Matthews, Robert

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Robert Matthews Student Information Card
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Student information card of Robert Matthews, a member of the Pawnee Nation, who entered the school on October 22, 1883, graduated in 1891, and departed on September 14, 1892.

In school documentation Robert Matthews' name is also spelled Robert Mathews. He is also known as Par-loos (also spelled Pah-roos and Par-oos).

 

Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration
Arthur Mathews Student File
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Student file of Arthur Mathews, a member of the Pawnee Nation, who entered the school on September 3, 1914 and departed on March 19, 1915. The file contains a progress/conduct card, an application for enrollment, a student information card, medical/physical records, and correspondence related to financial transactions and Mathews' health.

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Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration
The Red Man and Helper (Vol. 1, No. 5)
August 10, 1900

A description of this document is not currently available.

Note: This issue was also published as The Red Man (Vol. 16, No. 8).

Format:
Newspapers
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
Twenty-four male students upon arrival, 1883

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.

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Photographic Print, B&W
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
Reuben Wolf and Robert Matthews, c.1887

Studio portrait of Reuben Wolf (left) and Robert Matthews (right).

Format:
Glass Plate Negative
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Carlisle Indian Printers, c.1888

Studio portrait of fifteen male students wearing school uniforms. 

The printed note on the reverse side reads: Carlisle Indian Printers. 1. Robert Mathews, Pawnee ; 2. Yamie Leeds, Pueblo ; 3. Paul Boynton, Arapahoe ; 4. Lorenzo Martinez, Pueblo ; 5. Benajah Miles, Arapahoe ; 6. Carl Lieder, Crow ; 7. Bennie Thomas, Pueblo ; 8.…

Format:
Photographic Print, B&W
Repository:
Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
Robert Matthews [version 1], c.1890

Studio portrait of Robert Matthews.

Format:
Glass Plate Negative
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Robert Matthews [version 2], c.1890

Studio portrait of Robert Matthews.

Format:
Photographic Print, B&W
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
Graduating Class of 1891, 1891

Studio portrait of one female and ten male students, the graduating class of 1891. 

They are, back row, left to right: Robert Matthews (seated), Martin Archiquette, John Tyler, William Froman, Charles E. Dagenett; middle row, seated, left to right: Henry Standing Bear, Etta Robertson, Levi St. Cyr, Harry Kohpay; front row, seated, Josiah…

Format:
Photographic Print, B&W
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Repository:
Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
Request for Annuity Money by Five Pawnee Nation Members
August 16, 1888 - October 31, 1889

Five members of the Pawnee Nation--Frank West, William Morgan, Stacy Morgan, Wilkie Sharpe, and Robert Mathews--request that their annuity money and lease money be sent to them or to Richard Henry Pratt to be in trust. They refer to a letter written a year prior to William J. Morgan informing him that as he was not yet of age that he could not…

Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration
Follow Up to Request from Pawnee Members Regarding Annuity
January 13, 1890 - January 16, 1890

Richard Henry Pratt replies to an Office of Indian Affairs letter informing the Office that all of the students inquiring about their annuity payment are members of the Pawnee Nation.

Also included is a letter from four students asking the Commissioner of Indian Affairs about their prior inquiry into receiving their annuity money.

Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Provides Indian Names of Pawnee Students Requesting Annuity
January 22, 1890

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter by providing the Indian names of four members of the Pawnee Nation who are seeking their annuity money while students at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration
Inquiry into Unpaid Annuity Money due Pawnee Students
March 31, 1891

Inquiry by Richard Henry Pratt at the request of Pawnee students at the Carlisle Indian School into unpaid annuity money.

Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration