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Anonymous Complaint Against Guardhouse Conditions
September 28, 1911 - October 16, 1911

This document contains correspondence regarding an anonymous letter that was sent complaining of the conditions at the guardhouse, the hospital, and the school farm. The complaint discusses the treatment of Wesley Two Moons, who later dies at the school.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Applications for Indian Service Appointment for Former Students
April 21-25, 1911

This material includes correspondence between Superintendent Moses Friedman and Assistant Commissioner C. F. Hauke concerning the appointment of former students to the Indian Service. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Arrest of Alleged Former Student for Counterfeiting
May 13, 1911 - June 13, 1911

These materials include correspondence and a newspaper clipping concerning the arrest of alleged former student Charles E. Brown on the charges of counterfeiting. Superintendent Moses Friedman states that a student by that name never attended the Carlisle Indian School, and that his story is...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Newspapers and Magazines
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Complaint Made by Thomas Antiste
June 26, 1911 - August 22, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding a complaint made by Thomas Antiste that an employee of the Flathead School was attempting to force his daughter to enter the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Complaint of Anna Bebeaux Regarding Hospital Conditions
November 18, 1910 - January 14, 1911

This material includes a complaint made by student Anna Bebeaux concerning poor conditions at the school hospital, and the results of an investigation into the matter by the Bureau of Indian Affairs.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Condemnation and Sale of Unserviceable Property, 1911
February 14, 1911 - March 8, 1911

These materials include correspondence, a list of supplies, and a survey regarding unserviceable property at the Carlisle Indian School. Some of the condemned materials were approved for sale on the open market.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Correspondence About The World In Boston Exhibition
May 6, 1911- May 27, 1911

This material includes correspondence between Superintendent Moses Friedman and the Commissioner of Indian Affairs concerning "The World in Boston" exhibit. Five Carlisle students, including four men and one woman, took part in the weeks-long exhibit. The correspondence includes a letter of...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Correspondence Regarding Nancy Connor Leave Request
December 5, 1910 - July 11, 1911

This material includes correspondence regarding Nancy Connor and a request by father to have her depart from the Carlisle due to mother's health.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Correspondence Regarding Nehemiah Madison's Funds
March 3, 1911 - April 11, 1911

This material includes correspondence regarding the funds belonging to Nehemiah Madison on deposit at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Departure of Jerome Kennerly
March 4, 1911 - April 4, 1911

These materials contain correspondence regarding various matters surrounding the departure of Jerome Kennerly from the school including his status, funds held by the school, and his return to his home in Montana.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Federal Enrollment Policy Changes Regarding Public Schools
April 14-20, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding the enrollment of students at the Carlisle Indian School. Commissioner of Indian Affairs R. G. Valentine directed Superintendent Moses Friedman to only accept students who had no access to public schools. Further emphasis was noted that students...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Finance Accounts of Amy Cornelius
July 29, 1911 - August 10, 1911

This material includes correspondence between The Merchants National Bank and the Office of Indian Affairs concerning the financial accounts of Amy Cornelius.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Grade-Level Restrictions for Enrolled Pupils
April 14, 1911 - July 14, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding an order from R. G. Valentine, Commissioner of Indian Affairs, to accept no students not able to enter the third grade. Superintendent Moses Friedman, of the Carlisle Indian School, objected to the plan claiming the present age restrictions were...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Information on Students from the Five Civilized Tribes
December 16, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding the enrollment of students from the Five Civilized Tribes. Anna Melton inquired about the expenses she had incurred and various discrepancies in how students are charged.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Inquiry into Arrival of Stella Ellis and Ruth Moore
November 27, 1911 - December 2, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding an inquiry into the arrival of Stella Ellis and Ruth Moore at Carlisle. Both students arrived shortly thereafter.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Inquiry into Exclusion of Charles Geck
June 24, 1911 - July 29, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding an inquiry into the exclusion of Charles Geck from the Carlisle Indian School. Geck was released from the school as a result that he had access to public schools near his home in Oklahoma.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Inquiry into Exclusion of Willard Comstock
June 29, 1911 - August 2, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding an inquiry into the exclusion of Willard Comstock from the Carlisle Indian School due to his heritage and family's wealth.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Inquiry into Return Expense of Thomas Rowland
November 7-8, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding an inquiry into whether the Government should pay for the return home of Thomas Rowland.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Inspection Report of James McLaughlin for November 1910
November 3, 1910 - July 13, 1911

This material includes correspondence concerning a November 1910 inspection of Carlisle by James McLaughlin. This includes information concerning the guard house, a list of runaway students, and an investigation into the administrative affairs at the school. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Inspection Report on Record Keeping at the Carlisle Indian School
February 20, 1911 - October 6, 1911

These materials include correspondence and reports on the record keeping system for student files at the Carlisle Indian School. Supervisor of Indian Schools Charles F. Pierce was critical of the decentralized nature of the student file records. Pierce recommended that Nellie Robertson Denny, a...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Investigation Into Enrollment Eligibility of Mescelero Agency Students
May 6, 1911 - October 4, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding students from Bent, New Mexico whose eligibility to attend Carlisle was questioned by Charles F. Pierce, Supervisor of Indian Schools. Pierce claimed the students had access to public schools and should be ineligible to receive an education at a...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Maxie Luce Engineer Examination
December 12, 1911 - January 6, 1912

This material includes information regarding a noncompetitive engineer examination for Maxie Luce.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Notice of Arrival of Stella Ellis and Ruth Moore
November 29, 1911

These materials include correspondence regarding the arrival of Stella Ellis and Ruth Moore at the Carlisle Indian School. They request that a representative of the school meet them at the train station.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Notice of Death of Amy Cornelius
May 10-18, 1911

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Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Notice of Death of Wesley Two Moons
October 13, 1911

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

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