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Reuben Quick Bear Student File

Student file of Reuben Quick Bear, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on October 6, 1879 and departed on June 19, 1882. The file contains news clippings and a report after leaving that indicates Quick Bear was working as a farmer in Mellette County, South Dakota in 1911.

Note: Reuben appears to father of students Ernest Quick Bear and Levi Quick Bear.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Clarence Three Stars (Packs the Dog) Student File

Student file of Clarence Three Stars (Packs the Dog), a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on October 6, 1879 and ultimately departed on October 6, 1884. The student did not attend the school continuously, but left and reentered. The file contains student information cards, former student response postcards, a news clipping, and a report after leaving. The file indicates Three Stars was the State's Attorney for Bennett County in Martin, South Dakota in 1913.

Note: Three Stars married fellow student Jennie Dubray.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Luther Standing Bear (Kills Plenty) Student File

Student file of Luther Standing Bear, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on October 6, 1879 and departed on July 6, 1885. The file contains a student information card, former student response postcards, news clippings, correspondence, a returned student survey, and a report after leaving indicating he was working as a clerk in a store in Sioux City, Iowa in 1913.

Note: These documents were found in two separate folders at the U.S. National Archives: RG 75_Series 1327_box 60_folder 3019 and RG 75_Series 1327_box 37_folder 1810.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Henry Roman Nose Student File

Student file of Henry Roman Nose, a member of the Cheyenne Nation, who entered the school on October 6, 1879 and departed on September 18, 1883. The file contains newspaper clippings, a letter/correspondence, former student response postcards, a returned student survey, and a report after leaving.The file indicates that Roman Nose was farming in Bickford, Oklahoma from 1910 to 1914 and that Roman Nose went on to become Chief of the Cheyennes. The file also indicates that Roman Nose was that Roman Nose was a member of the Fort Marion prisoners group in St. Augustine, Florida before attending the Hampton Institute and eventually Carlisle.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Ralph Iron Eagle Feather Student File

Student file of Ralph Iron Eagle Feather, a member of the Sioux Nation. No entrance or departure dates are given. The file contains a returned student survey, a news clipping, and a report after leaving that indicates he was working as a carpenter, painter, and wheelwright in Cut Meat, South Dakota in 1911. Other records show he enrolled at the school on October 6, 1879 and departed on June 19, 1882. He reenrolled at the school on October 10, 1886 and departed on June 14, 1887.

Note: In this file the student is identified as Ralph Eagle Feather and Ralph Iron Eagle Feather.

Note: Iron Eagle Feather married fellow student Julia Good Voice, also known as Julia Iron Eagle Feather. They were the parents of Lydia Biddle Iron Eagle Feather. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Robert American Horse (Cut Ears) Student File

Student file of Robert American Horse (Cut Ears), a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on October 6, 1879 and ultimately departed on June 14, 1887. The student did not attend the school continuously, but left and reentered. The file contains a student information card, a trade/position record card, a report after leaving, a returned student survey and a news clipping. The file indicates American Horse stockman in Manderson, South Dakota in 1910 and a farmer in Kyle, South Dakota in 1912.

Note: In a letter describing the first students to enter the school, Pratt refers to this student as Makpaksa and Cut Ears. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Amos Lone Hill Student File

Student file of Amos Lone Hill, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on October 6, 1879 and ultimately departed on July 6, 1885. The student did not attend the school continuously, but left and reentered. The file contains student information cards, a returned student survey, a former student response postcard, a news clipping, and a report after leaving. The file indicates Lone Hill was married, farming, and raising stock in Porcupine, South Dakota in 1913.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

John Washa (Tomahawk) Student File

Student file of John Washa (also known as John Washee and Tomahawk), a member of the Cheyenne Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879, and departed on July 1, 1882.  The file contains a student information card, a newspaper clipping, correspondence, a returned student survey, and a report after leaving that indicates that in 1910 he was farming in Clinton, Oklahoma.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Etadleuh Doanmoe Student File

Student file of Etadleuh Doanmoe, a member of the Kiowa Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879 and ultimately departed on January 2, 1888. The student did not attend the school continuously, but left and reentered. The file contains student information cards, a photograph, and a newspaper clipping. The files indicate that Doanmoe married Tone-adle-mah, and after leaving the school became a missionary. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Laura Doanmoe Student File

Student file of Laura Doanmoe, a member of the Kiowa Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879 and ultimately departed on July 8, 1889. The student did not attend the school continuously, but left and reentered. The file contains student information cards, newspaper clippings, letters/correspondence, a former student response postcard, and a report after leaving indicating, Doanmore was a housewife living in Anadarko, Oklahoma in 1911.

Note: In the file the student is referred to as Laura Toneadlemah, Laura Doanmore, and Laura Doanmoe.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Richard Davis Student File

Student file of Richard Davis, a member of the Cheyenne Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879, and ultimately departed on June 30, 1891. The student did not attend the school continuously, but left and reentered. The file contains student information cards, a photograph, a newspaper clipping, and a report after leaving. The file indicates that Davis was working as an interpreter and farmer in Kingfisher, Oklahoma in 1910 and was living in Kingfisher, Oklahoma in 1911.

Note: At the time of scanning at the U.S. National Archives, several documents in this student file seemed to relate to a different student, Robert Davis. Those documents have now been included with the Robert Davis file: NARA_RG75_1327_box 73_ folder 3592.

Note: Davis married fellow student Nellie Aspenall in 1888, while they were both still students. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Harriet Mary Elder Student File

Student file of Harriet Mary Elder, a member of the Nez Perce Nation, who entered the school on February 20, 1880 and departed on August 27, 1886. The file contains a student information card, a returned student survey in which she writes about her role as president of the Nez Perce women's missionary society, a former student response postcard, and a report after leaving. The file indicates Elder was married to James Stuart and living in Kooskia, Idaho, in 1913. The file also contains news clippings from April 1915 in which she writes about her garden and Nez Perce homes.

Note: In this file the student is referred to both as Harriet Elder and under her married name Harriet Stuart.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Nellie Carey Student File

Student file of Nellie Carey, a member of the Apache Nation, who entered the school on July 31, 1880, and departed on March 6, 1893.  The file contains student information cards, correspondence, former student response postcards, a news clipping, a returned student survey, and a report after leaving indicating that Carey was working as a laundress in Lawton, Oklahoma, in 1915.  

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Leonard Tyler (Magpie) Student File

Student file of Leonard Tyler (Magpie), a member of the Cheyenne Nation, who entered the school on September 6, 1880 and departed on September 18, 1883. The file contains a student information card, a former student response postcard, a returned student survey, news clippings, a report after leaving, and a letter/correspondence. The file indicates that Tyler was given his name at the school by the aunt of former U.S. President John Tyler. Additionally, Tyler worked as a farmer and stock raiser in Calumet, Oklahoma in 1909, 1910, and 1913.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Alfrich Heap-of-Birds Student File

Student file of Alfrich Heap-of-Birds. No entrance or departure information is given, and no Nation is given. The file contains a newspaper clipping, a trade/position record card, a returned student survey, and a report after leaving indicating Heap-of-Birds was farming in Clinton, Oklahoma, in 1910.

Note: In this file the student is identified as Alfrich Heap-of-Birds, Alfred Heap-of-Birds, and Alfred Clyde.

Note: Information in other records shows Heap-of-Birds was a member of the Cheynne nation who arrived on September 6, 1880 and departed on September 18, 1883. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Robert Burns Student File

Student file of Robert Burns, a member of the Cheyenne Nation, who entered the school on September 6, 1880, and departed on June 21, 1881.  The file contains a student information card, a newspaper clipping, and a report after leaving that indicates that he was married to former student Nellie Morrison and working as a lease clerk in Darlington, Oklahoma, in 1910.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Otto Wells Student File

Student file of Otto Wells, a member of the Comanche Nation, who entered the school on September 9, 1880 and departed on July 2, 1891. The file contains a returned student survey, a letter/correspondence, a newspaper clipping, and a report after leaving indicating that Wells was farming in Anadarko, Oklahoma in 1910.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Michael Burns Student File

Student file of Michael Burns, a member of the Yavapai Nation, who entered the school on October 26, 1880, and departed on October 6, 1884.  The file contains a student information card, a former student response postcard, a position card, a returned student survey, correspondence, a newspaper clipping, and a report after leaving indicating that Burns was working as a farmer in McDowell, Arizona, from 1914 to 1915. The records also indicate that, in 1910, Burns was a student in the Riverside School of Riverside, California.

Note: Although this card lists Michael Burns as Apache, other sources (including his own memoir) indicate that he is actually Yavapai.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Nellie Robertson Student File

Student file of Nellie Robertson, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on November 6, 1880, graduated in 1890, and ultimately departed on July 2, 1896. The student did not attend the school continuously, but left and reentered. The file contains student information cards, a photograph, news clippings, a report after leaving, a financial transaction, and letters/correspondence. The file indicates Robertson graduated from the West Chester Normal School in West Chester, Pennsylvania in 1896, was a teacher for four years at the Carlisle Indian School, a clerk in the Carlisle Indian School in 1907, the outing manager at the Carlisle Indian School in 1911, and was still working at the school in 1918.

Note: Some of the documents in this file are administrative in nature, and do not fit into the pre-defined categories for document types.

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

Jock Bull Bear (Comanche) Student File

Student file of Jock Bull Bear (Comanche), a member of the Arapahoe Nation, who entered the school on February 3, 1881 and departed on January 29, 1884. The file contains a newspaper clipping, a student information card, a former student survey postcard, a returned student survey, and a report after leaving. The file indicates Bull Bear was a farmer in Clinton, Oklahoma in 1910 and Cloud Chief, Oklahoma in 1914.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

William Little Elk Student File

Student file of William Little Elk, a member of the Cheyenne Nation, who entered the school on February 3, 1881 and departed on June 17, 1884. The file contains a newspaper clipping, letters/correspondence, a returned student survey, and a report after leaving indicating that from 1910 to 1912 he was farming in Watonga, Oklahoma.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

White Buffalo (White Headed Bull) Student File

Student file of White Buffalo (White Headed Bull), a member of the Cheyenne Nation, who entered the school on February 3, 1881, and ultimately departed on December 1, 1902.  The file contains student information cards, newspaper clippings, and a report after leaving indicating that he was farming in Darlington, Oklahoma, in 1910.  The record also indicates that he returned to the school in 1902 related to a libel suit.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

James H. Miller Student File

Student file of James H. Miller, a member of the Pueblo Nation, who entered the school on February 4, 1881 and departed on June 22, 1886. The file contains a student information card, a report after leaving, a news clipping, letters/correspondence related to school administrators and Miller's reflections on his time as a student, and a returned student survey that indicates Miller was working as a farmer and sheep raiser in Pueblo Zuni, New Mexico in 1911.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Fred Lookout Student File

Student file of Fred Lookout, a member of the Osage Nation, who entered the school on February 26, 1881, and departed on June 17, 1884. The file contains a student information card, a returned student survey, a newspaper clipping, and a report after leaving indicating that Lookout was farming in Pawhuska, Oklahoma in 1911.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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