Letters/Correspondence

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Former Student Survey Responses, 1890 (Part 5 of 5)
June 20, 1890 - July 21, 1890

A series of nineteen letters written to Captain Richard H. Pratt in response to a questionnaire sent to former students. The accompanying questionnaire forms are not included.

Transcripts follow each handwritten letter.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Forwarding of Construction Report to Dr. Joseph Murphy
November 28, 1908 - December 8, 1908

These materials include a request from Dr. Joseph Murphy, Medical Supervisor of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, to review a construction report of the Carlisle Indian School from 1905. The report was forwarded to Dr. Murphy.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Forwarding Supplementary Property Return Forms
September 10, 1879

Richard Henry Pratt forwards his Supplementary Property Return forms to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Frederick Walker's Request To Be Released From The Navy
January 25, 1919 - March 1, 1919

This document contains correspondence between Lyman B. Madison and Assistant Commissioner E. B. Merritt concerning Frederick Walker's request to discharge from the Navy. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Funds for Home of Joseph A. Shooter
January 21, 1916 - February 3, 1916

This document contains correspondence between Joseph A. Shooter and Assistant Commissioner E. B. Merritt concerning the former's desire to use his student funds to build a house. 

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Funds for Return Home of Robert Anderson
August 14, 1909 - November 2, 1909

These materials include correspondence discussing the funds of Robert Anderson, and the possibility of using government funds to pay for his return home.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Funds for School Farm
May 13, 1914

This material includes documents regarding Superintendent Oscar H. Lipps' request to pay students to work on the farm over the summer.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Funds of Dana Black
January 4, 1908 - May 11, 1918

This document contains correspondence concerning the funds of former student Dana Black. 

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
General Electric Company Apprenticeship Arrangement
June 17-24, 1915

This document contains correspondence concerning an arrangement with the General Electric Company to take four apprentices from Carlisle to work in the electrical department. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
George Warrington Competency Evaluation
July 28, 1917 - July 24, 1919

This material includes correspondence concerning George Warrington. This includes letters, a photograph, and his memorandum. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Photographs
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
German Hospital Outing Inquiry
April 24, 1908 - May 25, 1908

This material includes correspondence regarding a request from a hospital manager at the German Hospital in Brooklyn, New York for a student at Carlisle for a job as a maid and waitress in his home. Also included is a letter regarding the satisfaction of the German Hospital at the progress of...

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
Graduation Policies for the Class of 1917
February 13, 1917 - April 26, 1917

This document contains correspondence concerning policies governing the graduating class of 1917. This includes a list of students receiving diplomas, required grades, and other related policies.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Health Inspection Report of Dr. Joseph A. Murphy for February 1909
February 5, 1909

These materials include a health report of the Carlisle Indian School, performed by Medical Supervisor Dr. Joseph A. Murphy in December 1908. Murphy's report included a study of the school's physical plant, students' health conditions including tuberculosis and trachoma, and recommendations. The...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Health of Clara Shunion
November 30, 1918 - February 26, 1919

These materials include correspondence regarding the health of Clara Shunion. Shunion stayed in Pennsylvania on outing following the close of the Carlisle School, and developed tuberculous. After residing for some time in the Bryn Mawr Hospital, the Osteopathic Hospital of Philadelphia, and the...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Health Reports of Walter Winsborough
January 8, 1917 - March 6, 1917

These materials include correspondence regarding reports on the health of Walter Winsborough to his mother Mary Wells. Additionally, a request from Winsborough's parents was sent through Senator Harry Lane to return him to his home.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Henry P. Sutton Competency Evaluation
June 27, 1917 - June 13, 1919

This document contains correspondence concerning former student Henry P. Sutton. Sutton had graduated from Carlisle and requested certification of his educational status, which would allow him to attend the Haskell Institute.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Photographs, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Herman Kelly Competency Evaluation
June 27, 1917 - June 13, 1919

This material includes correspondence concerning Herman Kelly. This includes letters, a photograph, and his memorandum. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Photographs
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Hiram Chase Trip to Washington D. C.
March 14, 1914

These materials include correspondence regarding Hiram Chase's trip to the Indian Office in Washington D. C. to visit his father.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Holiday Greetings in 1916
December 21 - 26, 1916

These materials include correspondence regarding holiday greetings between a group students to Cato Sells along with Sells reply.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Immediate Need to Pupil Transportation from Wichita, Kansas
October 18, 1879

Telegram from Richard Henry Pratt to the Secretary of the Interior, pleading for the provision of immediate transportation of recruited students from Wichita, Kansas to Carlisle. The Indian Office had failed to provide transportation for the students in time, necessitating Pratt's plea.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Incident Between L. J. Williams and Mr. Bishop
December 5-24, 1925

This material includes correspondence between L. J. Williams and Assistant Commisioner E. B. Merritt. Williams had requested help in locating a former student, known only by the surname Bishop, to resolve a business dispute.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Independence Day Program, 1909
July 15, 1909

These materials include correspondence and a copy of the Indepdence Day Program for the Indian School for 1909. The festivities included athletic activites, fireworks, a patriotic salute, and songs. The program was forwarded to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs by Carlisle's superintendent.

Format: Books and Pamphlets, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Indictment of Stephen E. Kelly for Sale of Liquor to Indians
November 27, 1917 - March 27, 1918

These materials include correspondence regarding the indictment of Philadelphia bartender Stephen E. Kelly for selling liquor to four Carlisle Indian School students. The students, in Philadelphia for a game against the University of Pennsylvania, were disciplined by the school when they were...

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Industrial Training Reenrollment Guidelines
September 13, 1916 - September 27, 1916

This material includes information regarding the enrollment of students at Carlisle for industrial programs at the Ford Motor Company Factory in Michigan and other industrial work places. Carlisle Superintendent Oscar Hiram Lipps sought clarification on who should be permitted to enroll as many...

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

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