1905

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Report of Irregular Employees, August 1905
August 31, 1905

Captain William A. Mercer submits a report that lists irregular employees and includes details on their compensation, position titles, race, and the number of days worked at the school in August 1905. Mercer distinguishes between the employees, whose names appear on the first page, and the "...

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Urgent Need for Stationary Previously Requested
August 31, 1905

Major W. A. Mercer sends a letter to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs to expedite the articles of stationery requested on April 5th. Also, Mercer advises the Commissioner to send three press copy books immediately if the items from April's requisition are going to be delayed. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Frances A. Veitch Declines Transfer as Seamstress to Sac and Fox School
September 2, 1905

William A. Mercer informs the Office of Indian Affairs that Frances A. Veitch declines her transfer to the position of seamstress at the Sac and Fox School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Mercer Discusses Teachers and Vacancies at Carlisle
September 2, 1905

William A. Mercer responds to an Office of Indian Affairs regarding his preference to filling the remaining teaching vacancies at the Carlisle Indian School. Mercer also goes through the various teachers at the School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statement of Changes in School Employees, September 1905
September 5, 1905

Major William A. Mercer submits a report that lists new employees (Ida V. Nori, Emma K. Hetrich, Sarah E. Gedney, Alfred M. Verne, Wilson Charles, and Ida Boger) and employees who have left the school (Agnes May Robbins, Fanny G. Paull, Clara L. Smith, Margaret Roberts, Frances A. Veitch, Ida...

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statement of Changes in School Employees and Resignation, September 1905
September 6, 1905

Major William A. Mercer submits a report that lists employees who have left the school (Annie G. Eckert and A. H. Murtoff), those who have changed positions (M. I. Zeigler). The report includes position title, salary, date of departure, and reason for departure. Additionally, Mercer forwards a...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Mercer Discusses Filling Vacant Teaching Positions
September 8, 1905

William A. Mercer informs the Office of Indian Affairs that the Carlisle Indian School has opened for the school year with three vacant teaching positions. Mercer reports on the temporary assignments to fill the work, including temporarily employing former student Sarah Williams.  He...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Replacement Blacksmith with Experience in the West
September 8, 1905

William A. Mercer references the resignation of the blacksmith A. H. Murtoff and requests a replacement with experience in the West due to the difference between the roads with in the East.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statement of Changes in School Employees, September 1905
September 12, 1905

Major William A. Mercer submits a report that lists employees who have changed positions (Mary A. Yarnall, Cora B. Hawk, and Hattie M. McDowell). The report includes position title and salary. 

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Honorable Discharge for Michael Solomon
September 14, 1905 - September 25, 1905

William A. Mercer responds to a letter from Alex Solomon requesting an honorable discharge for his son Michael Solomon from the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statement of Changes in School Employees, September 1905
September 15, 1905

Major William A. Mercer submits a report that lists new temporary employees (Chauncey E. Archiquette and John S. C. Spickerman). The report includes position title and salary.

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Edith Bartlett Requests New Agent for Fort Hall Agency
September 17, 1905 - September 25, 1905

The Commissioner forwards a letter from former student Edith Bartlett in which she requests a new U.S. Indian Agent for the Fort Hall Agency based on her observations over the summer. William A. Mercer was asked how much credence should be placed on her request, and he responds by providing...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Mercer Makes Recommendations for Salaries in the Carlisle Office
September 19, 1905 - September 20, 1905

William A. Mercer forwards a letter from S. J. Nori requesting an increase in salary. Mercer notes that the office positions have not been adjusted and the changes are needed to provide equity.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Subscribe to Various Periodicals for Library
September 22, 1905

William A. Mercer requests authority to subscribe to various periodicals for the Carlisle Indian School library.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statement of Changes in School Employees, September 1905
September 23, 1905

Major William A. Mercer submits a report that lists new employees (John L. Walters and James E. Henderson). The report includes position title and salary. 

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Office to Arrange Exam for Chauncey Archiquette
September 23, 1905

William A. Mercer requests the Office of Indian Affairs arrange a non-competitive examination for Chauncey E. Archiquette for the position of assistant clerk. Mercer requests that blanks and information be sent to directly Archiquette.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statement of Changes in School Employees, September 1905
September 25, 1905

Major William A. Mercer submits a report that lists new employees (Sara Williams). The report includes position title and salary. 

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Notice of Death of Edward Angalook
September 25, 1905

William A. Mercer reports the death of Edward Angalook of tuberculosis to the Office of Indian Affairs.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Civil Service Appointment for Assistant Matron Position
September 25, 1905

William A. Mercer requests the Office of Indian Affairs appoint an individual from the Civil Service list to fill the vacant assistant matron position.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Dora Reinken Requests Information on Receiving Ticket to Seattle
September 27, 1905 - October 6, 1905

Former student Dora (here Dorothy) Reinken requests to know from Francis E. Leupp if she is eligible to receive a ticket from Buffalo, New York to Seattle, Washington.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Pay Veterinarian Bill Forwarded to Office in 1905
September 27, 1905

William A. Mercer requests authority to pay for veterinary services per the enclosed voucher and invoice as well as additional expenses which will arise during the fiscal year.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Renew Subscription to Various Magazines
September 28, 1905

William A. Mercer requests authority to renew subscriptions to various publications for library.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment for John Joseph Lewey
September 29, 1905

William A. Mercer requests instruction regarding the application of John Joseph Lewey for enrollment in the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report of Irregular Employees, September 1905
September 30, 1905

Captain William A. Mercer submits a report that lists irregular employees who worked at the school during September 1905. The report includes details on compensation, position titles, race, and the number of days worked during that month.

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Purchase Casket for Edward Angalook
September 30, 1905

William A. Mercer requests authority to pay for the casket of Edward Angalook.

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

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