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 for Return Home of Noble Thompson

Date: April 10-17, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding a request to return Noble Thompson to his home in Laguna, New Mexico.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Leave of Absence for Sanatarium Trip for Moses Friedman

Date: April 26, 1909

These materials include a telegram from Carlisle Superintendent Moses Friedman informing the Bureau of Indian Affairs that he was leaving for a trip to the Walters Sanatarium in Wernersville, Pennsylvania. John Whitwell was left in charge of the school in Friedman's absence.

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Request for Return Home of Renville Children

Date: May 14, 1909 - June 29, 1909

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request by Sampson H. Renville to have his two daughters, Germaine and Fleeta, returned to their home in Peever, South Dakota from the Carlisle Indian School. Renville's request was granted after determining the children had access to public schools.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Postponement of Trip to Washington Due to Injury of Mrs. Friedman

Date: May 15, 1909

These materials include a telegram from Superintedent Moses Friedman to the Acting Commissioner of Indian Affairs, informing him that his trip to Washington must be postponed due to Mrs. Friedman fracturing her hip.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Request to Return Alaskan Students in May 1909

Date: May 21 - 26, 1909

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request to return three Alaskan students to their homes from Carlisle.

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