G.E.E. Lindquist Native American Photographs

The Burke Library Archives @ Columbia University

Item Information
Title
Native American Football Team, American Indian Institute, Wichita, Kansas
Date
1927
Measurements
8 x 10 in.
Item Number
1436
Format
photographs
Annotation on Back
1927 = Won 8 - Lost 4 - American Indian Institute Wichita, Kansas.
Note
"In the fall of 1915, the Roe Indian Institute, renamed the American Indian Institute in 1920, opened in Wichita, Kansas, as the only Indian-run high school in the country." (Jean Sanders: Henry Roe Cloud, pioneering Native American educator, c2004, http://www.nsea.org/news/RoeCloudProfile.htm accessed: Oct. 31, 2011.)
Places
Wichita (Kan.)
States & Provinces
Kansas
Topics
Portraits, Group; Indian athletes; Sports; Football teams; Indians of North America--Sports; Indian men; Men
Names
Roe Indian Institute (Wichita, Kan.); American Indian Institute (Wichita, Kan.)
Folder Title
Roe Institute, Wichita, Kansas
Box and Folder Number
60: 754