1906

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Descriptive Statement of Changes in School Employees, July 1906
July 2, 1906

Major William A. Mercer submits a report that lists an employee who has left the school (Genus E. Baird) and all employees working at the school to start the 1906-1907 fiscal year. These reports include personal information about those being hired as well as reasons for departure for those...

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Mercer Requests Authority to Pay Student Labor In Fiscal Year 1907
July 2, 1906

William A. Mercer requests authority to pay student labor over the summer in lieu of them earning wages over the summer on outing.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Mercer Responds to Ruling Regarding Cavalry Training
July 2, 1906

William A. Mercer informs the Office of Indian Affairs that he will consider the objections raised by the Acting Judge Advocate General in having the Carlisle Indian School serve as a training ground for the United States Cavalry.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Requests to Rent Telephone and Pay for Treatment Outside of Carlisle, 1906
July 2, 1906

William A. Mercer requests authority to pay telephone rent, for medical treatment of students on outing, and for transportation and board of students being treated in Philadelphia during the 1907 fiscal year.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Mercer Requests Authority to Rent Henderson Tract for Fiscal Year 1907
July 3, 1906

William A. Mercer requests authority to pay $400 for the rent of the Henderson Tract in order to use the land for pasture.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Pay for Rent for Use of Alexander Farm for Remainder of 1906
July 3, 1906

William A. Mercer requests $400 for the rental of the Alexander Tract during the current year to use a playground for students of the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Angel DeCora Submits Report of First Months at Carlisle
July 5, 1906 - July 7, 1906

Angel De Cora submits a report on her first five months in charge of the Native Arts Industry at the Carlisle Indian School to William A. Mercer.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Mercer Requests to Know More About Appropriation to Return Alaskan Students
July 5, 1906

William A. Mercer requests to know more about an Act of Congress appropriating money for the return of students from Alaska to their homes. Mercer notes that two students in particular should be sent home as soon as possible due to consumption.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Inquiry into Using Fund to Return Alaskan Students in Case of Lottie Hilton
July 6, 1906

William A. Mercer requests to know if the recent appropriation allowing for funds to transport Alaskan students to their homes would apply to Lottie Hilton.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Mercer Renews Request for the Transfer of Effie Moul
July 6, 1906

William A. Mercer follows up on his recommendation to grant Effie G. Moul's request to transfer her and to send another assistant matron to the Carlisle Indian School in her place.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statement of Changes in School Employees, July 1906
July 9, 1906

Major William A. Mercer submits a report that lists new employee (Michael Barron), an employee who's hired and then fired (William M. Hays), and employees who have left the school (H. W. Leaman and E. G. Sprow). The reports include position title, salary, date of departure, and reason for...

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Inquiry Regarding Making Wagons for the Public
July 10, 1906

William A. Mercer requests to know if the Carlisle Indian School industrial department can sell wagons or buggies to the public. Mercer states that the school generally makes two or three vehicles above the requests of the Indian Service that are disposed of through public auction to keep up...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Printer to be Appointed to through Civil Service List
July 10, 1906

William A. Mercer requests the Office of Indian Affairs fill the position of printer through the Civil Service Commission's list of eligible candidates.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Effie Moul Accepts Transfer to Rapid City as Teacher
July 11, 1906

William A. Mercer informs the Office of Indian Affairs that Effie G. Moul accepts the transfer to the position of teacher at Rapid City, South Dakota.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Mercer Responds to Request to Return Catherine Red Tomahawk
July 11, 1906

William A. Mercer responds to request of Red Tomahawk to return his daughter Catherine Red Tomahawk.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Enroll Eva and Ellen Simons
July 13, 1906 - July 30, 1906

Correspondence related to the request of Arthur A. Heald, Superintendent of the Public Schools of the Town of Wareham, to enroll Eva and Ellen Simons at the Hampton School or the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Cost of Returning Students to Homes in Alaska
July 14, 1906 - July 17, 1906

William A. Mercer provides the cost of returning 35 students to their homes in Alaska on account of expired terms of enrollment and ill health.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
E. Corbett Submits Resignation as Assistant Seamstress
July 16, 1906

E. Corbett submits her resignation as assistant seamstress at the Carlisle Indian School due to her health. William A. Mercer forwards the resignation to the Office of Indian Affairs and requests it to be accepted.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Office Informed Benedict Cox Has Not Reported for Duty
July 16, 1906

William A. Mercer informs the Office of Indian Affairs that Benedict A. Cox who was appointed to the mason position at the Carlisle Indian School has not reported for duty.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
E. H. Colegrove's Request for Leave of Absence
July 17, 1906

W. A. Mercer forwards disciplinarian E. H. Colegrove's application for a 24-day leave of absence. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Sketch of Ground for New Hospital Building
July 18-20, 1906

W. G. Thompson discusses the excavation for the new hospital building and provides a sketch of the ground on which the hospital is being built.

Format: Blueprints/Architectural Drawings, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Funds and Regular Employee Pay, First Quarter 1906
July 19, 1906

Estimate of funds for the first quarter of 1906 amounting to $68,102.90 for support of the school and for transportation of Indian supplies, $13,915.00 of which is for regular employee pay.

Format: Financial Documents
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Eight Certificates of Attendance at Summer School
July 20 - September 18, 1906

Major W. A. Mercer forwards certificates of attendance at summer school for eight employees: Emma H. Foster, Mariette Wood, Cora B. Hawk, Mary A. Yarnall, Hattie M. McDowell, Frances R. Scales, Sarah E. Gedney, and John L. Walters.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Harry Brown Requests Information to Make a Bid to Build New Hospital
July 21, 1906

Harry G. Brown requests information regarding the proposed hospital at the Carlisle Indian School in order to make a bid to erect the building.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Michael A. Buffalo Requests Reinstatement to the Indian Service
July 21, 1906 - July 30, 1906

William A. Mercer forwards a letter from Michael A. Buffalo and provides him a recommendation to reinstate him in the Indian Service.

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

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