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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Samuel Scott Student File

Student file of Samuel Scott, a member of the Creek Nation, who entered the school on January 22, 1881, and departed on June 17, 1884.  The file contains a student information card indicating that Scott went on three outings while at Carlisle.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Eliza Chissoe Student File

Student file of Eliza Chissoe, a member of the Creek Nation, who entered the school on January 22, 1881 and departed on June 17, 1884. The file contains a student information card.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Elizabeth McNac Student File

Student file of Elizabeth McNac, a member of the Creek Nation, who entered the school on January 22, 1881 and departed on June 11, 1883. The file contains a student information card.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Bessie West Student File

Student file of Bessie West, a member of the Creek Nation, who entered the school on January 22, 1881, and departed on June 17, 1884. The file contains student information cards, a letter, a former student response postcard, a returned student survey, and a report after leaving indicating West was a housewife living in Sesakwa, Oklahoma in 1913. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Rosa Ross Student File

Student file of Rosa Ross, a member of the Cherokee Nation, who entered the school on January 22, 1881, and departed on July 3, 1883. The file contains student information cards. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Benjamin Marshall Student File

Student file of Benjamin Marshall, a member of the Creek Nation, who entered the school on January 22, 1881, and departed on June 17, 1884.  The file contains a student information card, correspondence, and a report after leaving indicating that Marshall was living in Clarksville, Oklahoma, in 1911.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Alexander McNac Student File

Student file of Alexander McNac, a member of the Creek Nation, who entered the school on January 22, 1881, and departed on March 11, 1884.  The file contains a student information card that indicates that McNac went on three outings while at Carlisle.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

James Bell Student File

Student file of James Bell, a member of the Creek Nation, who entered the school on January 22, 1881 and ultimately departed on December 31, 1891. The student did not attend the school continuously, but left and reentered. The file contains student information cards that list two outings.

Note: in this file the student is identified as James Bell and Jimmie Bell.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Ella Moore Student Information Card

Student information card of Ella Moore, a member of the Creek Nation, who entered the school on January 22, 1881 and departed on January 29, 1884.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Jane Freeman Student Information Card

Student information card of Jane Freeman, a member of the Creek Nation, who entered the school on January 22, 1881 and departed on May 24, 1883. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Nancy McIntosh Student File

Student file of Nancy McIntosh, a member of the Creek Nation, who entered the school on January 22, 1881, and departed on June 22, 1886. The file contains student information cards. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Jane Freeman Student File

Student file of Jane Freeman, a member of the Creek Nation, who entered the school on January 22, 1881 and departed on May 24, 1883. The file contains a student information card and a returned student survey.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Millie McIntosh Student File

Student file of Millie McIntosh, a member of the Creek Nation, who entered the school on January 22, 1881, and ultimately departed on March 25, 1890. The student did not attend the school continuously, but left and reentered. The file contains student information cards, a photograph, letters and correspondence, a returned student survey, former student response postcards, and a report after leaving indicating McIntosh was a housewife living in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma in 1915. 

Note: In this file the student is identified as Millie McIntosh, Mildred McIntosh, and Mildred (Millie) McIntosh Childers.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Samuel J. Checote Student File

Student file of Samuel J. Checote, a member of the Creek Nation, who entered the school on January 22, 1881, and departed on June 3, 1884.  The file contains a student information card, correspondence, a returned student survey, and a report after leaving indicating that, in 1912, Checote was working in Okmulgee, Oklahoma, as a farmer and lease clerk.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Minnie Atkins Student File

Student file of Minnie Atkins, a member of the Creek Nation, who entered the school on January 22, 1881, and departed on July 8, 1884. The file contains a student information card, letters and correspondence, a returned student survey, and a report after leaving indicating Minnie was working in the U.S. Army in 1915. 

Note: Minnie Atkins was involved in a court case: United States V. Minnie Atkins et. al in 1922.  

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Cornelius Carr Student File

Student file of Cornelius Carr, a member of the Creek Nation, who entered the school on January 22, 1881 and departed on June 17, 1884. The file contains a student information card and a returned student survey. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Eliza Chissoe Student Information Card

Student information card of Eliza Chissoe, a member of the Creek Nation, who entered the school on January 22, 1881 and departed on June 17, 1884. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Eliza Bell Student File

Student file of Eliza Bell, a member of the Creek Nation, who entered the school on January 22, 1881, and departed on August 20, 1885. The file contains a student information card, former student response postcards, photographs, a returned student survey, letters/correspondence, and a report after leaving. The file indicates Bell attended the Wealaka Indian Mission School, was keeping house in Okmulgee, Oklahoma in 1912, living in Natura, Oklahoma in 1913, a housewife in Okmulgee, Oklahoma in 19134, and was a farmer in Okmulgee, Oklahoma in 1915.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Millie Brown Student File

Student file of Millie Brown, a member of the Creek Nation, who entered the school on January 22, 1881, and departed on August 27, 1884. The file contains student information cards.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Ella Moore Student File

Student file of Ella Moore, a member of the Creek Nation, who entered the school on January 22, 1881 and departed on January 29, 1884. The file contains a student information card. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Ellis Childers Student File

Student file of Ellis Childers, a member of the Creek Nation, who entered the school on January 22, 1881 and departed on June 17, 1884. The file contains a student information card, a newspaper clipping from the Sherman Institute, letters/correspondence, financial transactions, and legal documents regarding Childers' departure date from Carlisle. The file indicates Childers was the Speaker of the House Warriors of the Creek Nation in 1914.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Elizabeth McIntosh Student Information Card

Student information card of Elizabeth McIntosh, a member of the Creek Nation, who entered the school on January 22, 1881 and departed on June 17, 1884.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Rachel Checote Student File

Student file of Rachel Checote, a member of the Creek Nation, who entered the school on January 22, 1881, and departed on June 3, 1884. The file contains student information cards, a former student response postcard, letters and correspondence, a returned student survey, and a report after leaving indicating Checote was a housewife living in Holdenville, Oklahoma in 1914. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Elizabeth McNac Student Information Card

Student information card of Elizabeth McNac, a member of the Creek Nation, who entered the school on January 22, 1881 and departed on June 11, 1883.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Elizabeth McIntosh Student File

Student file of Elizabeth McIntosh, a member of the Creek Nation, who entered the school on January 22, 1881 and departed on June 17, 1884. The file contains a student information card and a returned student survey.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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