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The Morning Star (Vol. 3, No. 12)
July 1883

Page one is dominated by small vignettes of various day-to-day events that happened at the school, including compliments on students works, stories of gifted flowers and visiting agents. Page two has the beginning of an article titled “A Visit to the Indian Territory – Our Returned Pupils” which included a letter to Capt. R. H. Pratt. Page…

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Newspapers
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Cumberland County Historical Society
The Morning Star (Vol. 4, No. 1)
August 1883

Page one opens with a letter from the Secretary of the Interior, H.M. Teller, about the education of Indians. Page two had the Address Captain Pratt gave at the National Educational Convention at Ocean Grove, NJ. This address continued on to page three. After the end of Captain Pratt’s address, page three has an article titled “It is Folly to…

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Newspapers
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Cumberland County Historical Society
The Morning Star (Vol. 5, No. 1)
August 1884

Page one opened with a poem on the Sioux, followed by a report on the “Present Aspects of the Indian Problem”. Page two asked “Who is responsible” for civilizing Indians as well as a small piece on an Australian who visited to learn about the Indians.

Page three had a continuation of the Australian visitor as well as several letters…

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Newspapers
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Cumberland County Historical Society
The Indian Helper (Vol. 4, No. 24)
February 1, 1889

The first page began with an untitled poem that opened with the first line “We can never be too careful,” followed by “Which Would You Rather Be a Spider or a Fly? / The White Man Like a Spider,” an account of Mr. Seger’s description of the idiosyncrasies of language translation. It continued on the fourth page. Page two featured news articles…

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Newspapers
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Cumberland County Historical Society
Ellis Childers, c.1881

Studio portrait of Ellis Childers wearing school uniform.

Format:
Glass Plate Negative
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
Fifteen female Creek students with teacher, 1881

Portrait of fifteen female students with a female teacher posed in front of and on the bandstand on the school grounds. The caption on the album page identifies them as Creek students who arrived in January 1881. 

The Cumberland County Historical Society has identified them as: front row, left to right, Elizabeth McIntosh, Rosa Ross,…

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Photographic Print, B&W
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Cumberland County Historical Society
Our Boys and Girls, 1881

The printed note on the reverse side reads: OUR BOYS AND GIRLS At the Indian Training School, Carlisle, Pa.

1. White Buffalo, Cheyenne, I. T.
2. Mittie Houston, Wichita, I. T.
3. Samuel Townsend, Pawnee, I. T.
4. Nancy Renville, Sisseston Sioux…

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Photographic Print, B&W
Repository:
Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
Silas Childers, c.1881

Studio portrait of Silas Childers wearing school uniform.

Format:
Glass Plate Negative
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
Ten male Creek students posed at the bandstand [version 1], 1881

Ten male Creek students posed at the bandstand on the school grounds. All are wearing school uniforms. In the front row (from left to right) are: Almarine McKellop, Robert Stewart, Alexander McNac, Ellis Childers, Samuel Checote, and Corenlius Carr. In the back row (front left to right) are: Benjamin Marshall, James Bell, Samuel Scott, and…

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Glass Plate Negative
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Ten male Creek students posed at the bandstand [version 2], 1881

Ten male Creek students posed at the bandstand on the school grounds. All are wearing school uniforms. In the front row (from left to right) are: Almarine McKellop, Robert Stewart, Alexander McNac, Ellis Childers, Samuel Checote, and Corenlius Carr. In the back row (front left to right) are: Benjamin Marshall, James Bell, Samuel Scott, and…

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Photographic Print, B&W
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
Alexander McNac, c.1882

Studio portrait of Alexander McNac.

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Photographic Print, B&W
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
Benjamin Marshall [version 1], c.1882

Studio portrait of Benjamin Marshall.

Format:
Glass Plate Negative
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Benjamin Marshall [version 2], c.1882

Studio portrait of Benjamin Marshall.

Format:
Photographic Print, B&W
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
Martha Moore and Ella Moore with their father, John R. Moore [version 1], c.1882

Studio portait of Martha Moore and Ella Moore with their father, John R. Moore.

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Glass Plate Negative
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National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Martha Moore and Ella Moore with their father, John R. Moore [version 2], c.1882

Studio portrait of Martha Moore and Ella Moore with their father, John R. Moore.

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Photographic Print, B&W
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Cumberland County Historical Society
Mason Pratt, Charles Kihega, Samuel Townsend, and Benjamin Marshall [version 1], c.1882

Studio portrait of Mason Pratt (seated at left), Charles Kihega (standing), Samuel Townsend (seated at right), and Benjamin Marshall (seated at right). The three students are wearing school uniforms. Mason Pratt was the son of Richard Henry Pratt. 

Note: Previous cataloging indicates the handwritten caption includes that these are…

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Glass Plate Negative
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Mason Pratt, Charles Kihega, Samuel Townsend, and Benjamin Marshall [version 2], c.1882

Studio portrait of Mason Pratt (seated at left), Charles Kihega (standing), Samuel Townsend (seated at right), and Benjamin Marshall (seated in center). The three students are wearing school uniforms. 

Note: Mason Pratt was the son of Richard Henry Pratt.

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Photographic Print, B&W
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
Rachel Checote [version 1], c.1882

Studio portrait of Rachel Checote possibly wearing school uniform.

Format:
Glass Plate Negative
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Rachel Checote [version 2], c.1882

Studio portrait of Rachel Checote possibly wearing school uniform.

Format:
Photographic Print, B&W
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
Samuel Scott, c.1882

Studio portrait of Samuel Scott.

Note: The Cumberland County Historical Society has two copies of this image: PA-CH1-029d and 13-29-02.

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Photographic Print, B&W
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
Ellis Childers, c.1883

Studio portrait of a young man . 

Note: There is a difficult to read handwritten caption along the side of the image which we believe says: Ellis Childers

Format:
Glass Plate Negative
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Minnie Atkins, c.1883

Studio portrait of Minnie Atkins probably wearing a school uniform.

The caption reads: Minnie Atkins

Format:
Glass Plate Negative
Repository:
Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
Almarine McKellop, c.1884

Studio portrait of Almarine McKellop.

Format:
Photographic Print, B&W
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
Silas Childers, c.1884

Studio portrait of Silas Childers wearing school uniform.

Format:
Photographic Print, B&W
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
Dexter Loco, Mabel and Rachel, 1884

Studio portrait of Dexter Loco (standing), Mabel Kelcusay (sitting at left), and Rachel Checote (sitting at right).

Note: Previous cataloging interprets the handwritten caption as reading: "Dexter Loco, Mabel and Rachel." Based on this information, we believe the two women to be Mabel Kelcusay (who arrived on the same day as Dexter Loco…

Format:
Glass Plate Negative
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution