Cornelius, James

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James W. Cornelius Student File
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Student file of James W. Cornelius, a member of the Oneida Nation, who entered the school on November 7, 1885, and departed on July 29, 1890. The file contains a student information card, a report after leaving, a letter/correspondence, and a returned student survey indicating that Cornelius was a farmer as well as a town supervisor in West…

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James W. Cornelius Student Information Card
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Student information card of James W. Cornelius, a member of the Oneida Nation, who entered the school on November 7, 1885 and departed on July 29, 1890. The file indicates Cornelius was married and living in West De Pere, Wisconsin in 1913.

Note: Cornelius married fellow student Martha Sickles. 

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Martha Sickles Student File
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Student file of Martha Sickles, a member of the Oneida Nation, who entered the school on August 28, 1891, graduated in 1898, and departed on March 7, 1898. The file contains a photograph, a student information card, returned student surveys, former student response postcards, a letter/correspondence, and a report after leaving. The file…

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Mary L. Silas Student Information Card
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Student information card of Mary L. Silas, a member of the Oneida Nation, who entered the school on August 17, 1906 and departed on September 12, 1910. The file indicates Silas was married and living in West De Pere, Wisconsin in 1913.

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Elijah Cornelius Requests Return of Sons from Carlisle
April 28, 1890

Elijah J. Cornelius requests the return of his two sons James and Jesse from the Carlisle Indian School due to their health. Cornelius notes that both have been at the school nearly five years and desire to come home.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Response to Request to Return James and Jesse Cornelius
May 17, 1890

Alfred John Standing responds to the Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding the request of Elijah J. Cornelius to have his sons Jesse and James returned home. Standing notes that the students are not eligible to be returned home for another year according to an Office ruling but that their health will be evaluated when the home going parties…

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Update on Recruiting Oneida Students and Other Matters
June 30, 1891 - July 3, 1891

Richard Henry Pratt writes to the Office of Indian Affairs on a number of matters including the continued employment of Alfred John Standing, revisions to the Civil Service Code, and enrolling Dennison Wheelock at Dickinson College. In addition, Pratt forwards a letter of William P. Campbell regarding a recruitment trip among the Oneidas…

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration