Letters/Correspondence

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Academic Record of Charles Ape-Kaum

These materials include correspondence regarding the academic record of Charles Ape-Kaum following his discharge of the Navy and prior to taking up his studies again at the Central State Normal School in Edmond, Oklahoma.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Acceptance of Appointment for Alice Van Deman

These materials include a telegram from Alice A. Van Deman, accepting her appointment as assistant matron at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Acceptance of Appointment for Henderson Long

These materials include a letter from Henderson Long accepting his appointment as fireman at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Acceptance of Appointment for William Stimpel

These materials include a telegram from William Stimpel that he accepts his appointment as Disciplinarian at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Acceptance of Appointment of Dora S. Lecrone as Teacher

These materials include correspondence regarding Dora S. Lecrone's acceptance of her appointment as teacher at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Account Balance of Samuel Tingley

This document contains a letter inquiring about the account balance of Samuel Tingley. 

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Account for Transit Expenses from Florida

Letter from Richard Henry Pratt to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, transferring his account of travel expenses from Florida. Immediately before this time, Pratt was stationed at Fort Marion in St. Augustine, Florida as a jailer for Indian prisoners-of-war.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Accusations of Professionalism on the Carlisle Football Team

This material includes newspaper articles alleging that the Carlisle Football Team had been using professional players during the season, and correspondence from members of the Bureau of Indian Affairs answering the charges.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Newspapers and Magazines
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Acknowledgement of Received Supplies

Richard Henry Pratt acknowledges receipt of numerous boxes of clothing and other supplies, including and organ for the chapel.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Additional Coal Purchase for First Quarter 1880

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Commissioner of Indian Affairs that the approved expenditure for coal for the first quarter of 1880 did not meet the school's needs. Pratt requests funds to purchase additional coal for the first quarter, and refers to a previous letter on the subject.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Additional Opportunities for Elizabeth Penny

The document contains correspondence concerning a request made by Elizabeth Penny towards further educational opportunities. Discussed options included continued music education at Carlisle or college education at Wilson College in nearby Chambersburg, Pennsylvania.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Agnes Hatch Competency Evaluation

This material includes correspondence concerning the competency evaluation of Agnes Hatch. This includes letters and a photograph. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Photographs
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Albert Lorentz Board Bill

This material includes a letter to Superintendent Moses Friedman from C. F. Hauke concerning Albert Lorentz's bill for boarding.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Albert Payne Request to Reenter Carlisle

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Albert Payne to reenter the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Alex Washington's Request To Serve In The Army

This material includes correspondence between Alex Washington and Commisioner Cato Sells concerning Washington's desire to transfer his employment to the ship-building plant at Hog Island, Pennsylvania.  

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Alfred J. Standing Recruitment In Kiowa and Comanche Agency

Richard Henry Pratt suggests to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs that Alfred J. Standing's experience and reputation at the Kiowa and Comanche Agency will help him select suitable students there. Pratt also suggests that this recruitment should be done according to his recent suggests...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Allotment of James Bearchilde

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request by James Bearchilde to have his allotment sold in Montana and a farm near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania purchased with the proceeds.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Altercations Between D. H. Dickey and Victor Passano

This material includes correspondence concerning an altercation between field agent D. H. Dickey and Victor Passano during a summer outing, and Passano's attempt to bring legal suit against Dickey. Passano had fought with Thomas Montoya, a Carlisle student on outing, and Dickey separated the two...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Andrew Cuellar's Return to Carlisle from the Army

This material includes correspondence between Superintendent John Francis Jr. and Assistant Commissioner E. B. Merritt concerning the return of Andrew Cuellar to Carlisle after attempted enlistment in the Army.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Anonymous Complaint Against Guardhouse Conditions

This document contains correspondence regarding an anonymous letter that was sent complaining of the conditions at the guardhouse, the hospital, and the school farm. The complaint discusses the treatment of Wesley Two Moons, who later dies at the school.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Anonymous Complaint Against School Farmer

These materials include an anonymous letter, most likely written by a group of students, complaining about a recently hired farmer at the Carlisle Indian School and requesting an investigation. The letter specifically complains against his sanitation practices and tobacco usage.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Appeal to Allow Roland Oshkosh to Remain at Carlisle

Reginald Oshkosh appeals to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs to prevent the discharge for cause of his son, Roland Oshkosh, from Carlisle.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application and Allotment of Marcellus Eagle Eye

These materials include correspondence regarding the allotments of Zella and Marcellus Eagle Eye, as well as the enrollment of Marcellus at the Carlisle Indian School. Marcellus was denied due to his access to local public schools being available near his home.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Enrollment of Arney Kah-o-sed

These materials include correspondence and government documents related to the application for enrollment of Arney Kah-o-sed in the Carlisle School.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Second-Class Mail Designation for Red Man Magazine

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.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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