Pelcoya, Thomas

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Thomas Pelcoya (Pel-co-ya) Student Information Card
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Student information card of Thomas Pelcoya, a member of the Apache Nation, who entered the school on April 30, 1887 and departed on December 10, 1894.

In school documentation Thomas Pelcoya is also known as Pel-co-ya.


National Archives and Records Administration
Charles Istee, Humphrey Escharzay, and Thomas Pelcoya [?], c.1888

Studio portrait of Charles Istee, Humphrey Escharzay, and Thomas Pelcoya [?]; two are wearing school uniforms.

Note: The identification of Thomas Pelcoya is preliminary. Previously cataloging indicates the handwritten caption includes the name "Thomas," and Thomas Pelcoya is the only male Apache student who attended at the same timeā€¦

Glass Plate Negative
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution