Gros Ventre: Student Files

Primary tabs

Displaying 1 - 25 of 104 records

Limited to records with "Gros Ventre". Further filter options available below.

Joseph Harris Student File

Student file of Joseph Harris, a member of the Gros Ventre Nation, who entered the school on April 2, 1881, graduated in 1889, and departed on July 16, 1892. The file contains a student information card, a trade/position record card, former student response postcards, a report after leaving, returned student surveys, and letters/correspondence. The file indicates Harris attended the Middletown Township in 1890, worked at the Carlisle Indian School and the Genoa Indian School in Genoa, Nebraska as a printer, and was a farm laborer in Langhorne, Pennsylvania in 1912 and 1913.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Joseph Harris Student Information Card

Student information card of Joseph Harris, a member of the Gros Ventre Nation, who entered the school on April 2, 1881 and departed on July 16, 1892. The information card indicates that Harris had graduated in 1889, studied printing, and was living in Langhorne, Pennsylvania in 1913. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

William Steals the Bear Student Information Card

Student information card of William Steals the Bear, a member of the Gros Ventre Nation, who entered the school on February 28, 1883 and departed on July 6, 1888.

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 known as George Hill when he left the school. He is also identified as a member of the Crow nation in some documenation. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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 his stay at Carlisle George Washington began using the name George W. Hill and George Hill. He was known as George Hill when he left the school. He is also identified as a member of the Crow nation in some documenation. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

William Steals the Bear Student File

Student file of William Steals the Bear (here William S. the Bear), a member of the Gros Ventre Nation, who entered the school on February 28, 1883, and departed on July 6, 1888.  The file contains a student information card.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Albert Anderson Student Information Card

Student information card of Albert Anderson, a member of the Crow Nation, who entered the school on November 17, 1883 and departed on August 20, 1890.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Albert Anderson Student Information Cards

Student information cards of Albert Anderson, a member of the Crow Nation, who entered the school on November 17, 1883 and ultimately departed on August 20, 1890.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Joseph Irwin Student Information Card

Student information card of Joseph Irwin, a member of the Gros Ventre Nation, who entered the school on February 23, 1890 and departed on December 2, 1895.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Joseph Irwin Student File

Student file of Joseph Irwin, a member of the Gros Ventre Nation, who entered the school on February 23, 1890, and departed on December 2, 1895.  The file contains a student information card and a report after leaving indicating that Irwin was working as a blacksmith in Elbowoods, North Dakota, in 1910.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Winona Nice Girl Student Information Card

Student information card of Winona Nice Girl, a member of the Gros Ventre Nation, who entered the school on April 13, 1890 and departed on August 11, 1890.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

James A. Brown Student File

Student file of James A. Brown, a member of the Gros Ventre Nation, who entered the school on April 13, 1890 and departed on June 10, 1895. The file contains a student information card. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Etha Girl (The Girl) Student Information Card

Student information card of Etha (here Eth-a) Girl (The Girl), a member of the Gros Ventre Nation, who entered the school on April 13, 1890 and departed on July 5, 1893.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

John Sanborn Student Information Card

Student information card of John Sanborn, a member of the Gros Ventre Nation, who entered the school on April 13, 1890 and departed on September 30, 1895. The file indicates Sanborn was living in Hays, Montana and Warm Springs, Montana in 1913.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Victor S. Bear (Captured at Night) Student File

Student file of Victor S. Bear (Captured at Night), a member of the Gros Ventre Nation, who entered the school on April 13, 1890 and departed on June 29, 1896. The file contains a student information card, a returned student survey, a former student response postcard, and a report after leaving indicating that in 1910 Bear was farming with the Indian Service in Ft. Belknap, Montana. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Joshua Bird (Spotted Bird) Student File

Student file of Joshua Bird (Spotted Bird), a member of the Gros Ventre Nation, who entered the school on April 13, 1890 and departed on August 11, 1890. The file contains a student information card and a report after leaving. 

Note: This file at the U.S. National Archives included a card regarding a Josiah Bird, who does not appear to have been a student at Carlisle.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Francis Lungs (The Bear Stands) Student File

Student file of Francis Lungs (The Bear Stands), a member of the Gros Ventre Nation, who entered the school on April 13, 1890 and departed on July 5, 1893. The file contains a student information card and a letter/correspondence.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Almeda Heavy Hair (Heavy-Hair-on side of head) Student Information Card

Student information card of Almeda Heavy Hair (Heavy-Hair-on side of head), a member of the Gros Ventre Nation, who entered the school on April 13, 1890 and died on August 28, 1894. Heavy Hair was buried in the cemetery on the school grounds.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Winona Nice Girl (Nice Girl) Student Information Card

Student information card of Winona Nice Girl (Nice Girl), a member of the Gros Ventre Nation, who entered the school on April 13, 1890 and departed on August 11, 1890.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

John Sanborn Student File

Student file of John Sanborn, a member of the Gros Ventre Nation, who entered the school on April 13, 1890, and ultimately departed on September 30, 1895. The student did not attend the school continuously, but left and reentered. The file contains student information cards and a change of address card from the U.S. Postal Service.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Bishop L. Shield (Sleeps Above) Student Information Card

Student information card of Bishop L. Shield (Sleeps Above), a member of the Gros Ventre Nation, who entered the school on April 13, 1890 and died on July 30, 1890. Shield was buried in the cemetery on the school grounds.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Belknap Fox Student File

Student file of Belknap Fox, a member of the Gros Ventre Nation, who entered the school on April 13, 1890, and departed on April 17, 1893.  The file contains a student information card, a former student response postcard, a returned student survey, and a report after leaving indicating that Fox was working as a stockraiser in St. Paul's Mission, Montana in both 1911 and 1914.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Daniel Sleeping Bear Student Information Card

Student information card of Daniel Sleeping Bear (here S. Bear), a member of the Gros Ventre Nation, who entered the school on April 13, 1890 and departed on July 5, 1893. The file indicates Sleeping Bear was living in Hays, Montana in 1913.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Etha Girl Student Information Card

Student information card of Etha Girl, a member of the Gros Ventre Nation, who entered the school on April 13, 1890 and departed on July 5, 1893.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Victor S. Bear Student Information Card

Student information card of Victor S. Bear, a member of the Gros Ventre Nation, who entered the school on April 13, 1890 and departed on June 29, 1896. The file indicates Bear was living in Fort Belknap, Montana in 1913.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Pages