Lau, Martin L.

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Benjamin F. Caswell Student File

Student file of Benjamin F. Caswell, a member of the Chippewa Nation, who entered the school on September 8, 1911 and ultimately departed on June 7, 1918. The student did not attend the school continuously, but left and reentered. The file contains student information cards, applications for...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
James Bradley Mumblehead Student File

Student file of James Bradley Mumblehead, a member of the Cherokee Nation, who entered the school on March 4, 1908 and departed on September 5, 1913. The file contains a student information card, a progress/conduct card, outing records, an application for enrollment, medical/physical records,...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Louis Hill Student File

Student file of Louis Hill, a member of the Nez Perce Nation, who entered the school on October 3, 1910 and departed on April 20, 1911. The file contains a trade/position record card, a report after leaving, a medical/physical record, a student information card, and a progress/conduct card....

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Ponaqua Tewa (Pon-ya-quah-ti-wa) Student File

Student file of Ponaqua Tewa, a member of the Hopi Nation, who entered the school on January 26, 1907 and departed on June 26, 1912. The file contains a student information card, medical/physical records, outing evaluations, a progress/conduct record, an outing record, and a trade/position...

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Mercer Seeks Appointment of Martin Lau as Carriagemaker
July 27, 1905

William A. Mercer replies to an Office of Indian Affairs letter seeking the appointment of Martin L. Lau as carriagemaker at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statement of Changes in School Employees, August 1905
August 17 - September 5, 1905

Major William A. Mercer submits a report that lists new employees (Daniel A. Reed and Martin L. Lau) and those who have left the school (Anne H. Stewart). The report includes position title, salary, date of departure, and reason for departure. Attached is a letter from Mercer advising the...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Mercer Forwards Declaration of Martin Lau
August 19, 1905

Letter of William A. Mercer forwarding the declaration of Martin L. Lau who was recently appointed to the carriagemaker position at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statement of Changes in School Employees, July 1906
July 2, 1906

Major William A. Mercer submits a report that lists an employee who has left the school (Genus E. Baird) and all employees working at the school to start the 1906-1907 fiscal year. These reports include personal information about those being hired as well as reasons for departure for those...

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report on Staff Living Beyond School Grounds
August 11, 1906

William A. Mercer forwards the names of staff who live outside the limits of the school grounds including staff who live on the school farm.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Thirty Nine Reports on Leave of Absence
September 14, 1906

W. A. Mercer forwards thirty-nine reports on leave of absence taken by employees: Frances R. Scales (teacher), Kate S. Bowersox (principal teacher), Angel DeCora (teacher Native Indian Martin L. Lau (carriagemaker), William Nonnast (tailor), E. H. Colegrove (disciplinarian), James E. Henderson (...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Condemnation and Sale of Unserviceable Property, 1911
February 14, 1911 - March 8, 1911

These materials include correspondence, a list of supplies, and a survey regarding unserviceable property at the Carlisle Indian School. Some of the condemned materials were approved for sale on the open market.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Employee Requests for Raises and Housing Allowances, 1914
March 14, 1914 - July 17, 1914

These materials include correspondence regarding requests from numerous employees for salary increases and on-campus housing provisions. During the 1914 Congressional Investigation, investigator Edward Linnen noted the need for salary increases for many employees, and for more on-campus housing...

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