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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Inquiry into Denied Enrollment of Elsina Spring

Date: October 25, 1909 - December 13, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding an inquiry by Albert Spring as to why his daughter, Elsina Spring, was denied admittance at the Carlisle Indian School. Spring was informed that his daughter was denied enrollment due to her age and access to local public schools in New York.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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School Rules Governing Catholic Pupils

Date: October 27, 1909 - November 13, 1909

This document contains correspondence concerning the religious intructions and worship for Catholic pupils. Topics include mandatory and optional devotions, holiday activities, and ceremonies for sick and dead students.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Request for Enrollment by Lyman B. Madison

Date: October 28, 1909 - December 16, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Lyman B. Madison to enroll in the Carlisle Indian School along with his sister. Madison was over the age of 21 and required permission from the Office of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs to enroll.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Request for Enrollment of Son of Mrs. S. M. Bruce

Date: November 15, 1909 - December 9, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding a request to enroll the son of Mrs. S. M. Bruce at the Carlisle Indian School. Bruce's request was denied due to her home in Washington D. C., making her son eligible for public education.

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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Vacation Request by Walter Saracino

Date: December 7, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding a request to have Walter Saracino to spend in the winter holiday in Washington D. C. with Robert Bilsborough. The request was denied by Carlisle Superintendent Moses Friedman.

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