Student file of Celia Pickard, a member of the Wichita Nation, who entered the school on April 3, 1880 and departed on June 17, 1884. The file contains a student information card.
Student information card of Celia Pickard, a member of the Wichita Nation, who entered the school on April 3, 1880 and departed on June 17, 1884.
The entire first page is a letter from Virginia Oequa (Kiowa) to her teacher Miss H, sent after she left Carlisle to work on a farm for a few weeks. She sent her love and explained the pride she took in her work. Page two had two articles on the shooting of President James Garfield, written by...
Richard Henry Pratt provides a copy of the Description of Party brought to the Carlisle Indian School by A. J. Standing on April 1, 1880.
Richard Henry Pratt provides a list of students to be returned to their homes at the end of their enrollment terms. Pratt notes that many of these students have expressed a desire to remain and notes that Agents should attempt to secure permission from their parents for their children to remain...