Conser, Frank M.

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Edward Eagle Elk Letter Referenced
July 29, 1908

These materials contain a reference to a letter from Edward Eagle Elk about visiting his home.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Inquiry into Carlisle Pupils from the Five Tribes
July 30, 1908 - January 22, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding a request for information on pupils from the "Five Civilized Tribes" (Cherokee, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Creek, and Seminole Nations) enrolled at the Carlisle Indian School.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Exchange of Carlisle Teacher and Phoenix Indian School Teacher
August 7-21, 1908

Carlisle Indian School teacher Frances R. Scales' requests to exchange her teaching position at Carlisle with that of Phoenix Indian School teacher Katherine C. Bingley. Commissioner of Indian Affairs F. E. Leupp orders Scales to report to Phoenix and Bingley to report to Carlisle on September 1st, 1908.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Release by Emma Webster
August 11, 1908 - October 1, 1908

These materials include correspondence regarding a request to release Emma Webster from her term of enrollment at the Carlisle Indian School. Webster was discharged following her employment as assistant cook at the Lac du Flambeau School.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Map with Reservations
August 19-21, 1908

Superintendent Moses Friedman requests official maps and literature regarding Indian reservation boundaries since Education Circular No. 217 requires the school to determine if incoming students live on reservations. Office of Indian Affairs Chief Clerk F. M. Conser informs Friedman that the Commissioner of Indian Affairs' Annual Report of 1907…

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Bill Submitted against a Printer at the Carlisle Indian School
August 20, 1908

Chief Clerk of the Department of the Interior F. M. Conser informs the Superintendent of the Carlisle Indian School that W. A. Adams sent him a $5 bill against K. W. Baker, a former printer at the school. The Chief Clerk informs the Superintendent that, because Adams is no longer employed by the Indian Office, he has no control over the bill.…

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Recommendation for Dining Room Matron
August 24, 1908

Clara Marshbank of the Young Women's Christian Association recommends "a good woman" to fill the Dining Room Matron vacancy at the Carlisle Indian School, but Chief Clerk Frank Conser informs Marshbank that the vacancy is only open to women who have passed the Civil Service exam.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Clarification for October 1908 Attendance Report
October 22 - November 2, 1908

These materials include correspondence regarding mistakes on the attendance report. The report indicated certain students were over the age of enrollment and the Office of Indian Affairs sought clarification on their enrollment.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Question about receipt of Tinned Goods
October 26, 1908

Office of Indian Affairs Chief Clerk F. M. Conser asks the Carlisle Indian School if they received the tinned goods from their contract.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Forwarding of Construction Report to Dr. Joseph Murphy
November 28 - December 8, 1908

These materials include a request from Dr. Joseph Murphy, Medical Supervisor of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, to review a construction report of the Carlisle Indian School from 1905. The report was forwarded to Dr. Murphy.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Return Franklin Pierce
December 28, 1908 - January 14, 1909

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request by Lyman Pierce to have his son Franklin Pierce returned to his home from Carlisle. The request was made for Lyman Pierce by George T. Jimerson.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Notice of Death of Mary Kinninook
December 29, 1908 - January 9, 1909

These materials include correspondence reporting the death of Mary Kinninook. Further information is given on the burial of Kinninook at the school cemetery.

 

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Return of Funds Allocated to Transport Students to Carlisle
January 15 - May 14, 1909

Carlisle Superintendent Moses Friedman asks the Commissioner of Indian Affairs for the exact amount of money used from the support fund of the "Indian School, Carlisle, Pa. 1909" account to transport pupils to Carlisle from July 1 - December 31, 1908.

Chief Clerk F. M. Conser states that Indian agents and superintendents used $12,194.17…

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Excerpt from Health Inspection Report of Dr. Joseph A. Murphy for February 1909
February 5-24, 1909

These materials include an excerpt of Dr. Joseph A. Murphy's health inspection report on the Carlisle Indian School from February 1909, as well as a letter from Chief Clerk of the Bureau of Indian Affairs Frank M. Conser to Dr. Murphy asking when they can expect to receive the full report. Included in the excerpt is a discussion of tuberculosis…

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Letters/Correspondence, Reports
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National Archives and Records Administration
Student Products for Exhibition in Quito, Ecuador
February 8, 1909 - May 13, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding student-produced artwork and articles sent for an exhibition in Quito, Ecuador. Products from Carlisle were provided for the exhibit; the correspondence discusses what items were provided as well as the production and retail prices for the articles.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment of Daniel Magee
August 24, 1909 - November 13, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from Daniel Magee to enter the Carlisle Indian School. Magee's request was denied when he indicated he would not pay his own transportation to Carlisle.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment of Daughter of Hattie Williams
July 15-25, 1910

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from Hattie Williams to enroll her daughter at the Carlisle Indian School. The Indian Office replied that Williams should consider applying to the Sherman Institute in Riverside, California.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Complaints Regarding the Process of Indian School Employee Transfers
March 12, 1912 - December 16, 1912

Superintendent Moses Friedman tells the Commissioner of Indian Affairs that he believes that Indian school superintendents should not offer positions to other schools' employees and then revoke their offers after the employees accept. Friedman forwards correspondence in which this happened to two of his employees, Frank J. Veith and Frances M.…

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Transfer of Bettie and Jettie Eades
April 4, 1912 - June 29, 1912

These materials contain correspondence regarding the transfer of Bessie and Jettie Eades from the Sherman Indian School to Carlisle.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Bureau Policies for Vocational Course in Nursing
September 9, 1916 - January 22, 1918

This document contains correspondence about new policies encouraging vocational nursing training for female students in Indian schools. Included is an extensive pamplet from the professional nursing training program at Fort Dearborn Hospital, Circular letters ordering the transfer of all students interested in nursing training to the Carlisle…

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Letters/Correspondence, Photographs
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National Archives and Records Administration
Closure of the Carlisle Indian School
July 9, 1918 - February 14, 1940

These materials include correspondence, official records, and other documents related to the closure of the Carlisle Indian School in 1918. Discussed topics include the transfer of the land from the Department of the Interior to the Department of War, the transfer of property to other Indian schools, and the discharge and transfer of students…

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Financial Documents, Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence, Maps, Reports
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National Archives and Records Administration