Carlisle Indian School Superintendent John Francis Jr. informs the Commissioner of Indian Affairs that he is sending Disciplinarian Mr. Duran to Oklahoma to recruit Osage students, who will pay their own transportation fees and tuition. Francis Jr. requests authority to send Agriculture Teacher Leo Marks to Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Sioux country to recruit students and to learn about the farming conditions. Assistant Commissioner E. B. Meritt grants permission.
August 20-31, 1917
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, CCF Entry 121, #79579-1917-Carlisle-820