William C. Shambaugh Congressional Testimony, 1914

February 7, 1914

The typed transcript of William C. Shambaugh's testimony before the Joint Commission to Investigate Indian Affairs. At the time he was working as the blacksmith at the school.

In his testimony Shambaugh echoes other industrial instructors and says that few of his students stay long enough to effectively learn the trade. He also complains that the school does not provide him housing or give him a raise.

In the published version of this testimony Shambaugh's section begins on page 1207.


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