Bent, Jessa

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Jesse Bent (No Equivalent) Student File
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Student file of Jesse Bent (No Equivalent), a member of the Arapahoe Nation, who entered the school February 3, 1881 and departed on June 17, 1884. The file contains a student information card, a returned student survey, a letter/correspondence, and reports after leaving. The file indicates Bent was a farmer in Geary, Oklahoma in 1910.

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National Archives and Records Administration
Jesse Bent Student Information Card
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Student information card of Jesse Bent (here Jessa Bent), a member of the Arapaho Nation, who entered the school on February 3, 1881 and departed on June 17, 1884. The file indicates Bent was living in Geary, Oklahoma in 1913.

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National Archives and Records Administration
The School News (Vol. 1, No. 12)
May 1881

Number 12. Opened with a letter from Charles Kauboodle (Kiowa) to his cousin Laura, talking about what they’ve learned in school, their family, and wishing her a quick recovery from the sickness she has. Jessa Bent also had a few sentences on the desert published at the bottom of the page. The next page has a piece titled “Peace” about the hope…

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Newspapers
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Cumberland County Historical Society
Pratt Responds to Reports on Returned Students
November 23, 1889 - December 6, 1889

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding statements made by a public official on returned students from the Carlisle Indian School and others. Pratt also includes a letter from T. W. Potter, former Issue Clerk at the Cantonment Agency, on the same issue. The issue concerned former students in polygamous…

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration