White Buffalo (White Headed Bull) Student File

Student file of White Buffalo, a member of the Cheyenne Nation, who entered the school on February 3, 1881, and departed on June 17, 1884.  The file contains student information cards, newspaper clippings, and a report after leaving indicating that he was farming in Darlington, Oklahoma, in 1910.  The record also indicates that he returned to the school briefly in November and December 1902 related to a libel suit.

In school documentation White Buffalo is also known as White Headed Bull and White Head.


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Agency/Reservation of Origin
Year of Entry
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Series 1327, box 8, folder 349
White Buffalo (White Headed Bull) Student File