Emma H. Foster Congressional Testimony, 1914

February 7, 1914

The typed transcript of Emma H. Foster's testimony before the Joint Commission to Investigate Indian Affairs. At the time she worked as a teacher at Carlisle.

In her testimony Foster explains what she thinks is the cause of the friction between the students and school administration. She also answers questions about the use of corporal punishment and the quality of food supplied by the school.

In the published version of this testimony Foster's section begins on page 1219.


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