Himes, Charles Francis

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Eadle Keatah Toh (Vol. 1, No. 1)
January 1880

The first page opened with an article titled "THE INDIAN TRAINING SCHOOL," that described the progress of the school, its Christian methods, the work of the former Ft. Marion prisoners of war preparing buildings for use, the importance of the town Sunday Schools, the school curriculum that emphasized farmwork for boys and housekeeping for girls…

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Newspapers
Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration
Eadle Keahtah Toh (Vol. 1, No. 2)
April 1880

Page one opened with a teacher identified as A.J.S. (Alfred J. Standing) reminiscing about his time teaching Native Americans before he came to Carlisle. Also on the page was an article on the civilization of the Indians, comparing it to the conquests of the Roman Empire and its assimilation of less educated people.

Page two includes an…

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Newspapers
Repository:
Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
Pratt Thanks Charles Francis Himes for his Support
January 26, 1910

Richard Henry Pratt thanks Dr. Charles Francis Himes for his comments on his paper and his previous support from Dickinson College. Pratt comments on his work at the Carlisle Indian School and the formation of his policy at Fort Marion. Further, he details the outing program and its benefits for assimilation compared to the new policy of native…

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Letters/Correspondence
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
Pratt Response to Himes Letter in 1916
September 12, 1916

Richard Henry Pratt responds to a letter from former Dickinson Professor Charles Francis Himes. Pratt includes two excerpts from the Carlisle Indian School newspaper of Himes visits to the School showcasing science demonstrations. Pratt details that he hopes to visit Carlisle on his trip East.

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Letters/Correspondence
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
Pratt Provides Himes with Travel Update
October 7, 1916

Richard Henry Pratt updates Dr. Charles Francis Himes on his travel plans in 1916 expressing his regret that he is unable to visit Carlisle. Pratt notes that he has been able to visit former Carlisle Indian Schools at the Black Foot Reservation, the Society of American Indians convention, and ending his trip at the Lake Mohonk Conference.

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Letters/Correspondence
Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration
Richard Henry Pratt to Charles Francis Himes in October 1916
October 16, 1916

Richard Henry Pratt provides an update to Dr. Charles Francis Himes and thanks him for a Hamilton Library program. Pratt notes that he was able to see eighteen former students who lived near Rochester, New York. He notes that he will be unable to visit Carlisle due to the strains of travel but includes some newspaper clippings (not attached).…

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Letters/Correspondence
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
Pratt Letter to Himes in January 1917
January 12, 1917

Richard Henry Pratt responds to Dr. Charles Francis Himes following Pratt's trip East at the Lake Mohonk Conference. Pratt includes a history of his first commander in the Civil War General Robert H. Milroy.

Pratt concludes his letter by discussing his illness at Mohonk and details how he had his recollections copied by a student.

Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society