Student file of Ernest Left Hand, a member of the Arapahoe Nation, who entered the school on October 22, 1883 and departed on October 21, 1884. The file contains a student information card, a newspaper clipping, letters/correspondence, a returned student survey, and a report after leaving. The file indicates Left Hand was farming in Geary,…
Left Hand, Ernest
Student information card of Ernest Left Hand, a member of the Arapaho Nation, who entered the school on October 22, 1883 and departed on October 21, 1884. The file indicates Left Hand was living in Geary, Oklahoma in 1913.
Portrait of twenty-four male students upon arrival. The Cumberland County Historical Society's cataloging identifies them as from the Cheyenne, Arapahoe, Comanche, Pawnee, and Nez Perce nations and that the photo was taken on the date of their arrival, October 22, 1883. Twenty-three male students arrived on that date from those nations.
A series of sixteen letters written to Captain Richard H. Pratt in response to a questionnaire sent to former students. The accompanying questionnaire forms are not included.
Transcripts follow each handwritten letter.