The file contains a student information card, an application for enrollment, certificates of promotion, and a financial transaction. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Francis A. LaPointe Student File

Student file of Francis LaPointe, a member of the Chippewa Nation, who entered the school on September 16, 1916. No departure date is given. This file contains student information cards, an application for enrollment, financial transactions, progress reports, and correspondence indicating that Francis LaPointe transferred to the Haskell Institute in 1918.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Lena Kettle Student Information Card

Student information card of Lena Kettle, a member of the Seneca Nation, who entered the school on September 16, 1916 and departed on August 31, 1918.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Joseph Kills Enemy Student Information Card

Student information card of Joseph Kills Enemy, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on September 16, 1916 and departed on August 10, 1918.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Frank McGillis Student File

Student file of Frank McGillis, a member of the Chippewa Nation, who entered the school on September 17, 1916. No final departure date is given. The file contains student information cards, applications for enrollment, financial transactions, a certificate of promotion, medical recordsm and letters/correspondence.

Note: In the file the student is referred to as Frank McGillis and Frank McGilles.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

William Lenoir Student File

Student file of William Lenoir, a member of the Chippewa Nation, who entered the school on September 17, 1916 and departed on October 4, 1916. The file contains correspondence, medical/physical records, a progress/conduct card, and a student information card.

Note: In this file the student is identified as William Lenoir and William Lenore.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Frank McGilles Student Information Card

Student information card of Frank McGilles, a member of the Chippewa Nation, who entered the school on September 17, 1916 and departed on August 31, 1918. The file indicates McGilles went to work at Hog Island, Pennsylvania upon the closure of the Carlisle Indian School.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

William Lenoir Student Information Card

Student information card of William Lenoir, a member of the Chippewa Nation, who entered the school on September 17, 1916 and departed on October 4, 1916.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Peter New Rider Student Information Card

Student information card of Peter New Rider, a member of the Pawnee Nation, who entered the school on September 18, 1916 and departed on August 29, 1918. The file indicates New Rider transferred to the Chilocco Indian School upon the closure of the Carlisle Indian School.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

William J. Denomie Student Information Card

Student information card of William J. Denomie, a member of the Chippewa Nation, who entered the school on September 19, 1916 and departed on May 28, 1917.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Daniel Carpenter Student Information Card

Student information card of Daniel Carpenter, a member of the Onondaga Nation, who entered the school on September 19, 1916 and ultimately departed on August 31, 1918.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

James Wheelock Student Information Card

Student information card of James Wheelock, a member of the Onondaga Nation, who entered the school on September 19, 1916 and departed on August 31, 1918. The file indicates Wheelock transferred to the Haskell Institute in Lawrence, Kansas upon the closure of the Carlisle Indian School.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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