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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Request to Return Paul Kinninook

Date: January 21 - 23, 1909

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request to return Paul Kinninook to his home from Carlisle.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Continued Enrollment of Albert Exendine

Date: January 28, 1909 - February 9, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding the dropping of Albert Exendine from the rolls of the Carlisle Indian School. Exendine asked to be kept on the rolls until he completed his present term at Conway Hall. Exendine's request was accepted.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Request for Funds to Return Runaway Pupils

Date: February 1, 1909

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request by the Superintendent to spend money to return runaway pupils.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Topics: Discipline

Request for Funds by William Newashe

Date: February 4- 27, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding the enrollment and return of funds of William Newashe.

Note: In this file, the student is referred to as William Newashe and William W. Washe.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Health Inspection Report of Dr. Joseph A. Murphy for February 1909

Date: February 5, 1909

These materials include a health report of the Carlisle Indian School, performed by Medical Supervisor Dr. Joseph A. Murphy in December 1908. Murphy's report included a study of the school's physical plant, students' health conditions including tuberculosis and trachoma, and recommendations. The report includes statements on the health of individual students at Carlisle.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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