Request to Enroll Mexican Students

Request to Enroll Mexican Students
Date: 
December 31, 1916 - January 10, 1917

These materials include correspondence regarding the education of Mexican students at the Carlisle Indian School. Commissioner Sells' responds that Carlisle is not academically advanced but meant to train students in industrial arts. Further authority from Congress would have to made to have students from Mexico attend Carlisle. Also includes a newspaper clipping from the Philadelphia Public Ledger.

Time Period: 
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Repository: 
National Archives and Records Administration
Location: 
RG 75, CCF Entry 121, #27329-1917-Carlisle-820