Letters/Correspondence

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Draft of 1910 Christmas Letter from Superintendent
December 6-19, 1910

These materials include correspondence regarding a draft of a Christmas letter from the Superintendent of the Carlisle Indian School to graduates of the school in 1910.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment of Child of Alice E. Patterson
December 10, 1910 - January 11, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by to Alice E. Patterson to enroll her youngest child at the Carlisle Indian School, where she had recently been appointed as an Assistant Laundress. Patterson's request was granted by the Assistant Commissioner of Indian Affairs.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Enroll Over-Age and Under-Age Students
December 29, 1910 - August 30, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from Moses Friedman to enroll 26 students over the age of 21 or under the age 14. The request was granted by the Assistant Commissioner of Indian Affairs.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Return Home by John Runsclose
January 1, 1911 - February 11, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Johns Runsclose to leave the Carlisle Indian School. Runsclose later decided to stay at the school to further his education in the print trade or until he could secure work.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Notice of Death of Wilson Carpenter
January 25, 1911 - February 1, 1911

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Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Nehemiah Madison to Leave Carlisle #2
February 2, 1911 - April 18, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding a request to allow Nehemiah Madison to return home after he was returned to Carlisle from the outing program. The request was granted.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Funds of Cyrus Tallchief
February 9, 1911 - March 7, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding a request for the funds left at the Carlisle Indian School of Cyrus Tallchief when he left the school. The Second Assistant Commissioner informed the school that they should pay the funds to Tallchief directly.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Nehemiah Madison to Leave Carlisle #1
February 9, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from J. W. Diamond to have his brother, Nehemiah Madison, leave Carlisle early.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Condemnation and Sale of Unserviceable Property, 1911
February 14, 1911 - March 8, 1911

These materials include correspondence, a list of supplies, and a survey regarding unserviceable property at the Carlisle Indian School. Some of the condemned materials were approved for sale on the open market.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Inspection Report on Record Keeping at the Carlisle Indian School
February 20, 1911 - October 6, 1911

These materials include correspondence and reports on the record keeping system for student files at the Carlisle Indian School. Supervisor of Indian Schools Charles F. Pierce was critical of the decentralized nature of the student file records. Pierce recommended that Nellie Robertson Denny, a...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Return Home by Edward Eagle Bear
February 24, 1911 - March 10, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Edward Eagle Bear to leave the Carlisle Indian School. Eagle Bear's request was denied by the Second Assistant Commissioner at the recommendation of the Carlisle Superintendent, who wanted the school to secure a position for Eagle...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Return Home of Joseph Martin
February 24, 1911 - October 19, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding inquires about the health of Joseph Martin, as well as subsequent requests to have him returned to his home at Elbow Lake, Minnesota.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Re-Enrollment of Elizabeth Fish
March 2-27, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding a request that Elizabeth Fish be allowed to return to the Carlisle Indian School to take a break from her training at the Holy Cross Academy in Washington D.C. The request was granted and Fish was admitted at Carlisle.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Correspondence Regarding Nehemiah Madison's Funds
March 3, 1911 - April 11, 1911

This material includes correspondence regarding the funds belonging to Nehemiah Madison on deposit at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Departure of Jerome Kennerly
March 4, 1911 - April 4, 1911

These materials contain correspondence regarding various matters surrounding the departure of Jerome Kennerly from the school including his status, funds held by the school, and his return to his home in Montana.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Outing Wages Due to Robert Anderson
March 20, 1911 - May 26, 1911

These materials include correspondence concerning outing wages due to Robert Anderson by John Neely of Morrisville, Pennsylvania. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Returned Students List for April 1911
April 3-25, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding a request to return students whose terms of enrollment had expired or graduated to their homes.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment of Charles Edward Stuck
April 8, 1911 - February 16, 1912

These materials include correspondence regarding a request to enroll Charles Edward Stuck at the Carlisle Indian School. Stuck was denied enrollment due to the policy of not admitting students who lived close to a public school. One letter indicates that Stuck's guardian had written that Stuck...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Federal Enrollment Policy Changes Regarding Public Schools
April 14-20, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding the enrollment of students at the Carlisle Indian School. Commissioner of Indian Affairs R. G. Valentine directed Superintendent Moses Friedman to only accept students who had no access to public schools. Further emphasis was noted that students...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Grade-Level Restrictions for Enrolled Pupils
April 14, 1911 - July 14, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding an order from R. G. Valentine, Commissioner of Indian Affairs, to accept no students not able to enter the third grade. Superintendent Moses Friedman, of the Carlisle Indian School, objected to the plan claiming the present age restrictions were...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report on Ineligible Students at Carlisle
April 14, 1911 - December 5, 1911

These materials include correspondence and reports from Supervisor of Indian Schools, Charles F. Peirce, listing 69 pupils as ineligible for enrollment at the Carlisle Indian School. Peirce recommended they be dismissed from the school as a result. Additional correspondence regards the...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Funds by Henry Vilcan
April 18, 1911 - May 20, 1912

These materials include correspondence concerning the closure of the school bank account of Henry Vilcan.

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
Request for Information about the Carlisle Indian School by Mrs. F. H. Heugg
April 27, 1911

These materials include a request by Mrs. F. H. Heugg for information about the Carlisle Indian School and its educational programs, for the purposes of writing a paper.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Correspondence About The World In Boston Exhibition
May 6, 1911- May 27, 1911

This material includes correspondence between Superintendent Moses Friedman and the Commissioner of Indian Affairs concerning "The World in Boston" exhibit. Five Carlisle students, including four men and one woman, took part in the weeks-long exhibit. The correspondence includes a letter of...

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

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