Iroquois: Student Files

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Abram De Lorimiere (Taiothoraki) Student File

Student file of Abram De Lorimiere (Taiothoraki), a member of the Mohawk Nation, who entered the school on January 14, 1898, and departed on November 22, 1899. The file contains a student information card, a returned student survey, a report after leaving, and a former student response postcard that indicates De Lorimiere was making lacrosse sticks for J. R. Flannery in New York City in 1913.

Note: In this file the student is identified as Abram De Lorimiere and Abraham De Lormier. While Mohawk is listed as his Nation on the student information card, DeLorimiere wrote Iroquois on the former student response postcard.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Mitchell White Student Information Card

Student information card of Mitchell White, a member of the St. Regis Nation, who entered the school on June 29, 1900 and departed on February 8, 1911.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Angus Jacobs Progress Card

Progress card of Angus Jacobs, a member of the Mohawk Nation, who entered the school on June 29, 1900.

Note: Although this card indicates that Jacobs reentered the school on August 31, 1908, other records show that he had first enrolled at Carlisle on June 29, 1900.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Mitchell White Progress Card

Progress card of Mitchell White, a member of the Mohawk Nation, who entered the school on June 29, 1900.

Note: Although this card indicates that White reentered the school in September 1906, other records show that he had first enrolled at Carlisle on June 29, 1900.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Angus Jacobs Student Information Card

Student information card of Angus Jacobs, a member of the St. Regis Nation, who entered the school on June 29, 1900 and departed on May 8, 1911.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Angus L. Jacobs Student File

Student file of Angus L. Jacobs, a member of the St. Regis Nation, who entered the school on June 29, 1900 and ultimately departed on June 8, 1911. The student did not attend the school continuously, but left and reentered. The file contains photographs, trade/position record cards, student information cards, a progress/conduct card, applications for enrollment, letters/correspondence, a returned student survey, a medical/physical record, and an outing record. The file indicates Jacobs worked for A. P. Hunt and Sons on the outing program and was an importer of confectionery in New York City, New York in 1912.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Mitchell White Student File

Student file of Mitchell White, a member of the St. Regis Nation, who entered the school on June 29, 1900 and ultimately departed on February 8, 1911. The student did not attend the school continuously, but left and reentered. The file contains student information cards, an outing record, a progress/conduct card, letters/correspondence, financial transactions, an application for enrollment, a medical/physical record, a trade/position record card, and a report after leaving that indicates White was living in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1911.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Martha Phillips Student File

Student file of Martha Phillips, a member of the Iroquois Nation, who entered the school on December 31, 1900, and and ultimately departed on September 6, 1911. The student did not attend the school continuously, but left and reentered. The file contains student information cards, correspondence, physical records, an application for enrollment, outing evaluations, an outing record, and a news clipping.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Martha Phillips Progress Card

Progress card of Martha Phillips, a member of the Mohawk Nation, who entered the school on December 31, 1900.

Note: Although this card indicates that Phillips reentered the school on September 14, 1910, other records show that she had first enrolled at Carlisle on December 31, 1900.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Martha Phillips Student Information Card

Student information card of Martha Phillips, a member of the Iroquois Nation, who entered the school on December 31, 1900 and ultimately departed on September 6, 1911.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Mary Phillips Student Information Card

Student information card of Mary Phillips (here Philips), a member of the Iroquois Nation, who entered the school on December 31, 1900 and ultimately departed on September 6, 1911.

Note: Although this card shows her name as Mary, her file and other cards suggest that she is actually named Martha.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Louis Herring Student Information Card

Student information card of Louis Herring, a member of the Iroquois Nation, who entered the school on August 10, 1901 and departed on June 30, 1903. The file indicates Herring was living in Bombay, New York in 1913.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Jacob Bero Progress Card

Progress card of Jacob Bero, a member of the St. Regis Nation, who entered the school on August 10, 1901. Note: Although this card indicates that Bero reentered the school on September 19, 1905, other records show that he had first enrolled at Carlisle on August 10, 1901.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Jacob Bero Student Information Cards

Student information cards of Jacob Bero, a member of the Iroquois Nation, who entered the school on August 10, 1901 and ultimately departed on June 5, 1907. The file indicates Bero was living in Hogansburg, New York in 1913.

Note: Students Jacob Bero and Paul Bero were probably brothers. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Mary Cook Student Information Card [entered 1901]

Student information card of Mary Cook, a member of the Iroquois Nation, who entered the school on August 10, 1901 and departed on August 17, 1906. The file indicates Cook was married and living in Keshena, Wisconsin.

Records indicate that four individuals named Mary Cook/Cooke attended the Carlisle Indian School. The first Mary Cook (Chippewa) enrolled at Carlisle in 1889, age 13. The second Mary Cook/Cooke (Mohawk), sometimes denoted in school records as “Mary Cook #1”, enrolled in 1901, age 13. The third, Mary Belle Cook/Cooke (St. Regis), enrolled in 1906, age 12. The fourth Mary/Marie Cook/Cooke (Mohawk) enrolled in 1916, age 14.

Note: Cook married former student George Gardner. Although this card does not reflect it, she later re-enrolled and ultimately left the school in 1910 upon her marriage. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Margaret De Lorimiere Student Information Card

Student information card of Margaret De Lorimiere (here Delorrimer), a member of the Mohawk Nation, who enrolled on August 10, 1901 and departed the school on August 5, 1909. The information card indicates that she graduated in 1909, studied dressmaking, married William B. King Jr., and was living in Phoenixville, Pennsylvania in 1913. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

John Lazore (Katsehanoron) Student File

Student file of John Lazore (Katsehanoron), a member of the Iroquois Nation, who entered the school on August 10, 1901 and ultimately departed on January 24, 1904. The student did not attend the school continuously, but left and reentered. The file contains student information cards, a returned student survey, and a report after leaving indicating that Lazore was a laborer in Hogansburg, New York in 1911.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Margaret De Lorimiere Student Information Cards

Student information cards of Margaret De Lorimiere, a member of the Mohawk Nation, who entered the school on August 10, 1901, graduated in 1909, and ultimately departed on November 10, 1911.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Mary Cooke Progress Card

Progress card of Mary Cooke, a member of the Mohawk Nation, who entered the school on August 10, 1901.

Note: Although this card indicates that Cooke reentered the school on October 21, 1903, other records show that she had first enrolled at Carlisle on August 10, 1901.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Mary Cook (Ovwari) Student File [entered 1901]

Student file of Mary Cook (Ovwari), a member of the Mohawk Nation, who entered the school on August 10, 1901, and ultimately departed on January 24, 1910. The file contains student information cards, a physical record, an application for enrollment, a progress card, and correspondence. The files show that Cook departed from Carlisle after marrying George Gardner (Chippewa), who became the band leader at the Hayward Indian School.

Records indicate that four individuals named Mary Cook/Cooke attended the Carlisle Indian School. The first Mary Cook (Chippewa) enrolled at Carlisle in 1889, age 13. The second Mary Cook/Cooke (Mohawk), sometimes denoted in school records as “Mary Cook #1”, enrolled in 1901, age 13. The third, Mary Belle Cook/Cooke (St. Regis), enrolled in 1906, age 12. The fourth Mary/Marie Cook/Cooke (Mohawk) enrolled in 1916, age 14.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Louis Herring (Rowi) Student File

Student file of Louis Herring, a member of the Iroquois Nation, who entered the school on August 10, 1901, and departed on June 30, 1903.  The file contains a student information card, correspondence, and a report after leaving indicating that Herring was working as a laborer in Hogansburg, New York in 1911.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Margaret De Lorimiere Progress Card

Progress card of Margaret De Lorimiere, a member of the Mohawk Nation, who entered the school on August 10, 1901.

Note: Although this card indicates that De Lorimiere reentered the school on September 10, 1905, other records show that she had first enrolled at Carlisle on August 10, 1901.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Jacob Bero Student File

Student file of Jacob Bero, a member of the Iroquois Nation, who entered the school on August 10, 1901, and ultimately departed on June 5, 1907.  The student did not attend the school continuously, but left and reentered. The file contains a student information card, correspondence, a returned student survey, an application for enrollment, a former student response postcard, and a report after leaving indicating that Bero was working as a laborer in Hogansburg, New York in 1913.

Note: These documents were found in two folders at the U.S. National Archive: RG 75_Series 1327_box 14_folder 675 and RG 75_Series 1327_box 41_folder 2013.

Note: Students Jacob Bero and Paul Bero were probably brothers. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Maud Cook Student File

Student file of Maud Cook, a member of the Iroquois Nation, who entered the school on November 24, 1904, graduated in 1917, and ultimately departed on June 11, 1917. The student did not attend the school continuously, but left and reentered. The file includes an application for enrollment, student information cards, a report after leaving, a medical/physical record, a progress/conduct card, a returned student survey, an outing evaluation, correspondence, financial transactions, a former student response postcard, an outing record, and a certificate of promotion. The file indicates that Cook worked as a houseworker and dressmaker in Hogansburg, New York in 1910.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Moses Gray Progress Card

Progress card of Moses Gray, a member of the Iroquois Nation, who entered the school on November 24, 1904.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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