Merritt, E. B.

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Helen Whitecalf Student File

Student file of Helen Whitecalf, a member of the Arikara Nation, who entered the school November 14, 1910 and departed September 4, 1913. The file contains letters/correspondence, financial transactions, a student information card, an outing record, a medical/physical records, an application for...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Personnel File of John Francis Jr., Superintendent
July 27, 1900 - October 27, 1919

Personnel file of John Francis Jr., who served as Superintendent of the Carlisle Indian School from April 1, 1917 to July 2, 1918. The file includes information from Francis' previous positions within the Civil Service, including as Clerk in the Permanent Census Bureau, Clerk in the Office of...

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence, Newspapers and Magazines, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Return Mary Silas
August 31, 1909 - December 13, 1909

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request by William Silas to have his daughter Mary Silas returned to her home from Carlisle.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment of Overage Students
September 9-20, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from Carlisle Superintendent Moses Friedman to enroll three overage students: Antoine Swallow, Alonzo Brown, and Estella Bradley. Friedman's request was granted.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Carlisle Alumni Association Update
May 28, 1912 - June 12, 1914

These materials include correspondence regarding the Alumni Association of the Carlisle Indian School including its new constitution, a new building in Carlisle, and other news.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Funds by John Jackson
September 11, 1913 - February 11, 1914

These materials include correspondence concerning John Jackson's request to access his personal funds from his account. 

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Injuries to Francis Pambrun
February 15, 1914 - May 4, 1914

These materials contain correspondence regarding an injury Francis Pambrun suffered while returning home.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Documents Regarding School Financial Matters
February 16, 1914 - April 16, 1918

These materials include financial documents, legal documents, and correspondence concerning multiple financial concerns of the school, such as railroad bonds, legacy trust funds, fundraising, donations, and checks for minors. 

Format: Financial Documents, Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Returned Students List for 1914
March 23, 1914 - April 2, 1914

These materials include a list of students to be returned to their homes at the close of the 1914 school year as well as the authorization from the Assistant Commissioner.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Transfer of Willie Connell's Children
April 3-10, 1914

These materials include correspondence regarding the transfer of the children of Willie Connell from Carlisle to the Haskell Institute in Lawrence, Kansas.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request For Enrollment of Edward Anderson
October 12-22, 1914

This material includes a letter from Superintendent Oscar H. Lipps about the application for enrollment of Edward Anderson.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Tribal Funds by James Holy Eagle
October 17, 1914 - November 17, 1915

These materials include correspondence regarding the application by student James Holy Eagle towards his pro rata share of tribal trust funds. 

Format: Financial Documents, Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Disagreement Between Superintendent Lipps and Dr. Rendtorff
October 23, 1914 - December 24, 1914

This material includes correspondence concerning an incident between Superintendent Oscar Hiram Lipps and Doctor Walter Rendtorff about an operation on student Henry Tomau. Dr. Rendtorff desired to either sent Tomau to a Philadelphia hospital or request the help of Dr. Deaver from town for an...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Altercations Between D. H. Dickey and Victor Passano
August 4, 1916 - October 14, 1916

This material includes correspondence concerning an altercation between field agent D. H. Dickey and Victor Passano during a summer outing, and Passano's attempt to bring legal suit against Dickey. Passano had fought with Thomas Montoya, a Carlisle student on outing, and Dickey separated the two...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Outing System and Department Labor Income
October 19, 1916 - November 3, 1916

These materials include correspondence regarding the income students made in the fiscal year 1915-1916 on the outing system, and the distinction between outing program income and income made through the industrial departments.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Enrolment of Non-American Citizens and Porto Ricans, Etc., in Indian Schools, 1916
November 29, 1916

In response to a question about whether students from Mexico could be admitted to the Carlisle Indian School, this memorandum is a compilation of information regarding the enrollment of individuals who are not American citizens, including individuals from Alaska, Puerto Rico (Porto Rico), and...

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Educational Competency of Graduates of 1917
April 28, 1917 - May 24, 1918

This material includes correspondence concerning Carlisle Indian School students considered for the graduating class of 1917. There are also documents concerning life updates from graduates such as Marion Paris and Frank Verigan.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Evelyn Schingler Competency Evaluation
June 28, 1917 - April 6, 1921

This material includes correspondence concerning the competency evaluation of 1917 graduate Evelyn Schingler. This includes letters and a photograph. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Photographs
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Lena Parker Competency Evaluation
June 28, 1917 - April 6, 1921

This material includes correspondence concerning the competency evaluation of 1917 graduate Lena Parker. This includes letters and a photograph. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Photographs
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Lyman Madison Competency Evaluation
June 27, 1917 - August 25, 1917

This material includes correspondence concerning 1917 graduate Lyman Madison. This includes letters, a photograph, and his memorandum. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Photographs
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Correspondence on Outing Guideline Wartime Exception
August 20, 1917 - September 25, 1917

This material includes correspondence regarding two students on the outing program on the farm of Jesse Webster. Webster is requesting an exception to a new outing program guideline that students return to the school for academic work in August, citing wartime government demands for more food...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Draft Registration for George W. Cushing
November 20, 1917 - December 6, 1917

This material includes correspondence between Superintendent John Francis Jr. and Commissioner of Indian Affairs E. B. Merritt concerning the draft registration of George W. Cushing, a student from Alaska. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Navy Enlistments 1917
November 22, 1917 - December 11, 1917

This material includes correspondence between Superintendent John Francis Jr. and Commissioner of Indian Affairs E. B. Merritt concerning students wishing to enlist in the Navy. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Complaint by Jerome Sultuska Against Wallace Denny
February 6, 1918 - March 27, 1918

This material includes correspondence regarding an incident where Jerome Sultuska had been accused of chewing tobacco. Sultuska complained of harsh discipline and racial insults at the hands of Disciplinarian Wallace Denny. Carlisle's Superintendent and the Commissioner of Indian Affairs both...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Andrew Cuellar's Return to Carlisle from the Army
March 15-29, 1918

This material includes correspondence between Superintendent John Francis Jr. and Assistant Commissioner E. B. Merritt concerning the return of Andrew Cuellar to Carlisle after attempted enlistment in the Army.

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

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