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Thirza Bernell Student Information Card

Student information card of Thirza G. Bernell, a member of the Comanche Nation, who entered the school on December 5, 1903 and departed on June 24, 1912. The file indicates Bennell married Nuss Stevenson.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Tso-de-ar-ko, Wild Horse, and an interpreter [version 1], c.1880

Studio portrait of Tso-de-ar-ko, a Wichita chief, and Wild Horse, a Comanche chief, with Mr. Clark, an interpreter from Indian Territory. 

The caption reads: Tso-de-aiko Wichita Chief,        ...

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
Tso-de-ar-ko, Wild Horse, and an interpreter [version 2], c.1880

Studio portrait of Tso-de-ar-ko, a Wichita chief, and Wild Horse, a Comanche chief, with Mr. Clark, an interpreter. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Swedish National Museums of World Culture
Twenty-four male students upon arrival, 1883

Portrait of twenty-four male students upon arrival. The Cumberland County Historical Society's cataloging identifies them as from the Cheyenne, Arapahoe, Comanche, Pawnee, and Nez Perce nations and that the photo was taken on the date of their arrival, October 22, 1883. Twenty-three male...

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Vera Attavich Student Information Card

Student information card of Vera Attavich, a member of the Comanche Nation, who entered the school on September 4, 1916 and departed on August 28, 1918. The file indicates Attavich was transferred to the Chilocco Indian School upon the closure of the Carlisle Indian School.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Vera Attavich Student Information Cards

Student information cards of Vera Attavich, a member of the Comanche Nation, who entered the school on September 4, 1916. The file indicates Attavich transferred to the Chilocco Indian Agricultural School in Oklahoma upon departing from Carlisle.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Walter Komah Student File

Student file of Walter Komah, a member of the Comanche Nation, who entered the school on September 14, 1898 and departed on March 31, 1905. The file contains a returned student survey, a former student response postcard, and a report after leaving indicating that, in 1910, Komah was farming in...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Walter Komah Student Information Card

Student information card of Walter Komah, a member of the Comanche Nation, who entered the school on September 14, 1898 and departed on March 31, 1905. The file indicates Komah was living in Lawton, Oklahoma in 1913 and El Paso, Texas in 1913.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
White Wolf [version 1], c.1885

Studio portrait of White Wolf, a Comanche chief.

The school newspaper records a visit to the school by the chief in 1885.

Format: Glass Plate Negative
Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
White Wolf [version 2], c.1885

Studio portrait of White Wolf, a Comanche chief.

The school newspaper records a visit to the school by the chief in 1885.

The Cumberland County Historical Society has two copies of this image: PA-CH2-075c and CS-CH-035. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Wilber Peawa Student Information Card

Student information card of Wilber Peawa, a member of the Comanche Nation, who entered the school on March 16, 1900 and departed on April 12, 1906. The information card indicates that Peawa had graduated in 1906, studied harness making, married Joanna Pomichi, and was living in Apache, Oklahoma...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
William Eyawat Student Information Card

Student information card of William Eyawat, a member of the Comanche Nation, who entered the school on October 22, 1883 and departed on July 6, 1885.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
William Eyawat, c.1884

Studio portrait of William Eyawat. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
William Tivis and Frank Everett, c.1888

Studio portrait of William Tivis (at left) and Frank Everett (at right). Everett is wearing a school uniform. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative
Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
William Tivis Student File

Student file of William Tivis, a member of the Comanche Nation, who entered the school on September 9, 1880, graduated in 1890, and departed on September 17, 1890. The file contains a student information card, a returned student survey, and a report after leaving indicating that in 1909 Tivis...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
William Tivis Student Information Card

Student information card of William Tivis, a member of the Comanche Nation, who entered the school on September 9, 1880, graduated in 1890, and departed on September 17, 1890.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
William Tivis, c.1882

Studio portrait of William Tivis. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative
Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
William Tivis, c.1884

Studio portrait of William Tivis.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
William Tivis, c.1886

Studio portrait of William Tivis.

Format: Glass Plate Negative
Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Monthly School Report for January 1880
January 31, 1880

Two duplicate copies of the monthly school report for January 1880, submitted by the Carlisle Indian Training School to the Bureau of Indian Affairs. The report includes a list of employees, a count of students by Nation/Tribe, descriptions of the educational program, and Superintendent Richard...

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Alfred J. Standing Recruitment In Kiowa and Comanche Agency
February 27, 1880

Richard Henry Pratt suggests to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs that Alfred J. Standing's experience and reputation at the Kiowa and Comanche Agency will help him select suitable students there. Pratt also suggests that this recruitment should be done according to his recent suggests...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statement of Pupils Transferred to Lincoln Institute, 1884
January 9, 1884

These materials include a cover letter and Descriptive Statements of Pupils regarding 27 children transferred to the Lincoln Institute in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania from the Carlisle Indian School. Those children, from a variety of Nations, had previously been sent to Carlisle. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statement of Pupils Discharged to Multiple Agencies, 1888
July 7-11, 1888

These materials include a cover letter and a Descriptive Statement of Pupils regarding 61 individuals discharged from the Carlisle Indian School and transferred back to their homes in the San Carlos, Laguna, Wallace, Isleta, Quapaw, Eufaula, Omaha, Winnebago, Nez Perce, Crow, Kiowa and Comanche...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Former Student Survey Responses, 1890 (Part 4 of 5)
May 31, 1890 - July 11, 1890

A series of twenty-three letters written to Captain Richard H. Pratt in response to a questionnaire sent to former students. The accompanying questionnaire forms are not included.

Transcripts follow each handwritten letter.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statement of Pupils from Kiowa, Comanche, and Wichita Agency, 1894
November 5, 1894

These materials include a descriptive statement of pupils for 8 individuals sent to the Carlisle Indian School from the Kiowa, Comanche, and Wichita Agency.

Note: The student here listed as "Needle Parker" was known as Laura Parker at the school. Also, Wanady Parker is also known as...

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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