Report of Abuse Towards Students in Discipline

Report of Abuse Towards Students in Discipline
Date: 
December 2, 1892 - December 3, 1892

Adela Rankin writes to Theodore Roosevelt (serving on the Civil Service Commission at that time) in regards to claims of abuse of students at the Carlisle Indian School. As a result of her attempting to bring these claims to light, she was dismissed by Pratt from her temporary position teaching elocution and oratory. Transcript included.

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Repository: 
National Archives and Records Administration
Location: 
RG 75, Entry 91, box 947, 1893-#3365