Meritt, E. B.

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Discussion of Industry at the Lake Mohonk Conference, 1914
August 31, 1914 - October 10, 1914

These materials include correspondence on the topic of industry, which arose from the 1914 Lake Mohonk Conference.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Commission a Deputy to Halt the Sale of Liquor
August 31, 1914

Assistant Commissioenr E. B. Meritt informs Chief Special officer Henry A. Larson that Carlisle Indian School Supervisor Lipps would like to commissioner Laborer Edward Corbett as a Deputy. Lipps would like Corbett to be a deputy tasked with suppressing the sale of liquor to Indian students in...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
School Circular Order on Economy and Waste
September 19-29, 1914

These materials include correspondence and a circular internal to the Carlisle Indian School regarding economy and waste in the school's industrial departments.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Enroll from D. H. McMillan
September 21, 1914 - October 12, 1914

These materials include a request by D. H. McMillan to be granted an exception in order to enroll at the Carlisle Indian School as a student over the age of 21. The request was denied as McMillan was from Robeson County, North Carolina in addition to his age.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Permit Enrollment of Eugene McCauley at Haskell
September 21, 1914 - October 5, 1914

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from Dora B. McCauley that her brother Eugene McCauley be granted a release from Carlisle in order to take up stenographic work at the Haskell Institute in Lawrence, Kansas. Eugene McCauley reportedly ran away from Carlisle after...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Education of Cherokee Nation Students from Robeson County
September 24, 1914 - November 2, 1914

These materials include correspondence regarding the education of members of the Cherokee Nation from Robeson County, North Carolina.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Contract for Coal with Robert Thompson
September 25, 1914

A contractual agreement is made between Supervisor in Charge of the Carlisle Indian School and Robert Thompson for Thompson to supply the school with coal. 

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Display of World War I Maps and Questions Regarding Students Attending Football Games
September 28, 1914 - October 10, 1914

Second Assistant Commissioner of Indian Affairs C. F. Hauke informs Supervisor in Charge of the Carlisle Indian School Oscar H. Lipps that they have just sent two color maps of the parts of Europe that are in conflict and suggests hanging them up in frames and using pins to mark different points...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Recommendations from Emma D. Goulette
September 29, 1914 - October 12, 1914

These materials include correspondence related to recommendations made by Emma D. Goulette, Vice-President on Education for The Society of American Indians. Goulette, in response to the 1914 Congressional investigation of the Carlisle Indian School, suggested that better teachers, prepared with...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Enrollment of Joseph Guyon at the Keewatin Academy
October 1 - 21, 1914

These materials include correspondence regarding the enrollment of Joseph Guyon at the Keewatin Academy in Prarie Du Chien, Wisconsin. The headmaster of the Keewatin Academy claimed the Carlisle Indian School administration and Coach Glenn "Pop" Warner were threatening to blackmail the Academy...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Question Regarding Funds for Quarterly Accounts
October 5, 1914 - October 24, 1914

Supervisor in Charge of the Carlisle Indian School Oscar H. Lipps asks the Indian Office if authorities have been granted for a request from September 17, 1914 because he needs them to complete his quarterly accounts. Assistant Commissioner of Indian Affairs E. B. Meritt informs Lipps that he...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Clerical Error Regarding Lena Brunette
October 8-29, 1914

These materials include correspondence regarding a clerical error that arose from confusion between Mabel and Lena Brunette. Lena was on outing and feared that she would not receive money sent to her for her return home.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Transfer of Filerio Tafoya
October 10-19, 1914

These materials include correspondence regarding the transfer of Filerio Tafoya from Carlisle to the Chilocco Indian Agricultural School to take a course in electrical engineering.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment and Clemency for Samuel White Bear
October 13, 1914 - July 23, 1915

These materials include correspondence regarding a request for enrollment by Samuel White Bear, as well as a request for executive clemency for a court-imposed fine.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Re-Enrollment by Louis White
October 14, 1914 - February 13, 1915

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Louis White to re-enroll at the Carlisle Indian School, including a resolution by the Mohawk Council of Tribes.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Claim for 72 Pairs of Shoes Amounting to $97.20 in favor of Shoe Company
November 4, 1914 - May 1, 1915

Assistant Commissioner of Indian Affairs E. B. Meritt acknowledges receipt of communication from Joseph M. Herman Shoe Co. regarding the Carlisle Indian School Supervisor in Charge refusing to pay a $97.20 bill for delivering shoes to the school. Meritt asks Supervisor in Charge Oscar H. Lipps...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Return Home of Manuel Romero
November 14, 1914 - December 10, 1914

These materials include correspondence regarding the return of Manuel Romero to the Pine Ridge Agency and who should be responsible for paying the transportation costs.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Potential Switching Charges for Coal Shipment
November 25, 1914 - December 17, 1914

Empire Coal Mining Company President William H. Weble asks Supervisor in Charge of the Carlisle Indian School Oscar H. Lipps why the Cumberland Valley Railroad charged him $0.04 per net ton switching charges. Lipps forwards Weble's letter to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs. 

Assistant...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment for George Clarke
November 25, 1914 - December 31, 1914

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by George M. Tucker to enroll George Clarke at Carlisle.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Enrollment of Brown Eagle and Locating Lost Trunk
December 3, 1914 - July 13, 1915

These materials include correspondence regarding the enrollment at Carlisle of Brown Eagle, a member of the Navajo Nation, and the loss of his trunk after being shipped from Morrisville, Pennsylvania to Carlisle.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Denial of a Trial for Carlisle Indian School Physician's Potential Tuberculosis Remedy
December 4, 1914 - January 23, 1915

Carlisle Indian School Physician Dr. Walter Rendtorff informs the Commissioner of Indian Affairs that he thinks he may have developed a cure for tuberculosis, which he has used on David Belin and two others. He requests to give it a trial at the Fort Lapwai and Toledo sanitariums. 

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Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Education Requests by Andrew F. Solomon
December 12, 1914 - August 4, 1915

These materials include correspondence regarding requests from Andrew F. Solomon to stay at Carlisle or to enter Haskell to obtain an education. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment of Louis Scott
December 14-22, 1914

Louis Scott requests permission to enroll at the Carlisle Indian School. The Chilocco Indian School was recommended as an alternative.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Return Home of Four Students
December 24, 1914 - January 9, 1915

These materials contain correspondence regarding the return home of Frank Young Eagle, Charles Wilson, George Roberts, and Eustace Edwards in January 1915.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment of Underage Puerto Rican Student
December 29, 1914 - January 12, 1915

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Angeles Rivera to enroll a young Puerto Rican boy at the Carlisle Indian School.

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

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