1909

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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
Condemnation of Unserviceable Property, 1908-1909
May 2, 1908 - December 7, 1909

These materials include correspondence arranging multiple inspections of unserviceable property at the Carlisle Indian School for possible condemnation and removal.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Return of Richmond Martin and Discontinuance of Enrollment of Pupils from New York State
May 12, 1908 - May 12, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding the return home of Richmond Martin to New York. The documents also discuss in detail new Bureau of Indian Affairs policies related to the discontinued enrollment of pupils from New York State as well as pupils of a young age.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Students' Participation in Historical Pageant
June 30, 1908 - June 14, 1912

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from Ellis Oberholtzer to have 70 students from the Carlisle Indian School participate in an historical pageant celebrating the 225th anniversary of the founding of the city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Further correspondence...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Inquiry into Carlisle Pupils from the Five Tribes
July 30, 1908 - January 22, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding a request for information on pupils from the "Five Civilized Tribes" (Cherokee, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Creek, and Seminole Nations) enrolled at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Policy Regarding Abandoned Monies
December 16, 1908 - January 22, 1909

These materials include an inquiry from the Carlisle Indian School regarding the request of two students, Bert Miller and George Day, to refund monies due to them but transferred to the school's Emergency Fund. A clarification from the Bureau of Indian Affairs, including their policy on the...

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Return Home of Nelson Bartlett
December 22, 1908 - January 22, 1909

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request to return home Nelson Bartlett.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Return Franklin Pierce
December 28, 1908 - January 14, 1909

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request by Lyman Pierce to have his son Franklin Pierce returned to his home from Carlisle. The request was made for Lyman Pierce by George T. Jimerson.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Christmas Festivities 1908
December 29, 1908 - September 26, 1910

These materials include correspondence regarding the Christmas festivities of 1908. The festivities included a lantern slide and moving picture film presentation of Hiawatha, various receptions, tree decorating, and entertainment.

Also included is a financial authority request...

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Notice of Death of Mary Kinninook
December 29, 1908 - January 9, 1909

These materials include correspondence reporting the death of Mary Kinninook. Further information is given on the burial of Kinninook at the school cemetery.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Return Paul Kinninook
January 21 - 23, 1909

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request to return Paul Kinninook to his home from Carlisle.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Continued Enrollment of Albert Exendine
January 28, 1909 - February 9, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding the dropping of Albert Exendine from the rolls of the Carlisle Indian School. Exendine asked to be kept on the rolls until he completed his present term at Conway Hall. Exendine's request was accepted.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Funds to Return Runaway Pupils
February 1, 1909

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request by the Superintendent to spend money to return runaway pupils.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Funds by William Newashe
February 4- 27, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding the enrollment and return of funds of William Newashe.

Note: In this file, the student is referred to as William Newashe and William W. Washe.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Excerpt from Health Inspection Report of Dr. Joseph A. Murphy for February 1909
February 5-24, 1909

These materials include an excerpt of Dr. Joseph A. Murphy's health inspection report on the Carlisle Indian School from February 1909, as well as a letter from Chief Clerk of the Bureau of Indian Affairs Frank M. Conser to Dr. Murphy asking when they can expect to receive the full report....

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
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
Student Products for Exhibition in Quito, Ecuador
February 8, 1909 - May 13, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding student-produced artwork and articles sent for an exhibition in Quito, Ecuador. Products from Carlisle were provided for the exhibit; the correspondence discusses what items were provided as well as the production and retail prices for the...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Return George Dailey
February 9 - 15, 1909

These materials contain correspondence regarding the return of George Dailey to his home in Laguna, New Mexico from Carlisle.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Return Lizzie Rowland
February 11 - 16, 1909

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request to return Lizzie Rowland to her home in Forsythe, Montana from Carlisle.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Enrollment of David Redthunder and Scholarship for Isaac Quinn
February 18, 1909 - September 2, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding a scholarship at the Pennsylvania Museum and School of Industrial Art in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Isaac Quinn was recommended for this scholarship by Angel DeCora Dietz. Additional correspondence regarding the enrollment of David Redthunder as...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Tuberculosis Investigation by Joseph Murphy for February 1909
February 19, 1909

This material includes a forwarded press copy report detailing the findings of Medical Supervisor Joseph A. Murphy's investigation of tuberculosis at the Carlisle Indian School in 1909. This report includes a list of pupils diagnosed with tuberculosis and recommended to be sent home.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Discussion of Guy Cooley and Messenger Position Vacancy
February 24, 1909 - April 5, 1909

This material includes correspondence between Superintendent Moses Friedman and Commisioner of Indian Affairs R. G. Valentine concerning the messenger vacancy that former student Guy Cooley left beind, as well as some unsettled financial matters pertaining to Cooley. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Daughters of Joseph R. Brown to Visit Washington D.C.
February 24-25, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from Joseph R. Brown to have his two daughters attending the Carlisle Indian School to visit him in Washington D.C.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment of Children of Louis White Moon
May 10-19, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Louis White Moon to have his two daughters enrolled at the Carlisle Indian School. White Moon's request was denied due to the age of his children and the fact that their homes were in the State of New York.

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

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