This material includes an inquiry into the alleged physical assault of Sarah Boyd by matron Matilda G. Ewing. Boyd claimed that she was pushed down a flight of stairs by Ewing, resulting in a back injury. The materials include an interview transcript with Boyd, letters from witnesses, and Boyd's recanting of her accusation.
Knight, Ira L.
January 25, 1917 - February 10, 1917
Interviews and Oral Histories, Letters/Correspondence
National Archives and Records Administration