Meritt, E. B.

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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
Printing of a Supreme Court Case
June 30, 1916

Assistant Commissioner of Indian Affairs E. B. Meritt orders Carlisle Indian School Superintendent Oscar H. Lipps to print 500 copies of the U.S. v. Nice Supreme Court Case. Meritt is planning to send a copy to each Superintendent in the Indian Service because of its importance and relevance to...

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
Denial of Claim to Pay Detective Investigating Sale of Liquor to Students
July 11 - September 1, 1916

Superintendent Oscar H. Lipps forwards a letter from attorney Addison M. Bowman and communication from Glenn S. Warner relative to a $53.75 claim from detective George W. Shuler, who was hired to investigate the illegal sale of liquor to students at the Carlisle Indian School. Assistant...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Allotment of Funds for Supplies
July 17, 1916

Assistant Commissioner of Affairs E. B. Meritt transmits an Allotment of Funds to Carlisle Indian School Superintendent Oscar H. Lipps. The funds, which amount to $25.00, are for purchasing and transporting Indian supplies.

Format: Financial Documents
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Reimbursement of Travel Costs Related to Other Schools
July 17, 1916 - July 27, 1916

<p>Carlisle Indian School Superintendent Oscar H. Lipps requests $300 for traveling expenses in fiscal year 1917. He explains that he needs the money to visit different schools in district number 1 to introduce a new course of study at these schools.&nbsp;</p><p>Assistant...

Format: Financial Documents, 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
Dispute Regarding an Order for Outline Maps of Africa
July 18, 1916 - July 28, 1916

Carlisle Indian School Superintendent Oscar H. Lipps returns a voucher to Chicago Indian Supplies Warehouse Superintendent Frank Sorenson because Sorenson sent him "50 pads, Individual Outline Maps of Africa," which he didn't ask for. Sorenson tells Lipps that Washington told him to send the...

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
Bureau Policies for Vocational Course in Nursing
September 9, 1916 - January 22, 1918

This document contains correspondence about new policies encouraging vocational nursing training for female students in Indian schools. Included is an extensive pamplet from the professional nursing training program at Fort Dearborn Hospital, Circular letters ordering the transfer of all...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Photographs
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Industrial Training Reenrollment Guidelines
September 13, 1916 - September 27, 1916

This material includes information regarding the enrollment of students at Carlisle for industrial programs at the Ford Motor Company Factory in Michigan and other industrial work places. Carlisle Superintendent Oscar Hiram Lipps sought clarification on who should be permitted to enroll as many...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Policies for Submitting Fiscal Claims
September 14, 1916

Assisstant Commissioner E. B. Meritt does not understand why Carlisle Indian School Superintendent Oscar H. Lipps sent him a $1,076.25 claim from Kent Mfg. Co. Meritt informs Lipps that he is supposed to pay for that claim, and that if the claim is to be paid through the Bureau of Indian Affairs...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Enrollment of Arney Kah-o-sed
September 15 - 21, 1916

These materials include correspondence regarding th enrollment of Arney Kah-o-sed.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Enrollment of Pablo Moreno
September 22 - October 4, 1916

These materials include correspondence regarding the enrollment of Pablo Moreno in Carlisle for additional training as a printer.

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

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