Letters/Correspondence

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Appointment of Elsie Valley as Laundress at Kaw Indian School
September 21, 1907 - October 9, 1907

These materials include correspondence regarding Carlisle student Elsie Valley's desire for employment as a laundress or assistant laundress in the Indian Service. She was appointed as Laundress at the Kaw Indian School of Oklahoma.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Appointment of Minerva Shultz as Assistant Laundress
April 15, 1908

Commissioner of Indian Affairs C. F. Larrabee appoints Minerva Shultz 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 Nannie Forcey as Assistant Laundress
March 26, 1908

Commissioner of Indian Affairs C. F. Larrabee appointments Nannie J. Forcey 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 Nora Harold as Assistant Laundress
March 26, 1908

Commissioner of Indian Affairs C. F. Larrabee appointments Nora Harold as Assistant Laundress at Carlisle Indian School with a salary of $360.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Appointment of the Superintendent of the Fort Stevenson Indian School
June 25, 1883 - July 3, 1883

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a letter from C. L. Hall regarding the appointment of the Superintendent of the Fort Stevenson Indian School. Pratt notes that he agrees with Hall that the Superintendent should be subject to the whims of the Agent.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Appointment of Walter Stewart as Fireman
March 7, 1908

Commissioner of Indian Affairs C. F. Larrabee appoints Walter Stewart as Fireman at the Carlisle Indian School with a salary of $420 per year.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Appointment of William H. Dietz at Assistant Arts Teacher
October 14-20, 1908

These materials include correspondence between Superintendent Moses Friedman and the Commissioner of Indian Affairs concerning the beginning of William H. Dietz's employment as assistant teacher of Native Indian art. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Appointment of William H. H. Austin as Assistant Carpenter
October 8, 1907

These materials include a letter from Superintendent William A. Mercer informing the Commissioner of Indian Affairs that William H. H. Austin, appointed as assistant carpenter at Carlisle, was expected to arrive within two weeks.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Appointment of William Stimpel as Disciplinarian
September 6, 1907 - December 19, 1907

These materials include correspondence, legal documents, and an Executive Order regarding the appointment of William Stimpel as Disciplinarian for the Large Boys Quarters of the Carlisle Indian School. The position had been temporarily filled by numerous teachers and recent graduates without...

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Appointments for Assistant Laundress and Assistant Carpenter Positions
July 13, 1907 - November 18, 1907

These materials include correspondence regarding the appointment of permanent employees for two open Assistant Laundress positions and one open Assistant Carpenter position.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Approval of Participation of Band in Inaugural Parade
January 8-11, 1913

This material includes correspondence between Superintendent Moses Friedman and the Commissioner of Indian Affairs on the approval of the Indian School band to participate in the upcoming inaugural parade.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Approval Sought for Return of Mary to Her Home
May 22, 1882

Richard Henry Pratt seeks authority for his actions in returning Mary, a member of the Sioux Nation, to her home in Rosebud due to her ill health.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Approval Sought for Transportation Appropriation for 1884
July 10, 1884

Richard Henry Pratt requests the approval for his request for $7000 in order to transport pupils to Carlisle. In particular, Pratt notes that one of the Carlisle Indian School teachers who returned with Pueblo students has seen 40 students from Laguna request to be enrolled at Carlisle. This is...

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Arapaho Children to be Sent to Carlisle
January 19, 1881

E. Ballon writes to the E. M. Marble, the Acting Commissioner of Indian Affairs that he was informed of the decision to enroll Arapaho students at Carlisle. He notes that Black Coal was excited at this response and immediately went to gather pupils to send to Carlisle in order to send them by...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Arden Smith Instructions for Escorting Crow Students
February 9, 1883

Arden R. Smith, Special U.S. Indian Agent, writes the Commissioner of Indian Affairs seeking specific instructions for how he should escort 20 Crow students from the Crow Agency to the Carlisle Indian School. Smith provides context on previous encounters traveling east as well as inquiring about...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Armstrong Cannot Send Full Allotment of Crow Students
February 21, 1883

H. J. Armstrong, U.S. Indian Agent for the Crow Agency, sends a telegraph that he cannot send the full allotment of Crow students to Carlisle at present. Inquires if he can send twelve students now and the remainder at a later date.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Armstrong Request to Send Twelve Students to Carlisle
August 28, 1883

H. J. Armstrong, U.S. Indian Agent for the Crow Agency, notes he wants to send twelve students to the Carlisle Indian School but has to wait until his employees return from Little Big Horn.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Arnold Holliday Trip to Washington D. C.
April 21, 1914

These materials include correspondence regarding a trip for Arnold Holliday to visit his uncle Henry Holliday in Washington D. C.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Arrangements for Outing Students for American International Shipbuilding Company
June 10-11, 1918

This material includes letters about the employment of some outing students at the American International Shipbuilding Compnay, and how their wages would be handled by the school.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Arrangements for Receiving Osage Students at Martinsburg
August 3, 1885

P. H. Bridenbaugh notes that the arrangements have been made for receiving Osage students being transferred from the Carlisle Indian School. He notes that in calculating the distance it is important to add an additional 22 miles on the Hollidaysburg Branch Road.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Arrangements Made for Transporting Rosebud and Pine Ridge Students
June 9, 1882

Richard Henry Pratt provides notification that he has arranged a special car to bring around 35 students from the Pine Ridge and Rosebud Agencies to their homes. He notes that his arrangements bring the students to Chamberlain where he hopes the Agent will have their parents meet them at...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Arrangements to Transport San Carlos Children with Fort Union Children
November 26, 1883

J. M. Haworth reports that arrangements might be made to allow for the San Carlos students to be sent with the Fort Union students to the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Arrest of Alleged Former Student for Counterfeiting
May 13, 1911 - June 13, 1911

These materials include correspondence and a newspaper clipping concerning the arrest of alleged former student Charles E. Brown on the charges of counterfeiting. Superintendent Moses Friedman states that a student by that name never attended the Carlisle Indian School, and that his story is...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Newspapers and Magazines
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Arrival of 25 Creek Students
January 21, 1881

Captain Pratt writes to inform the Commissioner of Indian Affairs that he has just received notice that 25 Creek students are arriving at the Carlisle Indian School on January 22.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Arrival of 68 Students from Rosebud and Pine Ridge Agencies
December 1, 1882

Richard Henry Pratt reports the arrival of 68 students at the Carlisle Indian School from the Rosebud and Pine Ridge Agencies.

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

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