Student file of Taylor Smith, a member of the Oneida Nation, who entered the school on September 21, 1890 and ultimately departed on August 12, 1898. The student did not attend the school continuously, but left and reentered. The file contains student information cards, letters/correspondence, a returned student survey, and a report after…
Student information card of Taylor Smith, a member of the Oneida Nation, who entered the school on September 21, 1890 and departed on August 12, 1898. The file indicates Smith was living in West De Pere, Wisconsin in 1913.
Studio portrait of Taylor Smith.
Captain Richard H. Pratt submits oaths of office from twelve newly appointed employees (Gertrude E. Simmons, Louisa Geisdorff, Mabel M. Buck, Delia Randell, Cora Wheeler, Alex B. Upshaw, Vincent Nahtailsh, James R. Wheelock, James D. Flannery, Thomas Marshall, Taylor Smith, and William Colombe). Pratt also notes that two other employees (Ella…
Richard Henry Pratt provides a list of staff and the location and number of rooms assigned for their use at the Carlisle Indian School.
Note: Gertrude Simmons later became known as Gertrude Simmons Bonnin and Zitkala-Sa.