Student file of Mabel Buck, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on April 15, 1890, graduated in 1897, and ultimately departed on May 16, 1898. The student did not attend the school continuously, but left and reentered. The file contains student information cards, a former student response postcard, a report after leaving, and…
Student information card of Mabel Buck, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on April 15, 1890 and departed on May 16, 1898. The information card indicates that Buck had graduated in 1897, married fellow student Robert Block, and was living in Pawhuska, Oklahoma in 1913.
Student file of Robert Block, a member of the Cheyenne Nation, who entered the school on September 8, 1895, and departed on September 1, 1896. The file contains a student information card, a former student response postcard, a returned student survey, a position card, and a report after leaving indicating that he was working in Pawhuska,…
Studio portrait of tweleve female and fourteen male students.
The caption reads: GRADUATING CLASS OF ’97. INDIAN INDUSTRIAL SCHOOL, CARLISLE, PA.
Samuel Gruett, Chippewa. Rob’t. Depoe, Siletz. Clarence Whitethunder, Sioux. Edw. Rogers, Chippewa. Brigman Cornelius, Oneida. Mary Miller, Chippewa. Frank…
Portrait of twelve female and fourteen male students posed outside on the school grounds. The students are identified below the image. This is a page from The Red Man, March 1897. The Cumberland County Historical Society has two copies of this image: 14A-02-01 and 15-28-01.
The commencement program for the Eighteenth Anniversary and Ninth Graduating Exercises of the Indian Industrial School at Carlisle, Pennsylvania. The program includes a schedule of events as well as a photograph of the graduating class of 1897.
Richard Henry Pratt forwards a list of the Graduating Class of 1897 of the Carlisle Indian School to W. N. Hailmann along with his assessment of their character and efficiency.
Richard H. Pratt recommends that former student Mabel Buck be appointed as an assistant teacher, assistant matron, or seamstress (combined with music teacher) in the Indian Service. Pratt forwards Buck's application along with a reference from matron L. R. Shaffner.
Alfred John Standing states that Mabel Buck and Nellie O'Dell departed for Darlington, Oklahoma Territory and should both be on duty.