These materials include correspondence and a report regarding the suitability of turning the Carlisle Indian School into a military school. At the request of John H. Stephens, Chairman of the House Committee on Indian Affairs, the Secretaries of War and the Interior arranged to have Carlisle inspected by a military commander. Brigadier General M.M. Macomb, Chief of the War College Division, inspected the campus and its programs, and recommended that the plans be disapproved.
Report on Suitability of Carlisle Indian School as a Military School
February 11, 1915 - August 12, 1915
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, CCF Entry 121, #17181-1915-Carlisle-029