Sioux (Santee)

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Sarah Smith Student File
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Student file of Sarah Smith, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on May 1, 1903 and departed on June 23, 1908. The file contains a student information card and a report after leaving indicating she was a housewife in Good Will, South Dakota in 1910. 

Note: The student is referred to as both Sarah and Sara throughout the…

Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration
Sarah Smith Student Information Card
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Student information card of Sarah Smith, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on May 1, 1903 and departed on June 23, 1908.

Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration
Margaret Culbertson Progress Card
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Progress card of Margaret Culbertson, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on August 29, 1910.

Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration
Stephen St. Clair Progress Card
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Progress card of Stephen St. Clair, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on October 18, 1912.

Note: Although this card shows an arrival date of October 21, the admissions ledger and his file suggest that he actually arrived on October 18.

Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration
Stephen St. Clair Student File
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Student file of Stephen St. Clair, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on October 18, 1912 and departed on June 3, 1915. The file contains a student information card, an application for enrollment, a medical/physical record, letters/correspondence, an outing evaluation, an outing record, a returned student survey, and financial…

Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration
Meredith Crooks Student File
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Student file of Meredith Crooks, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on January 20, 1916 and departed on September 7, 1916. The file contains student information cards, an application for enrollment, an outing record, a federal financial aid form, a medical/physical record, financial transactions, and correspondence from Crooks…

Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration
The Indian Helper (Vol. 2, No. 21)
December 31, 1886

The first page opened with a poem titled "A Happy New Year to You," followed by a poem called "Santa Claus at Home," about his return to the North Pole. The next article, "The Cold Water Man," was about the dangers of drinking beer, reprinted from Maryland Bulletin. Also on the page was a piece titled "Mr. Causes-the-Wind, a Dakota…

Format:
Newspapers
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
Elias Cekiya and an unidentified young man, c.1899

Studio portrait of Elias Cekiya and an unidentified young man.

Note: Elias Cekiya was also known as Elias Williamson.

Format:
Photographic Print, B&W
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
Nellie Wentworth and Agnes Lovejoy, c. 1899

Studio portrait of Nellie Wentworth and Agnes Lovejoy, both wearing school uniforms.

Format:
Photographic Print, B&W
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
Descriptive Statement of Pupils from Santee Agency, 1896
September 10, 1896

These materials include a descriptive statement of pupils regarding 10 individuals sent to the Carlisle Indian School from the Santee Agency.

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Reports
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Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statement of Pupils from Santee Agency, 1897
August 24, 1897

These materials include a descriptive statement of pupils regarding 3 individuals sent to the Carlisle Indian School from the Santee Agency.

Note: Gertrude Simmons later became known as Gertrude Simmons Bonnin and Zitkala-Sa. 

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Reports
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Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration
Claim for Annuity Payments by Esther Moose
June 10-19, 1908

These materials include correspondence and legal documents concerning former student Esther Moose, and any entitlements she may hold right to government annuities under the treaties of 1837 and 1851. 

Format:
Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration