Montreville Yuda Congressional Testimony, 1914

February 6, 1914

The typed transcript of Montreville Yuda's testimony before the Joint Commission to Investigate Indian Affairs. At the time Yuda was working in Chambersburg, having enrolled at Carlisle in September 8, 1908 and been discharged from the school under uncertain circumstances on May 19, 1913.

Yuda first testifies regarding the circumstances which led to his expulsion (including bringing a petition to the Assistant Secretary of the Interior regarding the conditions at the school) then he narrates Superintendent Friedman's continued efforts to prevent him from holding a job in the Carlisle area.

In the published form of this testimony Yuda's section begins on page 1016.


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National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, CCF Entry 121, #10144-1914-Carlisle-154
First page of typed transcript of Yuda's testimony