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Young Bull Bear, a visiting chief, with Oscar Bull Bear, and Richard Davis, 1879

Studio portrait of Young Bull Bear, a Cheyenne chief, with students Oscar Bull Bear and Richard Davis. 

Note: Previous interpretation of the handwritten caption on the plate says that Richard Davis was also called Thunderbird, and the date of the photograph is 1879. 

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Glass Plate Negative
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National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
First group of male students (staggered pose) [version 1], 1879

Group portrait of the first male students at the school in front the boys' dormitory. Some are standing on the balcony of the building, others are seated or standing on the porch or in front of the building. Interpreter Charles Tackett is standing at the far left. 

These students came from the Pine Ridge and Rosebud agencies and arrived…

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Glass Plate Negative
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National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
First group of male students [version 1], 1879

Group portrait of first male students at the school from the Pine Ridge and Rosebud agencies. They arrived on October 6, 1879. Richard Henry Pratt is standing at far left and interpreter Charles Tackett is standing at far right. 

Note: The version of this photograph in the Richard Henry Pratt Papers at Yale University includes an…

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Glass Plate Negative
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National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Thomas Carlisle and Bob Bent [version 1], c.1879

Studio portrait of Thomas Carlisle, seated, in school uniform, and Bob Bent, an interpreter, standing.

Note: Robert (Bob) Bent was the uncle of student Ada Bent, whose father was George Bent, Robert's brother.

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Glass Plate Negative
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National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Anna Laura (Pretty Woman) [version 2], c.1880

Studio portrait of Anna Laura (Pretty Woman) wearing native dress. 

Note: This is an example of Choate taking a photograph of another photograph. Previous cataloging says she is wearing an elk-tooth dress, blanket, and dentalium shell earrings. 

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Glass Plate Negative
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National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Assistant Superintendent's Quarters, c.1880

The Assistant Superintendent's Quarters with a man, woman, and two children (one in a baby carriage) posed on the porch. The man is probably A.J. Standing. 

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Glass Plate Negative
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National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Benjamin Thomas, Mary Perry, and John Menaul Chaves [version 1], c.1880

Studio portrait of Benjamin Thomas (standing at left), Mary Perry (seated in center), and John Menaul Chaves (seated at right). The two boys are both wearing school uniforms.

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Glass Plate Negative
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National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Big Bow [version 1], c.1880

Studio portrait of Big Bow, a Kiowa chief.

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Glass Plate Negative
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National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Bob Tail and his son Joseph Bobtail [version 1], c.1880

Studio portrait of Bob Tail and his son, Joseph Bobtail, who is wearing school uniform. There is an illegible handwritten caption along the side of the image.

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Glass Plate Negative
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National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Charles Kawboodle [version 1], c.1880

Studio portrait of Charles Kawboodle.

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Glass Plate Negative
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National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Darlington [version 1], c.1880

Studio portrait of Darlington wearing school uniform. 

Handwritten caption along bottom edge of image probably reads: Darlington.

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Glass Plate Negative
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National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Eleven male Arapaho students [version 1], c.1880

Studio portrait of eleven unidentified male students in school uniforms. 

Previous cataloging identifies them as from the Arapaho nation, and the version of this image in Princeton's collection identifies them as being Northern Arapaho.

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Glass Plate Negative
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National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Ernest (Knocks Off) [version 1], c.1880

Studio portrait of Ernest (Knocks Off) wearing a school uniform.

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Glass Plate Negative
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National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Exterior of school workshops with students, c.1880

View of the exterior of the school workshops with male students, one with a bicycle, in front of them. 

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Glass Plate Negative
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National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Fanny and Dora, c.1880

Studio portrait of Fanny and Dora both wearing school uniforms.

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Glass Plate Negative
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National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
First School Building, c.1880

Existing building (the South Barracks) used as the first school building in which classes were taught. 

This building was demolished in July 1888 and replaced with a new building for the same purpose.

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Glass Plate Negative
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National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Five chiefs and two interpreters with Richard Henry Pratt [version 1], c.1880

Portrait of chiefs Brother-to-All, Like the Bear, Poor Wolf (also known as Lean Wolf), Son of the Star, and American Horse posed with interpreters John Bridgeman and John Smith, standing in front of the bandstand on the school grounds. The man in the background on the left is probably Richard Henry Pratt. 

Note: Identification of the…

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Glass Plate Negative
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National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Five female students [version 1], 1880

Studio portrait of Alice Wynn (back left), Kisetta Roosevelt (back middle), Mabel Doanmoe (back right), Rebecca Big Star (front left), and Harriet Mary Elder (front right). All are wearing school uniforms.

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Glass Plate Negative
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National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Five male Sioux students [version 1], 1880

Studio portrait of Bernard (Hawk Charging Daylight) (standing at left), Horace (Horse) (standing at right), Reuben Quick Bear (Kills the Enemy) (seated at left), John Renville (seated at center), and Rufus (Strikes the Enemy) (seated at right). All are wearing school uniforms.

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Glass Plate Negative
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National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Five Sioux girls [version 1], c.1880

Studio portrait of Ruth (Looking Woman), Hattie Long Wolf, Anna Laura, Grace Cook, and Stella Berht.

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Glass Plate Negative
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National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Five young male Sioux students [version 1], c.1880

Studio portrait of (back row, left to right): David (Kills Without Wounding), Nathan (Ear), Pollock Spotted Tail; and (front row, left to right): Marshall (Marshall Bad Milk), and Hugh (Running Horse). All are wearing school uniforms. 

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Glass Plate Negative
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National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Frank Cushing, Taylor Ealy, Mary Ealy, and Jennie Hammaker [version 1], c.1880

Studio portrait of Frank Cushing (standing at left), Taylor Ealy (standing at right), Mary Ealy (seated in swing at left), and Jennie Hammaker (seated at right), all wearing school uniforms. 

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Glass Plate Negative
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Grace Cook with her father [version 1], c.1880

Studio portrait of Cook with his daughter, student Grace Cook. 

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Glass Plate Negative
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National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Hattie Long Wolf, c.1880

Studio portrait of Hattie Long Wolf (Hattie Porcupine).

Format:
Glass Plate Negative
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Joseph Wisecoby and Moses Nonway [version 1], c.1880

Studio portrait of Joseph Wisecoby and Moses Nonway, both wearing school uniforms and holding hats.

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Glass Plate Negative
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National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution