Indian students; Indians of North America; Education; Indian youth; Wichita (Kan.); Kansas; Roe Indian Institute (Wichita, Kan.); American Indian Institute (Wichita, Kan.); Lindquist, G. E. E. (Gustavus Elmer Emanuel), 1886-1967
between 1915 and 1916
3 1/4" x 4"
Note (Date note)
Date inferred from related photograph.
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, ht tp://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.