Letters/Correspondence

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Request for Enrollment of Virginia Coolidge
July 6, 1911 - September 30, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from Rev. Sherman Coolidge to have his daughter Virginia Coolidge enrolled at the Carlisle Indian School. Coolidge required an exception from the Office of Indian Schools due to her young age.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Re-Enrollment by Angus Splicer
July 10, 1911 - August 11, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Angus Splicer to return to the Carlisle Indian School, after being declared ineligible the year before, in order to continue his education at Conway Hall.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Possibility of Abolishing the Native Indian Arts Department
July 13 - December 16, 1911

Noting heavy criticism from H. B. Peairs and Charles F. Pierce, Superintendent Moses Friedman asks Commissioner of Indian Affairs R. G. Valentine if he wants Carlisle to continue its Native Indian Arts department, which was started February 1, 1906.

Before making a decision, Valentine...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Regulations and Circulars for the Carlisle Indian School, 1911
July 19, 1911 - August 2, 1911

These materials include correspondence and pamphlets related to circular orders and regulations in force at the Carlisle Indian School under Superintendent Moses Friedman. Friedman forwarded the documents to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs for approval. The forwarded documents include a blank...

Format: Books and Pamphlets, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Finance Accounts of Amy Cornelius
July 29, 1911 - August 10, 1911

This material includes correspondence between The Merchants National Bank and the Office of Indian Affairs concerning the financial accounts of Amy Cornelius.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Adeline Boutang to Remain on Outing
August 10, 1911 - September 26, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding a request to allow Adeline Boutang remain at the home of Marie A. Craighead under the outing system to continue nursing Craighead's mother. Boutang was training to be a nurse and had spent two years learning in the school hospital.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Return of Walter Standing Elk to Carlisle
August 10 - 18, 1911

These materials contain correspondence regarding the return of Walter Standing Elk to the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment for Raymond Ross
August 15, 1911 - April 3, 1912

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from Samuel Sixkiller enroll his nephew Raymond Ross at the Carlisle Indian School. The request was denied as Ross was a member of the Cherokee Nation and not eligible to receive government assistance.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Vacation Request for Minnie Jones
August 18, 1911 - September 9, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from Louise Jones to have her daughter Minnie Jones visit home on vacation, pending funds for her transportation.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Re-Enrollment of Alfred DeGrasse
August 22, 1911 - October 23, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from Ellen DeGrasse to have her son Alfred DeGrasse re-enrolled at the Carlisle Indian School in order to attend Conway Hall. DeGrasse had planned on attending Conway Hall before he returned home after recovering from surgery.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment of Grandson of S. J. Brown
August 25, 1911 - October 4, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from S. J. Brown to have an exception granted to his grandson so that he may be enrolled at the Carlisle Indian School despite being under the age of ten.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment by Moses P. Kogechiwan
September 11, 1911 - April 30, 1917

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Moses P. Kogechiwan to enroll at the Carlisle Indian School as well as letters of recommendation.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment of Children of Frank Tamer
September 13-27, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding a request to have two children of Frank Tamer enrolled at the Carlisle Indian School. Tamer was assisted by two members of Congress in his request.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Retention of Tubercular Pupils at Carlisle
September 23-27, 1911

This document contains correspondence concerning the retention of students with tuberculosis at boarding schools including Carlisle. Indian Service officials including Joseph Murphy, Medical Supervisor and Ferdinand Shoemaker, Physicial Expert in Tuberculosis and Trachoma for the Indian Service...

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
Request for Re-Enrollment of Henry P. Sutton
October 6, 1911 - March 7, 1914

These materials include correspondence regarding requests for Henry P. Sutton to enter the Carlisle Indian School in order to take a commercial course. Sutton was initially due to his physical health but was later enrolled after paying his own transportation to the school.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Notice of Death of Wesley Two Moons
October 13, 1911

These materials include correspondence informing the Commissioner of Indian Affairs of the death of Wesley Two Moons. Information about his illness is provided by Dr. Americus R. Allen. Wesley's sister, Nora Two Moons, accompanied his remains back to the Tongue River Agency in Montana.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Re-Enrollment of May Wheelock
October 23, 1911 - December 7, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding a request to allow May Wheelock to return to the Carlisle Indian School to graduate with the Class of 1913. Wheelock's request was granted after being initially denied due to being over the age of 21 when she attempted to return.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Inquiry into Return Expense of Thomas Rowland
November 7-8, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding an inquiry into whether the Government should pay for the return home of Thomas Rowland.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Release by John McInnis
November 11, 1911 - January 16, 1912

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by John McInnis to be released from the Carlisle Indian School. McInnis wished to work at his trade as a shoe and harness maker to support his mother and brother.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Progress Report of Students at Mont Alto Sanitarium
November 23, 1911 - December 28, 1911

This document contains correspondence concerning the conditions and progress of Carlisle students who had been sent to the Monto Alto Sanitarium in Pennsylvania for tuberculosis treatment. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Inquiry into Arrival of Stella Ellis and Ruth Moore
November 27, 1911 - December 2, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding an inquiry into the arrival of Stella Ellis and Ruth Moore at Carlisle. Both students arrived shortly thereafter.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Notice of Arrival of Stella Ellis and Ruth Moore
November 29, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding the arrival of Stella Ellis and Ruth Moore at the Carlisle Indian School. They request that a representative of the school meet them at the train station.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Maxie Luce Engineer Examination
December 12, 1911 - January 6, 1912

This material includes information regarding a noncompetitive engineer examination for Maxie Luce.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Information on Students from the Five Civilized Tribes
December 16, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding the enrollment of students from the Five Civilized Tribes. Anna Melton inquired about the expenses she had incurred and various discrepancies in how students are charged.

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

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