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 from John J. Jackson to Transfer to Chilocco

Date: August 11-27, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from John J. Jackson to transfer from the Carlisle Indian School to the Chilocco Indian Agricultural School to learn engineering. Jackson's request was denied, and he was instead placed under the school engineer of the Carlisle Indian School.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Personal Controversy Between Siceni J. Nori and Jennie L. Gaither

Date: August 11, 1909 - October 28, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding a personal controversy between two Carlisle Indian School employees, Clerk Siceni J. Nori and Matron Jennie L. Gaither. Some of the earlier pieces of correspondence are not included in the folder at the National Archives, but the conflict seems to have stemmed from disagreements about the placement of a girl as a domestic help for Mr. Nori's sick wife. The grievance is resolved with an official apology from Mr. Nori.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Funds for Return Home of Robert Anderson

Date: August 14, 1909 - November 2, 1909

These materials include correspondence discussing the funds of Robert Anderson, and the possibility of using government funds to pay for his return home.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Request for Enrollment of Daniel Magee

Date: August 24, 1909 - November 13, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from Daniel Magee to enter the Carlisle Indian School. Magee's request was denied when he indicated he would not pay his own transportation to Carlisle.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Request for Enrollment by Paul Wing

Date: August 27, 1909 - October 23, 1909

These materials include correspondence and legal and government documents regarding a request from Paul Wing to enroll at the Carlisle Indian School. Wing's request was denied.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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