Discontinuance of New York Enrollments

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Request to Lift Prohibition of Enrolling New York Students
February 7, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt requests that the prohibition on new students from the New York Agencies be lifted. Pratt cites various requests from parents and others to send students to Carlisle. As a result he suggests replacing students from New York who have left with those willing to pay their way to...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Return of Richmond Martin and Discontinuance of Enrollment of Pupils from New York State
May 12, 1908 - May 12, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding the return home of Richmond Martin to New York. The documents also discuss in detail new Bureau of Indian Affairs policies related to the discontinued enrollment of pupils from New York State as well as pupils of a young age.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Dispute Regarding Release of New York Students
June 24, 1908 - September 28, 1908

These materials contain correspondence regarding a dispute about the release of students from New York State, as pursuant to Bureau of Indian Affairs policy changes regarding the enrollment of students from New York.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Transfer of Allie Carter from Small Boys to Girls Matron
July 30, 1908

Correspondence between Superintendent Moses Friedman, Commissioner C. F. Larrabee, and the Assistant Secretary of the Interior concerning the transfer of Girls Assistant Matron Allie B. Carter to be the Small Boys' Assistant Matron.

Superintendent Friedman recommends the transfer of...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Return Andrew Bero
October 27, 1908 - November 3, 1908

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request to return Andrew Bero to his home.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Return Home of Thomas Bero
November 7-12, 1908

These materials include correspondence regarding a request to release Thomas Bero from the Carlisle Indian School to return to his home in Hogansburg, New York. The request was granted due to the policy related to New York students.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Return Peter Cook
November 18 - 21, 1908

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request to return Peter Cook to his home.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Return Peter Lazore
December 4 - 11, 1908

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request by the father of Peter Lazore to have him returned home from Carlisle.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment of Children of Louis White Moon
May 10-19, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Louis White Moon to have his two daughters enrolled at the Carlisle Indian School. White Moon's request was denied due to the age of his children and the fact that their homes were in the State of New York.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Inquiry into Denial of Enrollment of St. Regis New York Pupils
May 26, 1909 - June 8, 1909

These materials include correspondence regarding a complaint made by Volney J. Ellis, Superintendent of the St. Regis Indian Schools, that the Carlisle Indian School was rejecting all pupils from the St. Regis Reservation. In response, Ellis was instructed that New York State had made provisions...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
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
Request from New York Indian to Enroll
September 18, 1917 - September 28, 1917

Mrs. T. S. Buckley asks if there is an Indian School that someone from Chatham, New York, could attend. Assistant Commissioner of Indian Affairs E. B. Meritt informs Buckley that the New York Indian can attend the Carlisle Indian School and sends her an application to mail to Superintendent John...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Closure of the Carlisle Indian School
July 9, 1918 - February 14, 1940

These materials include correspondence, official records, and other documents related to the closure of the Carlisle Indian School in 1918. Discussed topics include the transfer of the land from the Department of the Interior to the Department of War, the transfer of property to other Indian...

Format: Financial Documents, Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence, Maps, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Responsibility of the State of New York to Educate New York Indians
September 7, 1920 - September 20, 1920

George D. Clark asks the Department of Indian Affairs if the Carlisle Indian School is still in operation, and if it's not, what kind of arrangements he could make with schools in the west. Assistant Commissioner of Indian Affairs E. B. Meritt informs Clark that Carlisle is closed and the...

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