Powless, Peter

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Malvina Powless Student File
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Student file of Malvina Powless, a member of the Oneida Nation, who entered the school on October 1, 1910, and departed on April 11, 1912. The file contains a student information card, an application for enrollment, a progress/conduct card, medical/physical records, an outing evaluation, and an outing record.

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Request to Enroll Onondaga Students at Carlisle in 1886
August 23, 1886 - October 11, 1886

Correspondence regarding the enrollment of Onondaga students at the Carlisle Indian School between John A. Bowman, Alfred John Standing, Bishop Huntington, and Richard Henry Pratt. Pratt concludes the correspondence by forwarding everything to the Office of Indian Affairs requesting that they allow the students to enroll at Carlisle despite…

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