These materials include correspondence regarding a suggestion by local Carlisle resident Irvin Mahon that the Carlisle Indian School be returned to use as a regular military post during the First World War. This suggestion is rejected by Commissioner of Indian Affairs Cato Sells.
Suggested Use of Carlisle Indian School as Military Post
March 23, 1917 - April 18, 1917
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, CCF Entry 121, #35787-1917-Carlisle-136