1907

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Personnel File of William A. Mercer, Superintendent
February 25, 1903 - March 27, 1909

Personnel file of William A. Mercer, who served as the Superintendent of the Carlisle Indian School from July 1, 1904 to February 1, 1908. Before coming to Carlisle, Mercer was Captain of the Seventh United States Cavalry, and was also considered to become Superintendent of the Carlisle Indian...

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Construction Inspection Report of John Charles for March 1905
March 11, 1905 - January 2, 1909

These materials include correspondence and a report regarding construction, buildings, and grounds at the Carlisle Indian School, performed in 1905 by John Charles. Medical Supervisor Dr. Joseph A. Murphy requested the report in 1908, and returned it to the Bureau office in 1909.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Funds, First Quarter 1907
August, 1906

Estimate of funds for the first quarter of 1907 amounting to $1,134.85 for returning students to their homes in Alaska.

Format: Financial Documents
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Funds, First Quarter 1907
October 10, 1906

Estimate of funds for the first quarter of 1907 amounting to $77.30 for transportation of Alaskan student to their home. An explanatory cover letter is attached.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Funds, Second Quarter 1907
October 16, 1906

Estimate of funds for the second quarter of 1907 amounting to $107.98 to return Indian pupils to their homes in Alaska.

Format: Financial Documents
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Special Estimate of Funds, Second Quarter 1907
December 11, 1906

W. A. Mercer submits a "Special" Estimate of Funds form for the second quarter of 1907 for returning students to their home in Alaska. The amount of estimate is missing.

Format: Financial Documents
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Quarterly Sanitary Report of Diseases and Injuries, December 1906
January 1907

F. Shoemaker, the school physician, compiles the sanitary report for the quarter ending on December 31, 1906.

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Funds, Third Quarter 1907
February 11, 1907

Estimate of funds for the third quarter of 1907 amounting to $25,465.83 for support of the school, returning students home to Alaska, and moneys proceeds of labor, $14,000.00 of which is for regular employee pay.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statement of Changes in School Employees and Employee Oath, March 1907
March 5-15, 1907

Captain Richard H. Pratt submits a report that lists new employees (Elizabeth Sloan) as well as those who have left the school (Wilson Charles). These reports include personal information about those being hired as well as reasons for departure for those leaving. Pratt also forwards Sloan's oath...

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Quarterly Sanitary Report of Diseases and Injuries, March 1907
April 1907

F. Shoemaker, the school physician, compiles the sanitary report for the quarter ending on March 31, 1907.

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Semi-Annual Efficiency Report of Employees, April 1907
April 1, 1907

William A. Mercer compiles a report with remarks regarding employees' efficiency, conduct, behavior, dress, health, attitude towards children, and notes on any special skills. The report also lists employees' salaries and position titles.

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Funds, Fourth Quarter 1907
May 1, 1907

Estimate of funds for the fourth quarter of 1907 amounting to $16,327.36 for the contruction of a physician's cottage, support of Indians in Arizona and New Mexico, and miscellaneous receipts and $13,135.62 for general support of the school.

Format: Financial Documents
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Special Estimate of Funds, Fourth Quarter 1907
June 12, 1907

W. A. Mercer submits a "Special" Estimate of Funds form for $2,315.83 for the construction of a cottage for the school physician and the proceeds from a sale of harnesses.

Format: Financial Documents
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Appointments for Assistant Laundress and Assistant Carpenter Positions
July 13, 1907 - November 18, 1907

These materials include correspondence regarding the appointment of permanent employees for two open Assistant Laundress positions and one open Assistant Carpenter position.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Appointment of Dora S. Lecrone as Teacher
August 20-22, 1907

These materials include correspondence regarding the appointment of Dora S. Lecrone as a Teacher at the Carlisle Indian School and the possible reinstatement of Barbara S. McHargue in that same position.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Acceptance of Appointment of Dora S. Lecrone as Teacher
August 21-23, 1907

These materials include correspondence regarding Dora S. Lecrone's acceptance of her appointment as teacher at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment of Thomas Foster
August 23, 1907 - September 4, 1907

This document contains correspondence concerning a request to enroll Thomas Foster, from Alaska, at the Carlisle Indian School. Foster's enrollment was approved on the condition that his family pay for his transportation to and from the school. Foster's brother John, who worked for the...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Oath of Office by Dora Lecrone
August 26, 1907

Dora Lecrone, who is planning to work at Carlisle, forwards her oath of office to the Civil Service Commission in Washington DC.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Return Home of John Waterman
August 27, 1907- October 9, 1907

This document contains correspondence concerning the return home of John Waterman. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Rumor of Closure of Carlisle Indian School
August 28, 1907

This letter contains a question from Redfield Proctor, a Senator from Vermont, to Commissioner of Indian Affairs James R. Garfield asking about the validity of a rumor that the Carlisle Indian School will be closed.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Transfer of Students from Fort Lapwai to Carlisle
August 29, 1907 - September 17, 1907

These materials include correspondence regarding the transfer of twenty-five students from the Fort Lapwai Training School to the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Correspondence About Lyman Madison's Citizenship and the Discontinuance of the Carlisle Indian School
August 30, 1907 - March 12, 1918

This material includes correspondence concerning the senate deferral towards the discontinuation of the Carlisle Indian School, as well as a letter from graduate Lyman Madison inquiring about his citizenship. 

A note in the file suggests that one of these records was incorrectly filed...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Reimbursement for Lost Articles for the Jamestown Exposition
September 4-13, 1907

These materials include correspondence regarding a refund for articles lost during transit from the Jamestown Exposition to the Carlisle Indian School. The articles were owned by Carlisle and the government, and so the reimbusement was issued to the school's credit.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Appointment of William Stimpel as Disciplinarian
September 6, 1907 - December 19, 1907

These materials include correspondence, legal documents, and an Executive Order regarding the appointment of William Stimpel as Disciplinarian for the Large Boys Quarters of the Carlisle Indian School. The position had been temporarily filled by numerous teachers and recent graduates without...

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Return Home of Nicodemus Billy
September 6-19, 1907

This document contains correspondence concerning the return home of Nicodemus Billy. 

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

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