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A formal portrait of a group of young male students of Haskell Institute in Lawrence, Kansas. Established in 1884 as the Indian Industrial Training School, Haskell Institute evolved into what is now Haskell Indian Nations University. When this photograph was taken in 1887, Charles Robinson (abolitionist leader and first governor of Kansas) was superintendent of Haskell Institute, which provided education and vocational training to Native American students at the elementary and secondary levels.

Date: 1887

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Item Number: 209305
Call Number: FK2.D4 L.76 HI *38
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 209305

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