Letters/Correspondence

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Albert Payne Request to Reenter Carlisle
September 2 - 3, 1908

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
May 20, 1918 - June 15, 1918

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
February 27, 1880

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
Alice Fletcher Indicates She Has Raised Funds for Education of Omaha Students
October 25, 1882 - October 26, 1882

Alice C. Fletcher requests permission to enroll six Omaha students at the Carlisle Indian School. Fletcher recounts she had been fundraising to secure funds for their education and had nearly succeeded.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Alice Fletcher Requests Enrollment of Omaha Students
September 19, 1882

Alice C. Fletcher indicates that she has five Omaha pupils in her charge and desires that they be given permission to attend the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Allegations of Preventing Catholic Students from Attending Church
September 11, 1883 - September 15, 1883

Richard Henry Pratt responds to allegations from Henry M. Beadle, the editor of the Washington Catholic, that he prevents Catholic students at the Carlisle Indian School from attending the local Catholic Church in Carlisle. Pratt responds by noting his arrangement with Father Hickey regarding...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Allotment of James Bearchilde
March 12 - 23, 1912

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
August 4, 1916 - October 14, 1916

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
American Horse Requests Permission to Visit Carlisle
March 17, 1882 - March 28, 1882

American Horse asks Richard Henry Pratt if he may come to Carlisle to visit his children attending the Carlisle Indian School. Pratt writes to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs that he believes American Horse coming to Carlisle would help keep his children in school for another two years and he...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Andrew Cuellar's Return to Carlisle from the Army
March 15-29, 1918

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
Anna Ely Request Help for Recruiting Pawnee Children
August 18, 1882

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a request from Anna Ely to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs to instruct the Pawnee Agency to send Pawnee children to Carlisle.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Anonymous Complaint Against Guardhouse Conditions
September 28, 1911 - October 16, 1911

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
July 9, 1909

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
January 5-18, 1915

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
May 23, 1913 - August 1, 1913

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
August 7, 1916 - January 8, 1920

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
March 4, 1910 - April 7, 1910

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
Application for Tribal Funds by Cora Battice
October 16, 1914 - February 15, 1915

These materials include correspondence concerning the application for tribal funds by student and upcoming graduate Cora Battice.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application of Jose Prado Arias
August 28, 1913

These materials include correspondence regarding an application for Jose Prado Arias to attend the Carlisle Indian School which was mistakenly sent to the Office of Indian Affairs.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application Sent in Error to Indian Office
July 28, 1916

These materials include correspondence regarding an application in duplicate that was sent in error to the Indian Office.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Applications for Annuity
November 21, 1907- December 17, 1907

This document contains correspondence concerning applications for annuity from Hastings Robertson, Nellie Robertson, and Dora La Belle. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Applications for Indian Service Appointment for Former Students
April 21-25, 1911

This material includes correspondence between Superintendent Moses Friedman and Assistant Commissioner C. F. Hauke concerning the appointment of former students to the Indian Service. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Appointment of Alice Quinsenburry as Assistant Laundress
February 29, 1908

Commissioner of Indian Affairs C. F. Larrabee appoints Alice Quinsenburry as Assistant Laundress at the Carlisle Indian School with a salary of $360 per year.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Appointment of Clara M. Ellis as Temporary Teacher
September 13-19, 1907

These materials include correspondence regarding a teacher vacancy at the Carlisle Indian School. The position was filled temporarily by recent Carlisle graduate Edith Bartlett, until the application of Clara M. Ellis was received. Ellis, the daughter of the former Chief Clerk of the Office of...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Appointment of Dora S. Lecrone as Teacher
August 20-22, 1907

These materials include correspondence regarding the appointment of Dora S. Lecrone as a Teacher at the Carlisle Indian School and the possible reinstatement of Barbara S. McHargue in that same position.

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

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