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Notice of Illness of Antoine Petite
April 1-14, 1913

This document contains correspondence concerning the appendicitis case of Antoine Petite.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Notice of Illness of Carrie Dunbar
December 11-12, 1912

This document contains correspondence concerning Carrie Dunbar's case of appendicitis. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Notice of Illness of George Swanson
October 18- 27, 1917

This document contains correspondence concerning the illness of George Swanson with smallpox. Quarantines were placed on the hospital and the school by the Pennsylvania Department of Health and by County Health Inspector Dr. Harvey B. Bashore, respectively.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Notice of Illness of Josephine Warren
April 11-14, 1913

This document contains correspondence concerning the appendicitis case of Josephine Warren. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Notice of Illness of Mollie Mantell
January 8-10, 1913

This document contains correspondence concerning the appendicitis case of Mollie Mantell. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Notice of Illness of Nora Buffalo
August 22, 1917

This document contains a letter concerning the appendicitis case of Nora Buffalo.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Notice of Illness of Sarah Parkhurst
August 26, 1914

This document contains corresponence concerning the appendicitis case of Sarah Parkhurst. This includes a medical bill. 

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Notice of Illness of Two Students and Death of James Pawnee Leggins
April 29, 1912 - June 10, 1912

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Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Notice of Outbreak of Measles Among Students
March 26, 1881

Richard Henry Pratt writes to inform the Commissioner of Indian Affairs of an outbreak of measles among the students of a mild type. He notes that as of March 26, 1881 their were fifty-four cases in bed.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Notice of Scarlett Fever Outbreak at Carlisle Indian School
May 2, 1881

Richard Henry Pratt reports that a Scarlett Fever outbreak as occurred at the Carlisle Indian School. Pratt notes that there has been an outbreak in the borough of Carlisle for the past three months during which he has instituted a quarantine for the last two months including removing his...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Notice of Sending Curtis and Roman Nose Home
March 24, 1881

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Commissioner of Indian Affairs that he has sent Curtis home with Roman Nose as a guardian rather than wait for Bear's Heart to accompany the student home due to Curtis' health. Roman Nose was requested to return home by the Indian Agent L. J. Miles.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Permission Sought to Return Sick Children Home in April 1882
April 5, 1882

Richard Henry Pratt requests action on an earlier letter requesting permission to return four students home to the Pine Ridge Agency due to ill health.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Permission to Return Two Sioux Students Home
January 29, 1881

Richard Henry Pratt recommends returning two students from the Sioux Nation. The first is Lawrence due to ill health and the second is Philip Good Voice due to a request from his father and his current home sickness which may lead to poor health in the future.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Physicians Report on Cheyenne, Arapaho, and Pueblo Students
February 9, 1881 - February 17, 1881

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a report from the Carlisle School physician C. H. Hepburn on the health of students recently arrived from the Cheyenne, Arapaho, and Pueblo Nations to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Physicians Report on Newly Arrived Osage Students
February 28, 1881

Richard Henry Pratt forwards the report of school physican C. H. Hepburn on the health of the newly arrived students from the Osage Nation. Pratt notes that the students are quite satisfactory with the exception that are too few girls.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Physicians Report on Newly Arrived Students from the Shoshone Agency
March 14, 1881

C. H. Hepburn, the Carlisle School Physican, reports on the general good health of the newly arrived students from the Shoshone Agency in the Wyoming Territory. He notes one student has scarring associated with scrofula but has no current enlarged lymph nodes and is presently healthy.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Postponement of Trip to Washington Due to Injury of Mrs. Friedman
May 15, 1909

These materials include a telegram from Superintedent Moses Friedman to the Acting Commissioner of Indian Affairs, informing him that his trip to Washington must be postponed due to Mrs. Friedman fracturing her hip.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests Additional Funds to Purchase Food for Ill Children
February 19, 1881

Richard Henry Pratt seeks additional funding to purchase food to meet the requirements outlined by the school surgeon for ill children including butter, milk, and eggs.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Progress Report of Students at Mont Alto Sanitarium
November 23, 1911 - December 28, 1911

This document contains correspondence concerning the conditions and progress of Carlisle students who had been sent to the Monto Alto Sanitarium in Pennsylvania for tuberculosis treatment. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Recommended Changes to School Policies and Staff
March 8, 1915 - May 11, 1915

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
Regulations and Circulars for the Carlisle Indian School, 1911
July 19, 1911 - August 2, 1911

These materials include correspondence and pamphlets related to circular orders and regulations in force at the Carlisle Indian School under Superintendent Moses Friedman. Friedman forwarded the documents to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs for approval. The forwarded documents include a blank...

Format: Books and Pamphlets, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report of Eye Examinations and Treatment by Dr. Daniel White
January 22, 1912 - April 26, 1912

This document contains reports and correspondence about eye examinations of Carlisle's students, performed in 1912. Included are statistics and lists of students in need of specific eye treatments, as well as recommendations on preventing further eye infections from spreading through the school...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report of Return Home of Six Tubercular Students to Pine Ridge
July 26, 1916 - December 1, 1916

This document contains correspondence requesting the return home of six students from the Pine Ridge Agency who were diagnosed with tuberculosis.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report on Condition of James Walker
February 18-23, 1916

This document contains correspondence inquiring about former student James Walker, including reports from Carlisle's superintendent and outing agent. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Newspapers and Magazines
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report on Mont Alto Sanitarium Student-Patients
January 22-25, 1912

These materials includes correspondence regarding students who were sent to the Mount Alto Sanitarium in Pennsylvania to recover from tuberculosis.

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

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