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Photograph of 19 American Indian boys and 3 priests, possibly Jesuits. Sitting and standing. Boys are dressed in jackets and slacks. Portrait taken in front of a statue of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. Handwritten caption reads, " groupe d'indiens a Oake Ridge Dak"

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Holy Rosary Mission School; Red Cloud School

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exterior; full-length

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Boudoir photographs

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Note by Archivist, this folder misidentified as Oake Ridge, Dakota. Most likely the Holy Rosary Mission School at Pine Ridge Agency Dakota Territory, school later known as the Red Cloud School. The upper left corner of the photograph is torn off.

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Scanned from a photograph at 400 dpi in TIFF format using a Sinarback eVolution 86, Sinar M, and enhanced using Adobe Photoshop, and imported as JPEG2000 using CONTENTdm's software JPEG2000 Extension. 2015

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Native American Schools, Native American Reservations, Priests, Red Cloud School


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