Eligible Candidates for Assistant Matron Position

June 22-23, 1900

John B. Harlow, the Commissioner of the Civil Service Commission, forwards to the Secretary of the Interior a list of three women (Lida C. Sabin, Elvira S. Lemmon, Florence E. Hunnewell) who are eligible to fill the vacant assistant matron position at the Carlisle Indian School. The assistant matron must be a single woman over 30 years old. The list includes the candidates' names, addresses, and their civil service exam grades. Acting Secretary Thomas Ryan refers the list to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs.

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National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Entry 91, box 1800, 1900-#30091
Eligible Candidates for Assistant Matron Position