Documents

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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Report on Health of Edward Williams

Date: September 7 - 15, 1917

These materials contain correspondence regarding a report on the health of Edward Williams who was admitted to the hospital at the Carlisle School with a case of pneumonia aggravated by tuberculosis.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Request to Enroll Lucile and Kenneth Abert

Date: September 14-24, 1917

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request by the grandfather of Lucile and Kenneth Abert to have them enrolled at Carlisle.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Notice of Death of Edward Williams

Date: September 18, 1917

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This document contains a letter concerning the death of Edward Williams. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Request to Return Harry Laursen

Date: September 23, 1917 - October 5, 1917

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request to return Harry Laursen from Carlisle to his home in Shell Lake, Wisconsin.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Notice of Illness of George Swanson

Date: October 18- 27, 1917

This document contains correspondence concerning the illness of George Swanson with smallpox. Quarantines were placed on the hospital and the school by the Pennsylvania Department of Health and by County Health Inspector Dr. Harvey B. Bashore, respectively.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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