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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Tuberculosis Investigation by Joseph Murphy for February 1909

Date: February 19, 1909

This material includes a forwarded press copy report detailing the findings of Medical Supervisor Joseph A. Murphy's investigation of tuberculosis at the Carlisle Indian School in 1909. This report includes a list of pupils diagnosed with tuberculosis and recommended to be sent home.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Discussion of Guy Cooley and Messenger Position Vacancy

Date: February 24, 1909 - April 5, 1909

This material includes correspondence between Superintendent Moses Friedman and Commisioner of Indian Affairs R. G. Valentine concerning the messenger vacancy that former student Guy Cooley left beind, as well as some unsettled financial matters pertaining to Cooley. 

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Request for Daughters of Joseph R. Brown to Visit Washington D.C.

Date: February 24-25, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from Joseph R. Brown to have his two daughters attending the Carlisle Indian School to visit him in Washington D.C.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Request for Enrollment of Children of Louis White Moon

Date: May 10-19, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Louis White Moon to have his two daughters enrolled at the Carlisle Indian School. White Moon's request was denied due to the age of his children and the fact that their homes were in the State of New York.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Request for Return Home of Fred Tall Crane and George Dailey Jr.

Date: March 18-24, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Carlisle Superintendent Moses Friedman to return Fred Tall Crane and George Dailey Jr. to their homes. The request was granted.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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