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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Notice of Death of Madeline Goslin

Date: February 1-12, 1910

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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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