1905

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Application for Employment from John H. Londroche
November 6-15, 1905

Acting Superintendent J. R. Wise recommends that John H. Londroche, a member of Carlisle's Class of 1903, be appointed as a disciplinarian in the Indian Service. Wise forwards Londroche's application and references to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs and endorses him in his cover letter.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Charles M. Kennedy Resigns as Fireman
November 6, 1905

Charles M. Kennedy resigns his position as a fireman at the Carlisle Indian School. J. R. Wise forwards the resignation and notes that there is no recommendation to fill the vacancy and requests that it remain vacant.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Milton Zeigler Provides Suggestions for Securing Leather Samples
November 7, 1905

J. R. Wise forwards Milton I. Zeigler's suggestions for the improvement of purchasing harness, leather, shoe findings, saddlery, etc. Zeigler also discusses various tools that are not replaced very often due to their durability. The majority of the suggestions are included on the Schedule for...

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statement of Changes in School Employees, November 1905
November 8, 1905

Major William A. Mercer submits a report that lists employees who have left the school (Emma R. Brown) and those who are new (Charles Sorrell). The report includes position title, salary, date of departure, and reason for departure. 

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Morris Mayer Applies for the Vacant Farmer Position
November 8, 1905

Morris K. Mayer applies for the vacant farmer position at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Wise Requests Transfer of Henry Vertreace
November 8, 1905

J. R. Wise requests the transfer of Henry Vertreace who was recently appointed as blacksmith due to his inability to read and write. Wise also cites the "natural antipathy of the Indian to the Negro, which is shared by our students here" as being another reason for the transfer.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Wise Cites Civil Service Manuel in Calling for Transfer of Henry Vertreace
November 10, 1905

J. R. Wise cites section 38 of the Manuel of Examinations of the Civil Service Commission regarding the manual trades and other noneducational examinations in the case of calling for the transfer of Henry Vertreace.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Complaint Against Harry W. Leaman
November 13, 1905 - November 21, 1905

Correspondence regarding a complaint made by George H. Bender against Harry W. Leaman, an employee of the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Wise Forwards Second Proof of Circular for Office of Indian Affairs
November 14, 1905

J. R. Wise provides the second proof of the circular requested by the Office of Indian Affairs and discusses the type of paper which can be used. Wise ends by noting that the printing department students were happy to know that the Office was pleased by their work.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Wise Provides Reasons for Delay in Forwarding Attendance Report for the 1905 First Quarter
November 14, 1905

J. R. Wise informs the Office of Indian Affairs of the reason for the delay in forwarding the attendance report of the school for the quarter ending September 30, 1905.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Wise Informs Office of Upcoming Recommendation for Matron Position
November 24, 1905

J. R. Wise responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding the temporary appointment of a matron and informing the Office that a recommendation for a permanent position will be made later.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Effie Moul Requests Transfer to Another School in the Service
November 25, 1905 - March 3, 1906

Effie Moul requests a transfer to another school in the Indian School Service due to her health and lack of help. William A. Mercer responds to the request that he is in favor of the transfer and requests the position be filled immediately and with someone in good health and physique.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Recommendation to Transfer Sadie Robertson to Matron
November 27, 1905

William A. Mercer recommends the transfer of Sadie F. Robertson to the position of matron to relieve the temporary appointment of Evalyn Mackey.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Statement of Cost of Employees and Issues and Expenditures, September 1905
November 27, 1905

William A. Mercer submits a statement of cost form that lists the total amounts for subsistence, clothing, school materials and furnishings, light and fuel, miscellaneous expenses, new buildings and repairs, the value of subsistence raised by schools, and pay for regular and irregular employees...

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Carlisle Employees as Characters in Book of Esther
November 28, 1905

William A. Mercer informs Francis E. Leupp that he could not determine the writer of an envelope. The envelope contained a list of Carlisle employees as characters in the Book of Esther.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Mercer Offers Amendments to Proposed Regulation Changes
November 28, 1905

William A. Mercer recommends amendments to Regulations of the Indian Office focusing on Section 194 on allowing open market purchases as well as Section 454 with small property being expendable rather than going through a board of survey.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Mercer Provides Justification for Hiring Charles Sorrell
November 28, 1905

William A. Mercer provides justification for hiring Charles Sorrell as an assistant cook.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Mercer Responds to Office Regarding Appointment of William H. Stutts
November 28, 1905

William A. Mercer responds to the Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding the appointment of William H. Stutts as assistant farmer.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Wise Follows Up on Request for Appointment of Drawing Teacher
November 29, 1905

J. R. Wise follows up on William A. Mercer's request to have a male drawing teacher appointed to the vacancy caused by the transfer of Fred W. Canfield. A note from J. H. Dortch refers to Commissioner Frances E. Leupp's plan to have Angel DeCora fill the position.

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

Captain William A. Mercer submits a report that lists irregular employees who worked at the school during November 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
Descriptive Statement of Changes in School Employees, December 1905
December 1-4, 1905

Major William A. Mercer submits a reports that lists new employee (Stephen Albanez), employee who have left the school (Evalyn Mackey), and those who have changed positions (Sadie F. Robertson). The report includes position title, salary, date of departure, and reason for departure. 

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Office Informed Rice and Dowd Not Reported for Duty
December 1, 1905

J. R. Wise informs the Office of Indian Affairs that John P. Rice and Thomas F. Dowd have not reported for duty.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Semi-Annual Efficiency Report of Employees, December 1905
December 4, 1905

William A. Mercer compiles a report with remarks regarding employees' efficiency, conduct, behavior, dress, health, attitude towards children, and notes on any special skills. The report also lists employees' salaries and position titles.

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Approval of Underwear in Treatment of Brights' Disease
December 9, 1905

William A. Mercer requests authority for the purchase of underwear in the treatment of Brights' disease.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statement of Changes in School Employees, December 1905
December 11, 1905

Major William A. Mercer submits a report that lists new temporary employee (Norman Egolf). The report includes position title and salary. 

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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