Education

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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, home training and nursing), religious organizations…

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Letters/Correspondence, Reports
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National Archives and Records Administration
Memo Highlights Need for Experienced Agriculture Teacher
February 7, 1916

A memo highlights H. B. Peairs note in his report of the Carlisle Indian School that there is a need for a qualified teacher of agriculture.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Response to Himes Letter in 1916
September 12, 1916

Richard Henry Pratt responds to a letter from former Dickinson Professor Charles Francis Himes. Pratt includes two excerpts from the Carlisle Indian School newspaper of Himes visits to the School showcasing science demonstrations. Pratt details that he hopes to visit Carlisle on his trip East.

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Letters/Correspondence
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Cumberland County Historical Society
Inspection Report of Elsie E. Newton for January 1918
January 25, 1918 - February 16, 1918

These materials include correspondence and a report regarding Supervisor Elsie E. Newton's inspection of facilities and activities for female students at the Carlisle Indian School. Newton discusses topics including girls' dormitories, the school matron, the Domestic Science and Housekeeping departments, and discipline.

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