Letters/Correspondence

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Departure of Louis Twin

These materials contain correspondence regarding the departure of Louis Twin from Carlisle and the funds owed for his transportation.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Inquiry into Land Allotment by Orvilla Azure

This document contains correspondence concerning Orvilla Azure's request to know the status of his allotment.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report on Suitability of Carlisle Indian School as a Military School

These materials include correspondence and a report regarding the suitability of turning the Carlisle Indian School into a military school. At the request of John H. Stephens, Chairman of the House Committee on Indian Affairs, the Secretaries of War and the Interior arranged to have Carlisle...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Cancelled Checks for Deserted Students

This document contains correspondence concerning the cancellation of checks for former students who had deserted the school. 

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Return Home of Irwin Sherman

These materials contain correspondence regarding the return home of Irwin Sherman from Carlisle, and payment of his transportation to Sioux City, Iowa.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Need for Indian Service Reformatory School

These materials contain correspondence regarding the suggestion of Superintendent Lipps to start a reformatory school for the Indian Service. Lipps states that students should not be sent to Carlisle when they have access to similar education near their home or when they have an unsatisfactory...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Enrollment Period Verification of Minnie Atkins

Oscar H. Lipps responds to a request about Minnie Atkins' enrollment period. An affidavit answering that request is forwarded.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Correspondence Regarding Enrollment of Elizabeth Fish

These materials include correspondence regarding the application of Elizabeth Fish to attend the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Return Home of Newton Robinson

These materials contain correspondence regarding the circumstances surrounding the return home of Newton Robinson to the Omaha Reservation.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Present Addresses of Susie Wallace and Margaret Buffalo

These materials include correspondence regarding the current addresses of Susie Wallace and Margaret Buffalo.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Return Home of George Clifford

These materials contain correspondence regarding the return home of George Clifford and the expenses resulting from the transportation cost to send him home.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment by Luis C. Varela

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from Luis C. Varela to enroll at the Carlisle Indian School. Varela was instructed that he could enroll as a non-Indian pupil upon payment of the appropriate tuition.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Recommended Changes to School Policies and Staff

These materials include numerous suggestions from Oscar Hiram Lipps and Dennison Wheelock regarding changes that should be made to policy and staff at the Carlisle Indian School. Lipps' suggestions focus on disciplinary measures, the end of preferential treatment for athletes, and staff changes...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Return Students for March 1915

Superintendent Oscar H. Lipps requests funds to pay for the return of students who were set to graduate or whose terms were about to expire. Names, home address, and estimated transportation costs are listed.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Inquiry into Account of Peter Wakejoo

This document contains correspondence concerning the student account of Peter Wakejoo. This account contains requests for payment of a lost check, as well as general money due to the student. 

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Funds by James Holyeagle

This document contains correspondence concerning the student funds of James Holyeagle. The student was requesting a pro rata share of his tribal trust funds. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
School Policy Regarding Venereal Diseases

These materials include correspondence regarding Carlisle's policy regarding the treatment and discharge of students who contract a venereal disease while enrolled at the school.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request by Oshkosh Children to Use Tribal Funds to Visit Home

Relia, Roland, and Roy Oshkosh request to use their tribal funds to visit home during vacations. The responses and views of the Secretary of the Interior, Commissioner of Indian Affairs, and the Superintendent of the Carlisle Indian School are included.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Bequests to the Carlisle Indian School

These materials include documents, correspondence, and legal documents related to a number of bequests and inheritances made to the Carlisle Indian School. The correspondence largely deals with questions of whether and how such bequests should be accepted, what they could be used for, and how...

Format: Financial Documents, Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Eligibility Clarification by Hattie Martin

Hattie Martin requests clarification about enrollment guidelines for government education and whether Martin qualifies to attend Carlisle.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Use of Pro Rata Tribal Funds to Visit Home

These materials include correspondence from Cato Sells regarding a request from Nancy Lane that Relia, Roland, and Roy Oshkosh to use their pro rata shares of the tribal trust fund to visit their home during the school vacation.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Policy Regarding Transfer of Former Pupils

These materials contain correspondence regarding the need for Superintendents of nonreservation schools to communicate when students attempt to re-enroll in a different school, using two former Carlisle students as examples.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Praise for William Ghost Dog After Rescuing Drowning Toddler

These materials include correspondence to the father of William Ghost Dog, notifying him that William saved the two-year-old son of the school printer from drowning.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Runaway of Ben Bearchild

These materials contain correspondence regarding the desertion of Ben Bearchild from Carlisle, and funds to pay for a baseball uniform.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Care of Hannah Kennedy

These materials contain correspondence regarding the release of Hannah Kennedy from the Sleighton Farm reformatory school for girls into the care of Mary T. Scheurman.

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

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