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title:

The Indiana Alumnus issue regarding the murder of Hence Orme

image number:

P0021581

description:

Hence Orme may have been the first Native American (or "tribally-enrolled" Native American) to attend and/or graduate from Indiana University.

date taken:

1922 November 18

personal name:

Orme, Hence

corporate name:

Class of 1896

topic:

Minorities

topic:

Native Americans

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Individuals