Meritt, E. B.

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Inspection Report on Academic and Industrial Departments
February 7 - August 26, 1916

Supervisor of Schools H. B. Peairs' report on the Academic and Industrial Departments at Carlisle focuses on methods of instruction (i.e. too much written work), attendance, industrial department trades, outings of trade students, agriculture, domestic departments (cooking, sewing, laundering,...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
View of Oscar H. Lipps on Pupils Attending Non-Goverment School
February 12 - 26, 1916

These materials include correspondence regarding the view of Oscar H. Lipps that Carlisle and other non-reservation schools should focus on educating only those who do not have access to education near their homes and that truly desired further instruction. Lipps cites that he has worked to...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report on Condition of James Walker
February 18-23, 1916

This document contains correspondence inquiring about former student James Walker, including reports from Carlisle's superintendent and outing agent. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Newspapers and Magazines
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Refund of Robin Dougherty's Tuition
March 1 - 14, 1916

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from the guardian of Robin Dougherty to refund the unused portion of his tuition. The request was denied by E. B. Meritt.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Discipline of William Thomas
March 29, 1916 - May 17, 1916

These materials contain correspondence regarding the disciplining of William Thomas for fighting with another student.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Retain Meredith Crooks
March 29, 1916 - April 5, 1916

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from Oscar H. Lipps that Meredith Crooks remain at Carlisle until Crooks could secure funds to reimburse the school for transportation to and from the school.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Allow Charles White Horn to Visit Brother
April 11 - 18, 1916

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by John Abbott to have his brother Charles White Horn, a student at Carlisle, visit him while Abbott was in Washington, D.C.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment for Josephine Herrera
May 12 - 25, 1916

These files include correspondence regarding a request of Juan Herrera to have his sister Josephine Herrera, who was attending public school in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, enroll in the Carlisle School. Permission was denied as a result her option to attend a public school.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Vacation Request for Luke and Lawrence Obern
May 29, 1916 - June 22, 1916

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by William Obern to have his two sons, Luke and Lawrence, sent home on vacation.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Rent a Small Tract of Henderson Land, 1916
May 31 - June 16, 1916

Superintendent Oscar H. Lipps requests approval of an agreement between the school and J. Webster Henderson to rent a small tract of land adjoining the school for fiscal year 1917.

Assistant Commissioner of Indian Affairs E. B. Meritt asks Lipps to return the contract an oath of...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Return Joseph Jessaun
June 5 - 28, 1916

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Liddia Jessaun to have her son Joseph returned home. Jessaun's request was denied with the explanation that Joseph's term of enrollment had one more year and that an additional year of industrial training as a tailor would be of...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Participation of Carlisle Indian School Band in the Preparedness Parade
June 7-16, 1916

These materials include correspondence regarding the participation of the Carlisle Indian School band in the Preparedness Parade in Washington, D.C. The parade was designed to be a show of patriotism, and the Interior Department wanted to have a strong presence. Also included in the...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Information on Enrolling Student
July 3 - 8, 1916

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Elsie H. Lenher to have information about how to enroll someone in the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Statistics on Vocational Work of Students
July 17-18, 1916

This document contains correspondence concerning the preparation of students for vocational work. Statistics outlining students prepared for each year of vocational training are included.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report of Return Home of Six Tubercular Students to Pine Ridge
July 26, 1916 - December 1, 1916

This document contains correspondence requesting the return home of six students from the Pine Ridge Agency who were diagnosed with tuberculosis.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application Sent in Error to Indian Office
July 28, 1916

These materials include correspondence regarding an application in duplicate that was sent in error to the Indian Office.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment for Hebert S. Burgevin
August 1, 1916 - September 21, 1916

These materials include correspondence regarding a request to by Congressman Charles D. Carter to enroll Herbert S. Burgevin in the Carlisle Indian School. Burgevin was permitted to enroll under the condition that his traveling expenses and tuition be paid.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Funds by Eugene Jones
August 1, 1916 - September 13, 1916

This document contains correspondence concerning the student account of Eugene Jones. 

Note: The student also went by the name Eugene Jimerson.  

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Information on Enrolling Pamunkey Nation Student
August 1 - 9, 1916

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by R. C. Stearnes, the Superintendent of Public Institution in Virginia, about enrolling a member of the Pamunkey Nation in an Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment of an Alaskan Native
August 2 - 30, 1916

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Charles A. Thompson to enroll an Alaskan Native who had attended public school in Port Townsend, Washington.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Enrollment of Jefferson Perry
August 4 - 17, 1916

These materials include correspondence regarding the enrollment of Jefferson Perry.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Enrollment of Arney Kah-o-sed
August 7, 1916 - January 8, 1920

These materials include correspondence and government documents related to the application for enrollment of Arney Kah-o-sed in the Carlisle School.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Enrollment of Three Overage Pupils
August 18, 1916 - September 5, 1916

These materials include correspondence regarding the enrollment of three overage students, Wilton Ishcomer, Sam Austin, and Moses Thomas.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment of Multiple Orphaned Children
August 26, 1916 - September 6, 1916

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Peter Cole to enroll a number of younger orphaned children at Carlisle. Superintendent Oscar H. Lipps refers Cole to instead consider the Thomas Indian School in Iroquois, New York.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Enrollment of Frank P. Antoine
August 31, 1916 - September 8, 1916

These materials include materials regarding the enrollment of Frank P. Antoine.

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

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