American Horse, Sophia

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Sophia American Horse (Wasi-tasunke) Student Information Card
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Student information card of Sophia American Horse, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on February 27, 1892 and departed on March 12, 1903.

In school documentation Sophia American Horse's name is also spelled Sophia Americanhorse. She is also known as Wasi-tasunke (also spelled Wasitasunke). Her married name is Sophia…

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National Archives and Records Administration
Sophia American Horse Student Information Card
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Student information card of Sophia American Horse, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on February 27, 1892 and departed on March 12, 1903. The card indicates that American Horse graduated in 1903, had married Joseph A. Morisette, and was living in Kyle, South Dakota in 1913. 

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National Archives and Records Administration
Ida Swallow Student File
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Student file of Ida Swallow, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on August 28, 1895, graduated in 1901, and departed on June 30, 1902. The file contains a student information card, returned student surveys, a former student response postcard, a news clipping, correspondence, and a report after leaving.

The file indicates…

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National Archives and Records Administration
The Red Man and Helper (Vol. 1, No. 1)
July 13, 1900

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Note: This issue was also published as The Red Man (Vol. 16, No. 4) and Helper (Vol. 15, No. 37).

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Newspapers
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
The Red Man and Helper (Vol. 1, No. 3)
July 27, 1900

A description of this document is not currently available.

Note: This issue was also published as The Red Man (Vol. 16, No. 6).

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Newspapers
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
Sophia American Horse, Alice American Horse, and Hattie Eagle Horn, c.1893

Studio portrait of Sophia American Horse, Alice American Horse, and Hattie Eagle Horn, all wearing school uniforms.

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Photographic Print, B&W
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
Sophia American Horse, c.1897

Studio portrait of Sophia American Horse. 

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Photographic Print, B&W
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Cumberland County Historical Society
Graduating Class of 1903, 1903

Studio photograph of the graduating class of 1903.

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Photographic Print, B&W
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
Descriptive Statement of Pupils from Pine Ridge Agency, February 1892
February 25, 1892

These materials include a descriptive statement of students for 10 individuals transferred to the Carlisle Indian School from the Pine Ridge Agency in South Dakota.

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Reports
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National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Request to Return Alice and Sophia American Horse
June 6, 1898

Richard Henry Pratt responds to the request to return Alice and Sophia American Horse.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
List of Sioux Nation Students at Carlisle
January 26, 1900

Richard Henry Pratt provides a list of members of the Sioux Nation enrolled at the Carlisle Indian School per a request from the Office of Indian Affairs.

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Letters/Correspondence
Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration
Industrial Department Output for 1900-1901
April 27, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt provides statistics related to the industrial departments including the sewing room, tailor shop, shoe shop, tin shop, harness shop, blacksmith and carriage shop, printing office, and the laundry over the previous twelve months.

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Letters/Correspondence
Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Office Letter Regarding Sophia American Horse
May 31, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt responds to the Office of Indian Affairs regarding his suggestion to have Sophia American Horse oversee the exhibit in Buffalo.

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Letters/Correspondence
Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration
Howard Gansworth to be Sent to the Buffalo Exposition
June 15, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that he plans on sending former student Howard Gansworth to the Buffalo Exposition as requested. Following the Gansworth's return, Pratt indicates that he will employ him on the irregular rolls in place of Elmer Simon.

He adds that Sophia American Horse takes the objections of the…

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Letters/Correspondence
Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Employment from Sophia American Horse
February 19-21, 1903

Richard H. Pratt recommends that Sophia American Horse, a member of Carlisle's Class of 1903, be appointed as an assistant matron in the Indian Service. Pratt forwards American Horse's application to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs and endorses her in his cover letter.  Also, Pratt advises the Commissioner of his intentions to keep Sophia…

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Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Oath of Office for Sophia American Horse
March 10-11, 1903

Acting Superintendent Edgar A. Allen submits oath of office from newly appointed employee, Sophia American Horse. 

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Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Office Informed of Sophia American Horse Accepting Position in Indian Service
March 10, 1903

Edgar A. Allen informs the Office of Indian Affairs that Sophia American Horse (here Sophia Americanhorse) accepts the position of assistant matron at the school in Shawnee, Oklahoma.

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Letters/Correspondence
Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration