Report on Suitability of Carlisle Indian School as a Military School

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Report on Suitability of Carlisle Indian School as a Military School
Date: 
February 11, 1915 - August 12, 1915

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.

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Repository: 
National Archives and Records Administration
Location: 
RG 75, CCF Entry 121, #17181-1915-Carlisle-029