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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Employee Requests for Raises and Housing Allowances, 1914

Date: March 18, 1914 - July 17, 1914

These materials include correspondence regarding requests from numerous employees for salary increases and on-campus housing provisions. During the 1914 Congressional Investigation, investigator Edward Linnen noted the need for salary increases for many employees, and for more on-campus housing to counter the high cost-of-living for employees residing in the town. The matter is taken up by many Carlisle employees, and Commissioner of Indian Affairs Cato Sells promises to address the question in person during an upcoming visit.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Request for Funds by Antoine Barron

Date: March 19, 1914 - April 14, 1914

This document contains correspondence concerning a request by Antoine Barron to receive money from his student account. 

Note: In this file the student is referred to as Antoine Barron and Antoine Barrar.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration


Return Home and Transportation Costs of Earl Armstrong

Date: March 20, 1914 - May 15, 1914

These materials concern the return home and transportation costs of Earl Armstrong.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Topics: Discipline

Expenditures for Student Labor and Repairs

Date: March 23, 1914 - February 20, 1915

These materials include correspondence and financial documents related to the expenditure of funds on student labor and materials to make repairs and improve the grounds at the Carlisle Indian School.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Returned Students List for 1914

Date: March 23, 1914 - April 2, 1914

These materials include a list of students to be returned to their homes at the close of the 1914 school year as well as the authorization from the Assistant Commissioner.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration