Whiteshield, Harvey

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Harvey Whiteshield Student File
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Student file of Harvey Whiteshield, a member of the Cheyenne Nation, who entered the school on September 6, 1880 and ultimately departed on February 3, 1888. The student did not attend the school continuously, but left and reentered. The file contains student information cards and a report after leaving. The file indicates Whiteshield was a…

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National Archives and Records Administration
Harvey Whiteshield Student Information Card
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Student information card of Harvey Whiteshield, a member of the Cheyenne Nation, who entered the school on September 6, 1880 and departed on February 3, 1888.

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National Archives and Records Administration
The Morning Star (Vol. 3, No. 12)
July 1883

Page one is dominated by small vignettes of various day-to-day events that happened at the school, including compliments on students works, stories of gifted flowers and visiting agents. Page two has the beginning of an article titled “A Visit to the Indian Territory – Our Returned Pupils” which included a letter to Capt. R. H. Pratt. Page…

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Newspapers
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Cumberland County Historical Society
The Morning Star (Vol. 4, No. 3)
October 1883

Page One had extracts from an address of Hon. B.G. Northrop Ex. Sec. State Board of Education of Connecticut. Page two had “Items of Interest From the Late Sioux Commission”, as well as a short piece on “What our Pupils in the Country Say.” Page three had short vignettes on various Local Items including returned students, weather and crops.…

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Newspapers
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Cumberland County Historical Society
The Indian Helper (Vol. 1, No. 25)
January 29, 1886

The first page opened with a poem titled "Who Was He?" asking students to come up with an answer for a prize of 25 cents. Also on the first page was a list of twelve steps for "How to Succeed." Page two included news briefs about the weather and keeping warm, President Cleveland’s activities, a West Virginia coal mine accident, sloppy marching…

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Newspapers
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Cumberland County Historical Society
The Indian Helper (Vol. 4, No. 31)
March 22, 1889

The first page began with a poem titled, “True Heroism,” followed by a fictional conversation among two Indian School students, Tom and Phil as reported by the Man-On-The-Band-Stand. In the moralizing story, continued on the fourth page, Phil sets a good example by keeping the Outing System rules, while Tom broke the rules and tainted the…

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Newspapers
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Cumberland County Historical Society
Harvey Whiteshield [version 1], c.1883

Studio portrait of Harvey Whiteshield. 

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Glass Plate Negative
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National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Harvey Whiteshield [version 2], c.1883

Studio portrait of Harvey Whiteshield. 

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Photographic Print, B&W
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Cumberland County Historical Society
Cheyenne and Arapahoe Chiefs and Students Visiting Devil's Den, 1884

Photo taken of visiting Cheyenne and Arapahoe Chiefs with Carlisle students and government employees at Devil's Den at the Gettysburg battlefield. The image is dated November 28, 1884.

 

One person is identified only as "Kise." It is not known if this is Kise (Red Wolf) or Kise Williams. 

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Photographic Print, B&W
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Private Collection
Request to Return Harvey White Shield Home
January 19, 1883

Notice of the death of White Shield is received by Richard Henry Pratt from U.S. Indian Agent John D. Miles. As a result Pratt requests authorization for sending home his son Harvey in order to provide help to the family. In addition, Pratt requests sending home two young Arapaho girls with Harvey as a chaperone.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Forwards Letter and Recommendation for Harvey Whiteshield
March 29, 1897 - April 5, 1897

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a letter from Harvey Whiteshield who is requesting his help in securing a position in the Indian Service. Pratt additionally provides his recommendation for Whiteshield to fill some position.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration