G.E.E. Lindquist Native American Photographs

The Burke Library Archives @ Columbia University

Item Information
Title
First Years Students, Roe Institute, Wichita, Kansas
Date
1915-1916
Measurements
6 5/8 x 10 in.
Item Number
1437
Format
photographs
Annotation on Back
FIRST YEARS STUDENTS ROE INSTITUTE, WICHITA, KANSAS 1915-1916
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.) Related to image #1878 in this collection. Lindquist: first row, second from the right.
Places
Wichita (Kan.)
States & Provinces
Kansas
Topics
Indian youth; Portraits, Group; Indians of North America--Education; Indian students
Names
Lindquist, G. E. E. (Gustavus Elmer Emanuel), 1886-1967; Roe Indian Institute (Wichita, Kan.); American Indian Institute (Wichita, Kan.)
Folder Title
Roe Institute, Wichita, Kansas
Box and Folder Number
60: 754