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
Date Note
Date from related photograph.
Measurements
3 1/4 x 4 in.
Item Number
1878
Format
lantern slides
Annotation on Front
Group at Am. Indian Inst.
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.) Lantern slide of image #1437 in this collection. Lindquist: first row, second from the right.
Places
Wichita (Kan.)
States & Provinces
Kansas
Topics
Indian students; Indians of North America--Education; Portraits, Group; Indian youth
Names
Roe Indian Institute (Wichita, Kan.); American Indian Institute (Wichita, Kan.); Lindquist, G. E. E. (Gustavus Elmer Emanuel), 1886-1967
Folder Title
Lantern Slide Box
Box Number
66