1879: Student Files with Date of Entry 1879-10-27

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Fanny (Knife Holder) Student Information Card

Student information card of Fanny (Knife Holder), a member of the Kiowa Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879 and departed on August 21, 1880.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Wilson To-ome (Slick) Student Information Card

Student information card of Wilson To-ome (Slick), a member of the Kiowa Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879 and departed on July 1, 1882.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Oscar Bull Bear Student File

Student file of Oscar Bull Bear, a member of the Cheyenne Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879, and ultimately departed on September 15, 1885.  The student did not attend the school continuously, but left and reentered.  The file contains student information cards, correspondence, and a report after leaving that indicates that he was working as a farmer in Clinton, Oklahoma, in 1910.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Owen Yellow Hair (Yellow Head) Student File

Student file of Owen Yellow Hair (Yellow Head), a member of the Kiowa Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879 and departed on July 1, 1882. The file contains a student information card.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Minnie Yellow Bear Student Information Card

Student information card of Minnie Yellow Bear, a member of the Arapahoe Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879 and departed on March 21, 1887.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Ella Hippy Student Information Card

Student information card of Ella Hippy, a member of the Cheyenne Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879 and departed on July 1, 1882. The file indicates Hippy was married and living in Weatherford, Oklahoma in 1915.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Mabel Doanmoe (Little) Student Information Card

Student information card of Mabel (Little), a member of the Kiowa Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879 and departed on July 1, 1882. 

Note: This student is also known as Mabel Doanmoe. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Charles Bear Student Information Card

Student information card of Charles Bear, a member of the Nez Perce Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879 and departed on August 21, 1880.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Thomas Carlisle Student File

Student file of Thomas Carlisle, a member of the Cheyenne Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879, and departed on February 2, 1891.  The file contains student information cards, a returned student survey, and a report after leaving that indicates that he was working as a medical doctor in Watonga, Oklahoma, in 1910.

Note: Carlisle also went by the names Blackrobe and Tom Turner. Carlisle was the father of student Nina Carlisle. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Geoffrey Chips (Runs in the Clouds) Student File

Student file of Geoffrey Chips (Runs in the Clouds). No arrival or departure information is given, and no Nation is given, but information in other records shows that Chips was a member of the Sioux Nation from the Rosebud Agency. He arrived at the school on October 27, 1879 and departed on June 19, 1882. This file contains only a blank report after leaving. 

Note: Although the spelling in this file shows the last name as Chips, family members indicate that the proper spelling is Chipps. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Albert Student Information Card

Student information card of Albert, a member of the Seminole Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879 and died on April 21, 1881 while attending the school. He was buried in the cemetery on the school grounds.

Note: In a letter about the first students to arrive at the school, Pratt refers to this student as Alberd. There are also two photographs in the collection of the Cumberland County Historial Society in which he is identified as Alberd.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Mary North Student Information Card

Student information card of Mary North, a member of the Arapahoe Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879 and departed on February 26, 1884. The file indicates North was married and living in Kingfisher, Oklahoma in 1913.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Edward Myers Student Information Card

Student information card of Edward Myers, a member of the Pawnee Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879 and departed on July 10, 1883.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Hubbell Big Horse Student Information Card

Student information card of Hubbell Big Horse (here Bighorse), a member of the Cheyenne Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879 and departed on July 1, 1882.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Curtis (Good Blanket) Student File

Student file of Curtis, a member of the Cheyenne Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879 and departed on March 13, 1881. The file contains a student information card.

Note: This student was known as both Curtis and William Curtis.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Mabel Doanmoe (Little) Student File

Student file of Mabel Doanmoe (Little), a member of the Kiowa Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879 and departed on July 1, 1882. The file contains a student information card, a returned student survey, and a report after leaving indicating that in 1910 Doanmoe had married Lucius Aitsan and was living in Anadarko, Oklahoma. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Chester Arthur Student Information Card

Student information card of Chester Arthur, a member of the Cheyenne Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879 and died on July 1, 1882, apparently while attending the school. (The date of his death and his discharge from the school are the same.)

Note: In a letter describing the first students to enter the school, it seems likely that this student was identifed by Pratt as Chastine. That student was also 15 and of the Cheyenne nation. No further information was provided. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Lucius Aitsan (Cute) Student Information Card

Student information card of Lucius Aitsan (Cute), a member of the Kiowa Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879 and departed on July 1, 1882. The file indicates Aitsan was living in Saddle Mountain, Oklahoma in 1913.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Beau Niel Student Information Card

Student information card of Beau Niel, a member of the Arapahoe Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879 and died on August 20, 1880. Niel was buried in the cemetery on the school grounds under the spelling "Beau Neal."

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Joseph Bobtail Student Information Card

Student information card of Joseph Bobtail, a member of the Cheyenne Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879 and departed on July 1, 1882.

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

Charles Kawboodle (Left Hand) Student File

Student file of Charles Kowboodle (Left Hand), a member of the Kiowa Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879 and departed on February 6, 1882. The file contains a student information card.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Charles Bear Student Information Card

Student information card of Charles Bear, a member of the Nez Perce Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879 and departed on August 21, 1880.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Alfred Brown Student Information Card

Student information card of Alfred Brown, a member of the Cheyenne Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879 and departed on April 3, 1883. The file indicates Brown was living in Fonda, Oklahoma in 1913.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

John D. Miles Student Information Card

Student information card of John D. Miles, a member of the Cheyenne Nation, who entered the school on October 27, 1879 and ultimately departed on July 6, 1888.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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