Manuelito

Primary tabs

Displaying 1 - 9 of 9 records
Manuelito Chiquito Student Information Card

Student information card of Manuelito Chiquito, a member of the Navajo Nation, who entered the school on October 21, 1882 and departed on August 28, 1883.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Manuelito Chiquito Student Information Card

Student information card of Manuelito Chiquito, a member of the Navajo Nation, who entered the school on October 21, 1882 and departed on August 28, 1883.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Manuelito Choni Student Information Card

Student information card of Manuelito Choni, a member of the Navajo Nation, who entered the school on October 21, 1882 and departed on July 10, 1883.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Manuelito Choni Student Information Card

Student information card of Manuelito Choni, a member of the Navajo Nation, who entered the school on October 21, 1882 and departed on July 10, 1883.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Reports on Return From Recruiting Trip
October 23, 1882

Richard Henry Pratt reports that he returned from his trip to recruit Navajo students. He notes that he only brought back 12 Navajo students rather than the allotted 20.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Return Five Students to Their Homes
July 9, 1883

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to return and pay expenses for Manuelito Chou, Francisco, Eva Rufina, and Edward Myers to be returned to their homes due to their health. In addition, Pratt requests authority to return John Bull to be returned to his home due to the expiration of his term...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Status of the Navajo Agency Following the Death of Manuelito Choni
August 13-20, 1883

D. M. Riordan, U.S. Indian Agent for the Navajo Agency, writes to the Richard Henry Pratt on the anger of Manuelito regarding the death of his son. Manuelito asks for all of the Navajo students to be sent back from Carlisle. Riordan states that at a minimum Manuelito's son should be returned....

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Navajo Agent Discusses Difficulties Involved in Oversight
August 27, 1883 - September 8, 1883

Richard Henry Pratt forwards letter from D. M. Riordan, U.S. Indian Agent for the Navajo Agency, discussing the hardships involved in overseeing the Agency. Pratt also discusses various matters at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Difficulties in Securing Children at the Navajo Agency
July 26, 1889

C. E. Vandever, U.S. Indian Agent for the Navajo Agency, responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter that it will be difficult to obtain students from the Navajo Agency for off reservation boarding schools. Vandever cites the fact that four former students died shortly after returning from...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Subscribe to Manuelito