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 Enrollment of Several Nez Perce Students

Date: August 31, 1909 - February 16, 1910

These materials include correspondence regarding a request to enroll several Nez Perce students, including Rachel Penny and Caleb Carter. Carter required special permission from the Office of Indian Affairs due to his age.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Request to Return Mary Silas

Date: August 31, 1909 - December 13, 1909

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request by William Silas to have his daughter Mary Silas returned to her home from Carlisle.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Request for Enrollment of Thomas L. St. Germaine

Date: September 8-9, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding a request to enroll Thomas L. St. Germaine at the Carlisle Indian School so he may attend the Dickinson College. The request was granted.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Request for Enrollment of Manuel Hidalgo

Date: September 8, 1909 - November 3, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding the enrollment of Manuel Hidalgo, a student from Puerto Rico. Hidalgo received a scholarship to cover the tuition of the school.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Request for Enrollment of Overage Students

Date: September 9-20, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from Carlisle Superintendent Moses Friedman to enroll three overage students: Antoine Swallow, Alonzo Brown, and Estella Bradley. Friedman's request was granted.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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