This document contains correspondence about new policies encouraging vocational nursing training for female students in Indian schools. Included is an extensive pamplet from the professional nursing training program at Fort Dearborn Hospital, Circular letters ordering the transfer of all students interested in nursing training to the Carlisle Indian School, correspondence about appropriate policies to govern nursing training, outlines to establish extensive vocational nursing training programs at other Indian Service schools, descriptions of current training arrangements at Carlisle, and related correspondence.
Bureau Policies for Vocational Course in Nursing
September 9, 1916 - January 22, 1918
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, CCF Entry 121, #116788-1916-Carlisle-810