Larrabee, C. F.

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Recommendations to Filling Various Vacancies at Carlisle in July 1907
July 27, 1907 - August 9, 1907

William A. Mercer responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding various employee changes including the promotion of Lydia E. Kaup and Lydia M. Johnston as well as the appointment of Charles N. Willard. C. F. Larrabee responds by approving the recommendations requested by Mercer and suggesting the transfer of Emma C. Lovewell as…

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Reduce Salary of Boys Outing Agent
July 27, 1907 - August 1, 1907

William A. Mercer requests the salary of the Boys Outing Agent be reduced to $800 following the promotion of James E. Henderson due to his lack of experience. Following his request C. F. Larrabee recommends the change to the Secretary of the Interior.

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Letters/Correspondence
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Request for Zoa Hardin to be Appointed to Assistant Matron Position
August 1, 1907 - August 6, 1907

William A. Mercer recommends Zoa Hardin for the position of assistant matron at $300 at the Kickapoo School. Correspondence from the Office of Indian Affairs follows informing Hardin, Mercer, and the Superintendent of the Kickapoo School that Hardin has been appointed.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request in the Increase of the Salary of George Gottwerth as Fireman
August 1, 1907 - August 13, 1907

William A. Mercer requests an increase in the salary of George L. Gottwerth as a fireman. Mercer states that the other fireman positions will not require increases due to his plan to use unmarried men and Indians. The Office of Indian Affairs forwards the request to the Secretary of the Interior.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Return Home of John Waterman
August 27, 1907- October 9, 1907

This document contains correspondence concerning the return home of John Waterman. 

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Transfer of Students from Fort Lapwai to Carlisle
August 29, 1907 - September 17, 1907

These materials include correspondence regarding the transfer of twenty-five students from the Fort Lapwai Training School to the Carlisle Indian School.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Appointment of William Stimpel as Disciplinarian
September 6, 1907 - December 19, 1907

These materials include correspondence, legal documents, and an Executive Order regarding the appointment of William Stimpel as Disciplinarian for the Large Boys Quarters of the Carlisle Indian School. The position had been temporarily filled by numerous teachers and recent graduates without satisfaction, so Stimple was requested by…

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Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Return Home of Nicodemus Billy
September 6-19, 1907

This document contains correspondence concerning the return home of Nicodemus Billy. 

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Appointment of Clara M. Ellis as Temporary Teacher
September 13-19, 1907

These materials include correspondence regarding a teacher vacancy at the Carlisle Indian School. The position was filled temporarily by recent Carlisle graduate Edith Bartlett, until the application of Clara M. Ellis was received. Ellis, the daughter of the former Chief Clerk of the Office of Indian Affairs, was offered the position at…

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Delay of Final Payment for the Construction of the New Hospital
September 14, 1907 - September 20, 1907

Contractor and Builder Harry G. Brown requests the final payment from the Commissioner of Indian Affairs for building the brick hospital at the Carlisle Indian School.

Acting Commissioner C. F. Larrabee informs Brown that he hasn't received payment yet because Brown finished the project late. Larrabee needs to ask the Superintendent how…

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Appointment of William Austin as Assistant Carpenter
September 17, 1907

C. F. Larrabee informs William H. H. Austin that he has been appointed Assistant Carpenter at the Carlisle Indian School. Austin will be paid a salary of $720 per year.

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Complaint Made by Robert Charboneau
September 17, 1907 - January 1, 1908

These materials include correspondence and government documents regarding a complaint by Robert Charboneau that his daughter, Frances Charboneau, was taken to the Carlisle Indian School without his consent. Frances was returned to her home in Fort Totten, North Dakota after an inquiry into her enrollment showed that Robert Charboneau did not…

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Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Complaint of Two Moons
September 19 - October 31, 1907

This document contains correspondence concerning a complaint made from Two Moons stating that his son was taken to the Carlisle School without his consent. This also includes a list of additional students who were taken to the school without parental consent. 

Two Moons also complains that his son, George Two Moons, was ill and died…

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request by Joseph Mills to Enroll at Riverside Indian School
September 20 - October 3, 1907

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Joseph Mills to enroll at the Riverside Indian School in California after returning from Carlisle. The request was denied on account of Mills' health and a desire to have students remain at one Government School for the entirety of their academic training.

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Letters/Correspondence
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Sale of 30 Hogs and 20 Calves and Slaughter of 40 Hogs
September 20, 1907 - September 28, 1907

Carlisle Indian School Superintendent William A. Mercer requests to sell 30 hogs and 20 calves in the open market and to kill 40 hogs for the students to eat. Acting Commissioner of Indian Affairs C. F. Larrabee grants permission for all three requests.

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Appointment of Elsie Valley as Laundress at Kaw Indian School
September 21, 1907 - October 9, 1907

These materials include correspondence regarding Carlisle student Elsie Valley's desire for employment as a laundress or assistant laundress in the Indian Service. She was appointed as Laundress at the Kaw Indian School of Oklahoma.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Construction of the New Hospital
September 21, 1907

Contractor and Builder Harry G. Brown writes to Acting Commissioner C. F. Larrabee about the construction of the new hospital. He specifically provides dates of construction and discusses the decision to switch the foundation from brick to stone.

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Letters/Correspondence
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Start Date for Assistant Laundress Minerva Shultz
October 2-4, 1907

Civil Service Commissioner Henry F. Greene asks the Commissioner of Indian Affairs to provide the date for when Assistant Laundress Minerva Shultz started working at Carlisle. Acting Commissioner C. F. Larrabee informs Greene that Shultz is a temporary Assistant Laundress making $360 a year and that she started July 8, 1907.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
New Agriculture Class Proposed
October 8-26, 1907

Carlisle Indian School Principal Teacher John Whitwell forwards a pamphlet that provides an overview of a new agriculture class to Superintendent William A. Mercer. Mercer forwards it to Acting Commissioner of Indian Affairs C. F. Larrabee, who tentatively approves the course. The pamphlet, "Outline of Course in Agriculture, Indian Industrial…

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Books and Pamphlets, Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Return Home of Old Town Reservation Student
October 8-19, 1907

These materials include correspondence regarding the return of a student from the Old Town Indian Reservation in Maine. Carlisle's superintendent initially denied the request, before the Office of Indian Affairs determined that the school should not focus on educating students who were not under the care of the Office.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Transfer of Teacher Sarah E. Gedney to the Bureau of Forestry
October 10, 1907 - October 12, 1907

Carlisle Indian School Superintendent William A. Mercer informs Commissioner of Indian Affairs C. F. Larrabee that teacher Sarah E. Gedney is transferring to be a clerk in the Forestry Service, and Mercer requests to hire an unmarried female teacher to replace Gedney.

Acting Commissioner of Indian Affairs informs Mercer that he will try…

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Thank You Letter from Attorney
October 23, 1907

Attorney at Law W. H. Powell thanks Commissioner of Indian Affairs C. F. Larrabee and informs him that he will be communicating with the Carlisle Indian School Superintendent.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Appointment Orders of Alice Van Deman and William Terry at Carlisle
October 24-30, 1907

These materials include two appointment orders for employment vacancies at Carlisle. Alice A. Van Deman was appointed as Assistant Matron, and William C. Terry was appointed as Teacher in Mechanical Drawing.

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Declination of Appointment for William C. Terry
November 8-12, 1907

These materials include correspondence and certification records regarding William C. Terry's refusal to accept a position as Teacher of Mechanical Drawing at the Carlisle Indian School.

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Declination of Appointment for Henderson Long
November 11-29, 1907

These materials include correspondence and an appointment form regarding Henderson Long's declination of his appointment as fireman at the Carlisle Indian School. Long declined his position after learning that the price of employee boarding at the school was too high for him to afford on the allotted salary.

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