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The Documents section features digitized copies of documents relating to the history of the school.  These documents include correspondence, graduation pamphlets, and other forms of ephemera, and have been digitized by Digital Resource Center staff.  Today, these documents are preserved in a number of locations, including the Dickinson College Archives and Special Collections as well as private collections.

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Quotation Cards

Date: circa 1910

These eight notecards were printed by the students of the Carlisle Indian School at some unknown time.  They contain moral sayings or prayers, come in different sizes and colors, and may not have been printed at the same time.

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

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Notice of Death of Paul Sanders

Date: January 4-17, 1910

These materials include correspondence reporting the death of Paul Sanders at the Carlisle Indian School by Superintendent Moses Friedman. Friedman further reported that Sanders' remains were returned to his parents in Sharenton, Louisiana.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Topics: Student Death

Request for Enrollment by Gabriel Poggie

Date: January 11, 1910 - February 10, 1910

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Gabriel Poggie to enroll at the Carlisle Indian School after leaving the Miller Brothers 101 Ranch Wild West Show.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Returned Students List for June 1910

Date: January 28, 1910 - February 15, 1910

These materials contain correspondence regarding students to be returned home due graduation or expiration of their terms in June 1910, including a list of returning students.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Topics: Graduation

Notice of Death of Madeline Goslin

Date: February 1-12, 1910

These materials include correspondence from Superintendent Moses Friedman reporting the death of Madeline Goslin. Friedman further indicates that Goslin's body was to be returned to her home in Odanah, Wisconsin.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Topics: Student Death

Request for Enrollment of George Manawa

Date: February 4, 1910 - March 17, 1910

These materials include correspondence regarding a request to enroll George Manawa, a member of the Creek Nation, at the Carlisle Indian School. Manawa was admitted on the condition that Manawa be pay for his board, transportation, and tuition.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Travel Request of Henry Blatchford to Washington D.C.

Date: February 16, 1910

These materials include correspondence and financial documents regarding a trip of Henry Blatchford to Washington D. C. from Carlisle.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Application for Second-Class Mail Designation for Red Man Magazine

Date: March 4, 1910 - April 7, 1910

These materials include correspondence regarding an attempt to have the Red Man magazine classified as second-class mail. The eligibility of the publication for second-class designation was questioned, but an application was forwarded to the Bureau of Indian Affairs.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Request for Enrollment of Florence Edwards

Date: March 8, 1910 - April 15, 1910

These materials include correspondence regarding a request to enroll Florence Edwards at the Carlisle Indian School, where her sister Delia was a student. Edwards required an exemption from the Office of Indian Affairs in order to enroll due to her age.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Vacation Request for Cody Printup

Date: March 10, 1910 - June 16, 1910

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from the father of Cody Printup to have Printup visit home over the summer vacation. The request was denied due to a policy of Superintendent Moses Friedman to have students go on the outing program rather than return home to continue their education and training.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Request for Re-Enrollment by Abe Colonahaski

Date: March 21, 1910 - April 7, 1910

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from Abe Colonahaski, a member of the Cherokee Nation, to re-enroll at the Carlisle Indian School. Colonahaski sought an exemption from the age requirement to be admitted. The request was granted by the Commissioner of Indian Affairs.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Request for Enrollment by F. L. Kern

Date: March 23, 1910 - July 14, 1910

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by F. L. Kern to enroll at the Carlisle Indian School. Kern required an exemption from the Office of Indian Affairs to be admitted due to his age. The Office did not grant the exemption.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Request for Enrollment of Canadian Citizen

Date: March 24-28, 1910

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from Cary W. Hartman to enroll at Carlisle a Native student from Canada. The request was denied by the Commissioner of Indian Affairs due to the fact that the student was not a ward of the United States or an American Citizen. He suggested Hartman reach out to the Department of Indian Affairs of the Dominion of Canada.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Request for Enrollment by Jimmie Blue Bird

Date: March 24, 1910 - April 25, 1910

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from Jimmie Blue Bird to enroll at the Carlisle Indian School. Blue Bird sought an exemption from the maximum age requirement in order to enroll. The request was granted from the Office of Indian Affairs.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Request for Enrollment of Engracio Baculy

Date: March 27, 1910 - April 25, 1910

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from Major Frederick S. Foltz to enroll Engracio Baculy, a minor from the Philippines in his care, at the Carlisle Indian School. The request was granted on the condition that Foltz cover all of Baculy's expenses.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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1910 Commencement Program

Date: March 27 - 31, 1910

A description of this item is not currently available.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Topics: Graduation

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Request for Re-Enrollment of Four LaVatta Children

Date: April 5, 1910 - June 22, 1910

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from Nettie LaVatta to have her four children-Emma, Elizabeth, George, and Benton-remain at the Carlisle Indian School for the full term of their enrollments. LaVatta later requested having her son George accompany her West to the Fort Hall Reservation. Further information regarding the Fort Hall allotment process is included with the file.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Request to Return Mitchell Pierce

Date: April 7 - 18, 1910

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Oakley Pierce to have his son Mitchell Pierce returned to his home from Carlisle.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Request for Return Home by Joseph Loudbear

Date: April 14, 1910 - May 10, 1910

These materials include a request from Joseph Loudbear to return home following his graduation. Loudbear desired to assist his uncle on working Loudbear's property. Loudbear later rescinded his request in order to finish his term of enrollment on the outing system.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Request for Return Home of Max Mixsooke

Date: April 14, 1910 - May 9, 1910

These materials include correspondence regarding a request to release Max Mixsooke from his term of enrollment at the Carlisle Indian School. The request was granted.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Dispute Regarding Judson Bertrand and Outing System

Date: April 25, 1910 - May 19, 1910

These materials include correspondence regarding Judson Bertrand's work at the office of Carlisle dentist Dr. C. E. Wogan. There was some dispute about Bertrand's role as well as where he could pursue training as a dentist.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Request to Return Nancy Connors for Summer Break

Date: April 28, 1910 - July 14, 1910

These material include correspondence regarding a request by Mitchell Connors to have his daughter Nancy Connors returned home for the summer break from Carlisle.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Outing Placement Statement for 1910

Date: May 6 - 31, 1910

These materials contain correspondence regarding the number of students on the outing program, and their potential competition with white workers.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Topics: Outings

Request for Return Home of Ida Coon Sands

Date: May 12, 1910 - August 10, 1910

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from James N. Coon to return his niece Ida Coon Sands to her home.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Request to Leave by Louis Webster

Date: June 5, 1910 - September 14, 1910

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request by Louis Webster to return home early from an outing due to the expiration of his enrollment period.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Topics: Outings

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