Henry Roe Cloud


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Henry Roe Cloud (b. Wonah'ilayhunka)

(1884–1950) Winnebago leader, Presbyterian clergyman; born in Nebr. The first Native American to receive a B.A. from Yale, he eventually earned an M.A. and founded the American Indian Institute (1915). He was appointed U.S. supervisor of Indian education in 1936.
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Henry Roe Cloud, the first Native American to graduate from Yale
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Henry Roe Cloud wrote not only of the "Indian problem" but also "the white man's problems" including great wealth amassed in a few hands, immigrants crammed in tenement slums, alcoholism, and race prejudice (Cloud, "Education" 240).
She married Henry Roe Cloud, a full-blood Winnebago, and served as the matron of a high school for Indian boys her husband established in Wichita, Kansas.
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Elizabeth Roe Cloud Mission Worker Questionnaire, February 20,1934, Henry Roe Cloud Biographical Vertical Files, RG 414, Presbyterian Historical Society, Philadelphia, PA (hereafter PHS Cloud Papers).
It covers the illustrious careers of missionary and Winnebago pastors, elders, and teachers, including the celebrated Winnebago pastor Henry Roe Cloud.
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In the following section, I offer a critique of Joel Pfister's 2009 study The Yale Indian: The Education of Henry Roe Cloud.
Pfister's The Yale Indian: The Education of Henry Roe Cloud.
To Do Some Good among the Indians: Henry Roe Cloud and Twentieth-Century Native America.