1906

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Notice of Death of Adelbert Williams
April 10, 1906

William A. Mercer informs the Office of Indian Affairs of the death of Adelbert Williams due to scarlet fever while on outing in Reading, Pennsylvania.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Build Photograph Studio
April 10, 1906

William A. Mercer requests to use the bequest of Harriet W. Taber to build a photographic gallery or art building at the entrance of the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Response to Office Request for Dairyman Recommendations
April 10, 1906

William A. Mercer responds to an Office of Indian Affairs request regarding his recommendation to fill the dairyman position. Mercer notes that Norman Egolf who is temporary filling the position would be his recommendation but he is not currently eligible and that he will ask Egolf to apply for...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Fanny G. Paull Expresses Her Loyalty to Carlisle
April 14, 1906 - April 26, 1906

William A. Mercer responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter forwarding a letter from Fanny G. Paull in which she expresses her loyalty to the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Wise Provides Draft Proof of Kelsey Report to Office
April 14, 1906

J. R. Wise forwards a proof copy of approximately three-quarters of the C. E. Kelsey report due to the size of the report. Wise notes that following the receipt of the proof the first sheets will be printed and the rest of the report will be set up for examination.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statement of Changes in School Employees, April 1906
April 17, 1906

Major William A. Mercer submits a report that lists new employee (Harry B. Lamason) and employee who have left the school (Elizabeth C. Sloan). The report includes position title, salary, date of departure, and reason for departure. 

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Wise Replies to Office Inquiry Regarding Shipment of Wagonette to Albuquerque
April 18, 1906

J. R. Wise responds to an Office of Indian Affairs inquiry regarding the shipment of a wagonette shipped from Carlisle to the superintendent of the Albuquerque School. Wise goes through how the wagonette was shipped and ways to reduce the cost of shipment for an upcoming wagonette shipment to...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Mercer Forwards Remainder of Proofs for the Kelsey Report
April 19, 1906

William A. Mercer forwards to the Office of Indian Affairs the remainder of the revised proofs for the report of C. E. Kelsey. Mercer notes that upon the return of the proofs the school will distribute the copies and forwarded.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Adaline Kingsley Desires to Take Matron-Seamstress Exam
April 20, 1906

William A. Mercer informs the Office of Indian Affairs that Adaline Kingsley desires to take the matron-seamstress examination and requests arrangements be made for the exam to be held under his supervision.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statement of Changes in School Employees, April 1906
April 21, 1906

Major William A. Mercer submits a report that lists temporary employee (Evalyn Mac Key). The report includes position title and salary.

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for "Record and Qualifications" of Employees Forms
April 21, 1906

Major W. A. Mercer requests an additional ten blank "Record and Qualifications" of employees forms because the number received on the previous requisition was insufficient. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Milton Zeigler to Travel to Chicago to Inspect Leather Samples in 1906
April 23, 1906

William A. Mercer responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding have Milton I. Zeigler travel to Chicago to inspect samples of leather.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Semi-Annual Efficiency Report of Employees, April 1906
April 24, 1906

William A. Mercer compiles a revised report with remarks regarding employees' efficiency, conduct, behavior, dress, health, attitude towards children, and notes on any special skills. The report lists employees' salaries and position titles as well. Also included is a lengthy letter from Mercer...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Mercer Discusses how to Fill Vacancies in the Blacksmith, Mason, and Assistant Matron Positions
April 25, 1906

William A. Mercer refers to vacancies in the blacksmith, mason, and assistant matron positions and the salaries and job qualifications needed to fill the positions.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Funds and Regular Employee Pay, Fourth Quarter 1906
April 26, 1906

Estimate of funds for the fourth quarter of 1906 amounting to $21,368.68 for support of the school, $13,580.00 of which is for regular employee pay. Note that the regular employee form says that it is the third quarter, but that is likely a typo.

Format: Financial Documents
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Mercer Requests Authority to Pay for Burial of Adelbert Williams
April 26, 1906

William A. Mercer requests authority to pay for the expenses incurred in the burial of Adelbert Williams.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Mercer Responds to Request to Return Arline and Claudia Allen
April 26, 1906 - July 11, 1906

William A. Mercer responds to the request to return Claudia and Arline Allen.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Appoint Henry Gordon to Assistant Tinner Position
April 26, 1906

William A. Mercer requests the position of tinner be changed to assistant tinner in order to appoint Henry Gordon to the position when his time as a student expires.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Notice of Death of Pariscovia Fiedoff
April 30, 1906

William A. Mercer reports the death of Pariscovia Fiedoff (here Pariscovia Feoderoff) due to consumption.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Wrap for Report on Qualifications of Carlisle Employees [version 1], 1906
April 30, 1906

Wrap for report on the qualifications of employees at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statement of Changes in School Employees, May 1906
May 1, 1906

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

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Requisition for Stationery, May 1906
May 1, 1906

W. A. Mercer requests a supply of two dozen different articles of stationery used by the United States Indian Affairs division of the Department of the Interior for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1907.

Format: Legal and Government Documents
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Office of Indian Affairs Memos Discussing Plan to Train Students for Cavalry Service
May 3, 1906

Office of Indian Affairs memos regarding discussion on a plan of William A. Mercer sent to the War Department for having the Carlisle Indian School prepare students for the U.S. Cavalry service.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Notice of Death of Sophia Tetoff
May 07, 1906

J. R. Wise informs the Office of Indian Affairs of the death of Sophia Tetoff due to consumption.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Office Informed C. E. Kelsey's Report Sent to Office and Kelsey
May 7, 1906

J. R. Wise informs the Office of Indian Affairs that he has forwarded 300 copies of C. E. Kelsey to the Office and 200 copies to Kelsey.

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

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