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The Indian Helper (Vol. 4, No. 18)
December 14, 1888

The first page opened with a poem titled “How To Make Up,” followed by an article reprinted from The Sabbath School Visitor titled “Playthings of the Indian Children.” Next came a letter from Nancy Cornelius (Oneida) titled “Items of Interest From Nancy Cornelius,” which was sent from the...

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
The Indian Helper (Vol. 4, No. 8)
October 5, 1888

The first page opened with a poem “The Two Words,” followed by Lucy Jordan’s letter to the Man-On-The-Band-Stand titled “Carlisle A Bright Picture” in which she mused about her days’ past at Carlisle and life at home on the Stockbridge Reservation. Next came “A Budget of News from Eliza Bell” (...

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
The Indian Helper (Vol. 5, No. 8)
October 11, 1889

The first page opened with a poem by Bayard Taylor with the first line "Learn to live, and live to learn” followed by the fourth installment of the series titled “How An Indian Girl Might Tell Her Own Story if She Had the Chance: All Founded on Actual Observations of the Man-on-the-band-stand’s...

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Unidentified female student #20, c.1895

Studio portrait of an unidentified female student wearing a nurse's uniform. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Various Books Requested for Nursing Training and Hospital
October 20, 1891

Richard Henry Pratt requests various books to be used to train students in nursing as well as for the use of the school hospital.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for M. S. Barr to attend Summer School in Boston and Annual Leave
May 22, 1900

Richard H. Pratt forwards M. S. Barr's request to attend summer school in Boston, Massachusetts, as well as 30 days of leave. Barr works as a nurse.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Sara Pierre's Request for Leave of Absence to Attend Nursing School in Philadelphia
September 30, 1902

Richard Henry Pratt forwards Hospital Cook Sara Pierre's request for a 30-day leave of absence to attend nursing school in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Sara Pierre's Request for Unpaid Leave of Absence
December 1, 1902

Richard Henry Pratt requests that Sara Pierre be granted an additional 21-day leave of absence to attend nursing school in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Pierre works as a hospital cook. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
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
Martha Cornsilk Outing Case
June 16, 1908 - December 31, 1908

This material includes correspondence regarding Martha Cornsilk and her outing record in 1908. Specific information is given regarding Cornsilk's training as a nurse at the German Hospital in Brooklyn, New York, her experience after leaving New York, and being accepted into the Worcester City...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Carlisle Nurse Training Correspondence
August 9, 1910 - September 23, 1910

This material includes correspondence between Charles Dagenett and Superintendent Moses Friedman about establishing a nurse training program at Carlisle with additional training at various hospitals on the outing program.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request by Bertha Manatoua to Pursue Nursing Training
August 14, 1910 - September 16, 1910

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Bertha Manatoua to take up nursing training at the Carlisle Indian School without corresponding academic work. Due to her age, she required permission from the Commissioner of Indian Affairs. Permission was granted, pending approval...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Documents Concerning School Health, 1916
February 7, 1916 - December 31, 1916

These materials include correspondence, ledger pages, inspection reports, and government forms regarding multiple health topics connected to the Carlisle Indian School. Included is an Inspection Report of H. B. Peairs for February 1916, Physician's Semiannual Reports for the first and second...

Format: Ledgers, Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Bureau Policies for Vocational Course in Nursing
September 9, 1916 - January 22, 1918

This document contains correspondence about new policies encouraging vocational nursing training for female students in Indian schools. Included is an extensive pamplet from the professional nursing training program at Fort Dearborn Hospital, Circular letters ordering the transfer of all...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Photographs
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Nurse Training Program at German Hospital, New York
April 23, 1917- May 21, 1917

This document contains correspondence concerning a nursing program for female students at the German Hospital in Brooklyn, New York. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Photographs
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Inspection Report of Elsie E. Newton for January 1918
January 25, 1918 - February 16, 1918

These materials include correspondence and a report regarding Supervisor Elsie E. Newton's inspection of facilities and activities for female students at the Carlisle Indian School. Newton discusses topics including girls' dormitories, the school matron, the Domestic Science and Housekeeping...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Return Home of Daisy M. Chase
March 31, 1920 - April 30, 1920

These materials contain correspondence regarding the return of Daisy M. Chase to her home in Federal Dam, Minnesota following a nursing program in Massachusetts and an outing with Mary E. Way of Kennett Square, Pennsylvania. Way requests funds to cover Chase's travel costs.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Marie Garlow Course of Study
July 2 - 24, 1920

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request by the Maryland State Board of Examiners of Nurses for the course of study pursued by Marie Garlow while she was a student at Carlisle.

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