Shoushick, Nikefer

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Nikefer Shoushick Student File
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Student file of Nikefer Shoushick, a member of the Aleut Nation, who entered the school on July 11, 1901 and departed on June 30, 1904. The file contains student information cards, correspondence, a newspaper clipping, a returned student survey, an application for enrollment, a report after leaving, and a trade/position card. The file indicates…

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National Archives and Records Administration
Nikefer Shoushick Student Information Card
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Student information card of Nikefer Shoushick, a member of the Aleut Nation, who entered the school on July 11, 1901 and departed on June 30, 1904. The file indicates Shoushick was at the Haskell Institute in Lawrence, Kansas in 1913.

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National Archives and Records Administration
Eleven Alaskan students with Mr. Bunnell, 1901

Previous cataloging identified the students as being from Alaska and provides a date of 1901 for the image. It also identifies the white man as an Indian agent. 

Based on this, this group would be the one that arrived July 11, 1901 from Woody Island, Alaska. The issue of the school newspaper also mentions that a Mr. C. E. Bunnell…

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Glass Plate Negative
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National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Nikefer Shoushick, c. 1901

Portrait of student Nikefer Shoushick.  

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Glass Plate Negative
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Cumberland County Historical Society
Nikefer Shoushick, c.1902

Studio portrait of Nikefer Shoushick. 

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Photographic Print, B&W
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Cumberland County Historical Society
Nikefer Shoushick, c.1903

Studio portrait of Nikefer Shoushick.

Note: The Cumberland County Historical Society has two copies of this image: 13-25-04 and 14A-07-01.

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Photographic Print, B&W
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Cumberland County Historical Society
Descriptive Statements of Changes in School Employees and Resignation, April 1904
March 24 - April 29, 1904

Richard H. Pratt submits a report that lists new employees (Nikefer Shoushick (here spelled Nekifer Shouchuk), Charles Lamar, Mary A. Yarnall), employees who have left the school (Alexander J. Pope, James R. Wheelock, and Edith S. Prince), and those who have changed positions (Goliath Bigjim). The reports include the position title, salary,…

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Letters/Correspondence, Reports
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National Archives and Records Administration
Mercer Corrects Spelling of Two Names of Carlisle Employees
September 10, 1904

William A. Mercer corrects the name of Nikefer Shoushick (here spelled Nekifer Shouchuk) and Ed. A. Lau on the Office of Indian Affairs approval of changes in school employees at the Carlisle Indian School.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Nikifer Shouchuk Submits Resignation as Assistant Cook
February 28, 1905 - March 3, 1905

Nikifer Shoushick (here spelled Nekifer Shouchuk) submits his resignation as an assistant cook at the Carlisle Indian School. J. R. Wise forwards the resignation and notes that he has no recommendation for a replacement.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statements of Changes in School Employees and Resignations, March 1905
February 23 - March 7, 1905

Major William Mercer submits a report that lists employees who have left the school (Nikefer Shoushick, spelled here Nekifer Shouchuk, and Ed. A. Lau) and those who have changed positions (C. M. Stauffer). The report includes position title, salary, date of departure, and reason for departure. Shouchuk and Lau's resignation letters are attached…

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Letters/Correspondence, Reports
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Enroll Nekifer Shouchuk
August 31, 1906

William A. Mercer requests authority to enroll Nikefer Shoushick (spelled here Nekifer Shouchuk) at the Carlisle Indian School in order for him to learn the baker's trade.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Charles Sorrell Submits Resignation as Assistant Cook
October 9, 1906

Charles M. Sorrell submits his resignation as assistant cook at the Carlisle Indian School. William A. Mercer forwards the resignation to the Office of Indian Affairs and informs the Office that he plans on nominating Nikefer Shoushick (here spelled Nekifer Shouchuk).

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statements of Changes in School Employees, October 1906
October 13, 1906

Major William A. Mercer submits a report that lists new employees (Sarah E. Harry and Nikefer Shoushick, spelled here Nekifer Shouchuk) and those who have left the school (Charles Sorrell). The report includes position title, salary, date of departure, and reason for departure.

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Reports
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National Archives and Records Administration
Lizzie James' Request for Unpaid Sick Leave of Absence
July 15-25, 1907

Major William A. Mercer explains to Commissioner of Indian Affairs C. F. Larrabee that Cook Lizzie James has been so sick that she has taken 30 days of paid annual leave and 30 days of paid sick leave and is now requesting 30 days of unpaid sick leave. Assistant cook Nikefer Shoushick (here Nekifer Shouchuck) has taken her place, and Mercer…

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Salary Decrease for Baker Nikefer Shoushick
December 13-17, 1907

Carlisle Indian School Superintendent W. A. Mercer requests to lower the salary of baker Nikefer Shoushick (here Nekifer Shouchuck) from $600 to $480 per year. Assistant Secretary of the Interior Frank Pierce grants Mercer authority to do so.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration