Request for Enrollment of John Ostrigan

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Request for Enrollment of John Ostrigan
Date: 
October 26, 1910 - December 12, 1910

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Superintendent Moses Friedman to enroll John Ostrigan at the Carlisle Indian School. Ostrigan traveled to the school using his own expenses, but was initially denied enrollment as he was from Alaska. Eventually, the Assistant Commissioner of Indian Affairs granted Ostrigan a non-precedent setting exception and allowed him to enroll.

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Repository: 
National Archives and Records Administration
Location: 
RG 75, CCF Entry 121, #85869-1910-Carlisle-820