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The Indian Helper (Vol. 7, No. 11)
November 20, 1891

The first page opened with a poem titled "A Thanksgiving Prayer," by D.H. Kent in Home Magazine, followed by "Fourteen Years a Missionary Among the Oneidas," which was the title of a letter to the Indian Helper from Rev. S. W. Ford, Oconto, Wisconsin. Page two included articles...

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
The Morning Star (Vol. 4, No. 12)
July 1884

Page one had a poem titled “The Law of Liberty” followed by an article titled “The Republic in a Death Struggle with Ignorance” and comparison between the African and the Indian problem. Page two asked who was responsible for Indians having not fully “Christianized” and become “civil” and an...

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
The Red Man (Vol. 4, No.6)
February 1912

William B. Freer wrote about the second annual Southern Cheyenne and Arapaho Fair held in Watonga. He mentioned that between 2,000 and 2,500 Cheyenne and Arapaho attended the fair. Some of the events discussed were religious services; a lecture on tuberculosis and trachoma; and numerous...

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
The School News (Vol. 3, No. 12)
May 1883

Page one reprinted Van Horn's letter to friend, in which he described his train ride into Trenton, New Jersey, and a drunken old man who disturbed him on the ride.  Howard Chawhip also retold a story of an old drunkard who only went to church to hear the singing, but later became a good man...

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Theodore McCauley Student File

Student file of Theodore McCauley, a member of the Omaha Nation, who entered the school on August 19, 1882, and departed on June 14, 1887. The file contains a student information card, correspondence, returned student surveys, a former student response postcard, and a report after leaving that...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Theodore McCauley Student Information Card

Student information card of Theodore McCauley, a member of the Omaha Nation, who entered the school on August 19, 1882 and departed on June 14, 1887. The file indicates McCauley was living in Macy, Nebraska in 1913.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Theodore McCauley, c.1883

Studio portrait of Theodore McCauley wearing school uniform.

Format: Glass Plate Negative
Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Thomas Mitchell Student Information Card

Student information card of Thomas Mitchell, a member of the Omaha Nation, who entered the school on August 19, 1882 and departed on June 14, 1887.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Thomas Preston Student Information Card

Student information card of Thomas Preston, a member of the Omaha Nation, who entered the school on September 9, 1904 and departed on September 14, 1904.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Thomas Walker Student File

Student file of Thomas Walker, a member of the Omaha Nation, who entered the school on August 22, 1896, and departed on July 2, 1901. The file contains a student information card, a returned student survey, and a report after leaving that indicates Walker was working as a shoemaker in Decatur,...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Thomas Walker Student Information Card

Student information card of Thomas Walker, a member of the Omaha Nation, who entered the school on August 22, 1896 and departed on July 2, 1901.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Three Native American men with two students, c.1890

Studio portrait of an older Native American man (seated), with two Native American men (standing), and two male students.

Previous cataloging indicates the older man is Not Afraid of Pawnees, a visiting chief. One of the students is identified as Joel Tyndall. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative
Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Union Reserve Baseball Team, c.1891

Portrait of the school's Union Reserve baseball team, some in uniforms. 

The caption identifies the sitters as: top row (l to r), Joseph Harris, Jonas Place, Paul Lovejoy, Joseph Hamilton, Harry Hutchinson, and David Turkey; middle row (l to r), Felix Eagle Feather, John Baptiste, Fred...

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Victor Wells Progress Card

Progress card of Victor Wells, a member of the Omaha Nation, who entered the school on November 9, 1912.

Note: Although this card shows an arrival date of November 11, the admissions ledger and his file suggest that he actually arrived on November 9.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Victor Wells Student File

Student file of Victor Wells, a member of the Omaha Nation, who entered the school on November 9, 1912 and departed on September 30, 1914. The file contains an application for enrollment, a student information card, a medical/physical record, financial transactions, and correspondence.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Victor Wells Student Information Card

Student information card of Victor Wells, a member of the Omaha Nation, who entered the school on November 9, 1912 and departed on September 30, 1914.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Wallace Miller Student File

Student file of Wallace Miller, a member of the Omaha Nation, who entered the school on August 22, 1896, and departed on July 2, 1901. The file contains a student information card, correspondence related to a request for a photograph, and a report after leaving that indicates Miller was working...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Wallace Miller Student Information Card

Student information card of Wallace Miller, a member of the Omaha Nation, who entered the school on August 22, 1896 and departed on July 2, 1901. The file indicates Miller was married and living in Macy, Nebraska in 1913.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Wallace Tyndall Student File

Student file of Wallace Tyndall , a member of the Omaha Nation, who entered the school on May 12, 1905 and departed on January 15, 1907. The file contains a student information card, an application for enrollment, and a report after leaving that indicates Tyndall was a student at the Genoa...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Wallace Tyndall Student Information Card

Student information card of Wallace Tyndall, a member of the Omaha Nation, who entered the school on May 12, 1905 and departed on January 15, 1907.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Walter Davis (Oo-lih-Re-da) Student File

Student file of Walter Davis (Oo-lih-Re-da), a member of the Omaha Nation, who entered the school on September 12, 1894, and departed on September 16, 1896. The file contains a student information card and a report after leaving that indicates Davis was working as a farmer in Macy, Nebraska in...

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

Student information card of Walter Davis, a member of the Omaha Nation, who entered the school on September 12, 1894 and departed on September 16, 1896.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Walter Hamilton Progress Card

Progress card of Walter Hamilton, a member of the Omaha Nation, who entered the school on December 21, 1908.

Note: Although this card shows an arrival date of December 14, the admissions ledger and his file suggest that he actually arrived on December 21.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Walter Hamilton Student File

Student file of Walter Hamilton, a member of the Omaha Nation, who entered the school on December 21, 1908 and departed on February 8, 1911. The file contains a student information card, an application for enrollment, a medical/physical record, and a progress/conduct card.

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

Student information card of Walter Hamilton, a member of the Omaha Nation, who entered the school on December 21, 1908 and departed on February 8, 1911.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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