Allen, Edgar A.

Primary tabs

Displaying 1 - 25 of 169 records
Ida Johnson Student File

Student file of Ida Johnson, a member of the Wyandotte Nation, who entered the school on October 3, 1891 and departed on January 4, 1893. The file contains a student information card, a returned student survey, and a report after leaving. The file indicates Johnson attended the Fredonia Normal...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Response to Claims that John Miller Enrolled at Carlisle Fraudulently
May 19, 1898 - August 11, 1904

Response by Edgar A. Allen to claims by an anonymous individual alleging that John Miller (also addressed as William Miller) used fraud to enroll at the Carlisle Indian School. Also included are legal affidavits by Miller and John Pulcifer claiming their innocence.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Employ E. A. Allen as Assistant Superintendent
July 25, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt requests that Edgar A. Allen (here Eugene Allen) be authorized to fill the Assistant Superintendent position. Pratt discusses that having Allen as an Assistant Superintendent would allow him to counter the negative feelings generated by schools closer to reservations...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Recommendation for Allen Appointment to Take Effect October 1st
August 9, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt recommends that the Edgar A. Allen appointment take effect on October 1, 1901.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Acknowledges Approval of Assistant Superintendent Position
August 31, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that he has received their telegram authorizing the Assistant Superintendent position. Recommends Edgar A. Allen for the position.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Office Circular Regarding Transferring Students to Non-Reservation Schools
October 8, 1901 - October 23, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt replies to an Office of Indian Affairs Circular No. 54 regarding transferring pupils to non-reservation schools. Pratt also encloses a letter from Edgar A. Allen on the same subject.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statements of Changes in School Employees and Resignation, October 1901
October 9-29, 1901

Lt. Colonel Richard H. Pratt submits a report that lists new employees (Edgar A. Allen, Lulu C. Lewis, Chas. W. Yeager, H. M. Robertson, Samuel Miller, and William Mt. Pleasant), those who have left the school (Louie McDonald, Eugene Warren, Joseph Ruiz, Leo. Van der May, Sine Marie Van der May...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Criticism of Cochran Regarding Durability of Wagons
October 24, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding the criticism regarding wagons manufactured at the Carlisle Indian School. Pratt states that Cochran is known to misuse wagons causing them to breakdown quickly and requests that he ship the broken wagon back so it can...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Corrected Report of Irregular Employees, September 1901
October 29, 1901

Acting Superintendent Edgar A. Allen submits a corrected irregular employees report for September 1901. An explanatory cover letter is attached.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Allen Requests Inspector Visit to Dispose of Worn Out Property in November 1901
November 13, 1901

Edgar A. Allen informs the Office of Indian Affairs that the Carlisle Indian School is ready to have its worn out property examined by an inspector to pass judgement on its disposition. Allen requests this be done as soon as possible due to limited space.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
S. J. Novi's Application for Annual Leave of Absence
November 13, 1901

Acting Superintendent Edgar A. Allen forwards Clerk S. J. Novi's application for a 25 and a half-day annual leave of absence.  

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
List of Runaway Students in 1900 and 1901
November 15, 1901

Edgar A. Allen forwards a list of students who have runaway from the Carlisle Indian School to the Office of Indian Affairs as well as superintendents of non-reservation schools.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Create Two Additional Assistant Clerk Positions
November 19, 1901

Edgar A. Allen requests that two additional assistant clerks be authorized due to an increase in enrollment at the Carlisle Indian School. Allen requests that the positions be filled by two girls who have completed the school course.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Allen Recommends Ella Sturm or Nellie Orme for Moqui Position
November 20, 1901

Edgar A. Allen puts forth the names of Ella Sturm and Nellie Orme for a position of housekeeper at the Moqui School in Oraibi, Arizona.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Bills of Lading for Four Shipments
November 20, 1901

Acting Carlisle Indian School Superintendent Edgar Allen informs the Commissioner of Indian Affairs that four bills of lading were issued for shipments from the school to Minnesota, New York City, and Chicago during the current fiscal year.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
D. E. Miller's Application for Annual Leave of Absence
November 20, 1901

Acting Superintendent Edgar A. Allen forwards Assistant Clerk D. E. Miller's application for a 30-day annual leave of absence.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report on Anne S. Ely's Leave of Absence
November 26, 1901

Acting Superintendent Edgar A. Allen forwards report on Outing Agent Anne S. Ely's leave of absence.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
List of New York Indians at Carlisle Eligible for Appropriation
November 29, 1901

Edgar A. Allen forwards a list of New York students at the Carlisle Indian School who are eligible to receive money appropriated by Congress for New York Indians.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Joseph N. Jordan's Application for Annual Leave of Absence
December 4, 1901

Acting Superintendent Edgar A. Allen forwards Fireman Joseph N. Jordan's request for a 15-day annual leave of absence.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Correspondence Regarding the Request to Return Lucy and Henry Sampson
January 22, 1902 - February 17, 1902

Correspondence regarding the request of Mary Sampson for the return of her children Lucy and Henry Sampson from the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Newspapers and Magazines
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Additional Letter Regarding Request to Return Henry Sampson
January 25, 1902 - February 20, 1902

Edgar A. Allen returns an additional letter regarding the return of Henry Sampson to his home.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Employment from Ida E. Wheelock
February 8-10, 1902

Edgar A. Allen recommends that Ida E. Wheelock, a member of Carlisle's Class of 1902, be appointed as an assistant matron in the Indian Service. Allen forwards Wheelock's application to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs and endorses her in his cover letter.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Allen Provides Recommendation for Annie Lewis
February 11, 1902

Edgar A. Allen recommends Annie Lewis for a housekeeper position in a day school in the Indian Service. Allen notes that if Mrs. Dagnette accepts a position at one of the day schools in New Mexico he recommends placing Lewis with her.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Allen Responds to Request to Return Ida and Thomas Griffin
February 11, 1902 - March 18, 1902

Edgar A. Allen responds to the Office of Indian Affairs by providing correspondence regarding the request of R. V. Griffin for the return of his two children Ida and Thomas Griffin.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Allen Responds to Request to Return Henry Lives
February 14, 1902 - March 3, 1902

Edgar A. Allen responds to a letter from the Office of Indian Affairs addressing a letter from Rev. David M. Wynkoop regarding a request to return Henry Lives.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Pages

Subscribe to Allen, Edgar A.