Tallchief, Myrtie

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Five young female Osage students [version 1], c.1882

Studio portrait of five young female students, all wearing school uniforms with white pinafores. They are Alice Long Pole, Julia Pryor, Metopa, Josephine Pryor, and Myrtie Tallchief. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative
Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Five young female Osage students [version 2], c.1882

Studio portrait of five young female students, all wearing school uniforms with white pinafores. They are Alice Long Pole, Julia Pryor, Metopa, Josephine Pryor, and Myrtie Tallchief.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Myrtie Tallchief Student Information Cards

Student information cards of Myrtie Tallchief, a member of the Osage Nation, who entered the school on February 26, 1881 and ultimately departed on July 2, 1891. The student did not attend the school continuously, but left and reentered.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Myrtie Tallchief Student Information Cards

Student information cards of Myrtie Tallchief, a member of the Osage Nation, who entered the school on February 26, 1881 and ultimately departed on July 2, 1891. The student did not attend the school continuously, but left and reentered.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Names of Osage Children Sent to Carlisle in February 1881
March 24, 1881

Richard Henry Pratt provides the names of the sixteen Osage students sent by L. J. Miles who arrived on February 25, 1881.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Tall Chief Requests the Return of His Daughter Myrtie Tallchief
December 1884 - February 19, 1887

Tall Chief writes to the U.S. Indian Agent James I. David of the Osage Agency requesting his assistance in returning his daughter Myrtie Tallchief from the Carlisle Indian School. David forwarded the letter to the Office of Indian Affairs seeking their advice.

Also included is a school...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Office Letter Regarding Myrtie Tallchief
February 28, 1887

Richard Henry Pratt replies to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding Myrtie Tallchief. Pratt informs the Office that on July 27, 1885 all of the Osage students at Carlisle were transferred to Martinsburg, Pennsylvania including Myrtie Tallchief.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report on the Transfer of Students from the Martinsburg Indian School to Carlisle
June 23, 1888

Richard Henry Pratt provides an account of transferring students from the Martinsburg Indian School to the Carlisle Indian School. Pratt notes that he and P. H. Bridenbaugh told the group of students of the benefit of staying in the East and continuing their education but that it was up to them...

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