Please note that all research conducted within the Haskell Cultural Center and Museum Archives consists of those resources held within the physical collections of the Haskell Cultural Center and Museum. These collections include, but are not limited to, school newspapers, annuals, student and staff directories, photographs, and other materials printed at Haskell Institute, Haskell Indian Junior College, and Haskell Indian Nations University.
Requests for information regarding individuals who attended Haskell need to be directed to the National Archives and Records Administration in Kansas City, Missouri. Contact information and instructions for making a research request to the National Archives is given at the bottom of this page.
TO SUBMIT A RESEARCH REQUEST
To submit a research request to the Haskell Cultural Center and Museum, please click on the forms below to read the instruction sheet and complete Research Request Form.
Please note that we do not accept research requests by telephone.
Research Request Form Instructions
Research Request Form
REQUESTING HASKELL STUDENT FILES
Due to Federal Record scheduling, Haskell student files are removed to the National Archives and Records Administration (Kansas City Regional Office) periodically. No copies of these records are kept on campus; therefore all requests pertaining to them must be done through the National Archives and Records Administration.
HOW TO SUBMIT A RESEARCH REQUEST TO THE NATIONAL ARCHIVES
To visit the Archives and make a request in person, the Kansas City Regional Office is located at 400 West Pershing Road, Kansas City, MO 64108.
Hours for the facility are:
Research Rooms: 8:00 am–4:00 pm.
Exhibits: 8:00 am–4:00 pm.
Please note that this facility is closed to the public on Sundays, Mondays, and Federal holidays.
To submit a request by mail or telephone:
400 West Pershing Road
Kansas City, MO 64108
To submit a request by email:
When submitting a request to the National Archives, please include the individual’s date of birth, as well as variant spellings of his or her name. Additional information, such as the names of parents or tribal affiliation, may be helpful in identifying a match.
Please note that the National Archives charges a minimum mail order fee of $20 for the first 1-25 pages for copies of files. Requesting parties will be advised of any cost associated with receiving copies of any files requested.
The Haskell Cultural Center and Museum is a partner in the Freedom’s Frontier National Heritage Area.
Haskell Cultural Center and Museum
2411 Barker Avenue
Lawrence, Kansas 66046
Phone (785) 832-6686
© Haskell Cultural Center and Museum