1912

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Enclosure of Two Bill Claims
June 12-13, 1912

Carlisle Indian School Superintendent Moses Friedman encloses and endorses two bill claims from the American Laundry Machinery Company and the Crane Company.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Return Home of Hugh Wheelock
June 15 - August 30, 1912

These materials include materials related to a request by James Riley Wheelock to have his brother, Hugh Wheelock, released from the Carlisle Indian School. James claimed that his brother was being held at the school to prevent him from playing in Wheelock's band, and to make him play for the Carlisle football team. James further claimed that…

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Enrollment of Two Alaskan Students Brought by William Foster
June 24, 1912 - September 20, 1912

These materials include correspondence regarding two Alaskan individuals, George Cushing and Charles Foster, brought to the Carlisle Indian School by William Foster. Both boys desired to enroll in the Carlisle Indian School.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Enclosure of Bill Claim from Crane Company
June 25, 1912 - June 26, 1912

Carlisle Indian School Superintendent Moses Friedman encloses and endorses a bill claim for $2.50 from the Crane Company.

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National Archives and Records Administration
Correspondence Regarding Henry Ankle
June 26, 1912 - July 22, 1912

This material includes correspondence regarding Henry Ankle, his location, and his status as a student at Carlisle.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Authorizing Funds for Henderson Farm Lease
June 27, 1912

Superintendent Moses Friedman requests authorization to spend $400 for fiscal year 1913 in order to pay the lease of the Henderson Tract, which is used for "pasture and other purposes."

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Financial Documents
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National Archives and Records Administration
Solicitation of a Doctor to Give Talks on Personal Hygiene to Female Students
July 7, 1912 - August 15, 1912

Dr. Rachel R. Williams informs Carlisle Indian School Superintendent Moses Friedman that, for a fee of $100, she could come to the school for a week to lecture on personal hygiene to small groups of female students. Friedman forwards Williams' letter to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs and praises the value of her talks to the students last…

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Question Regarding Missionary Work Among Indians
July 8, 1912 - July 13, 1912

The "Mission Study Class" member James Keating asks the Commissioner of Indian Affairs for information on "Denominational Missionary Work" and for the name of the Carlisle Indian School Superintendent. Commissioner R. G. Valentine sends Keating copies of the Commissioner's Annual Report for 1909, 1910, and 1911 and informs him that the…

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Issues with United Electric Company Contract
July 9 - August 28, 1912

Carlisle Indian School Superintendent Moses Friedman encloses a contract with the United Electric Company for electricity for industrial motors and another contract for the rental of the Henderson Farm. 

Acting Commissioner of Indian Affairs C. F. Hauke returns the electricity contract and points out various issues with it. He refuses to…

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Funds Owed to Grace Kieh
July 12, 1912 - August 19, 1912

This document contains correspondence concerning a request by Patrick Verney to access the accounts of his deceased wife, Grace Kieh. 

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Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Reference to Postive Reports of the Outing System
July 18 - 23, 1912

These materials contain correspondence referencing positive experiences of a patron and student on the outing system at Carlisle.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Letters And Articles Concerning Jim Thorpe's Olympic Victories
July 22, 1912- July 31, 1912

This material includes letters and articles about the success of Jim Thorpe at the Stockholm Olympics. This includes a newspaper article as well as a personal letter of congratulations from the Commissioner of Indian Affairs. 

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Letters/Correspondence, Newspapers and Magazines
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment for Samuel Dana
July 22, 1912

These materials include correspondence notifying Samuel Dana that his application for admission to the Carlisle Indian School was referred to the Superintendent of the School.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Use Carlisle Indian School for Convention Accomodation
July 24, 1912 - August 7, 1912

Moses Friedman forwards the request of Charles H. Kutz, Chairman of the Patriotic Order Sons of America Committee, to use the Carlisle Indian School dormitory buildings for accommodating delegates of the State Patriotic Order Sons of America delegates. Some newspaper clippings about the group are also included. Friedman asks that the request be…

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Edward Whalen Enrollment Correspondence
July 27, 1912 - September 24, 1912

This material includes correspondence regarding the enrollment of Edward Whalen to the Carlisle Indian School. Whalen attended the Pipestone Indian School before coming to Carlisle.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment for Jose Gonzalo
August 1-20, 1912

These materials include correspondence regarding a request to enroll Jose Gonzalo at the Carlisle Indian School.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment for Harold E. Bruce
August 6 - 29, 1912

These materials include correspondence regarding a request to enroll Harold E. Bruce at the Carlisle Indian School.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment at Non-Reservation School by Josephine Hufford
August 7, 1912 - September 5, 1912

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Josephine Hufford to enter a non-reservation Indian School in order to continue her education.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Issue with a Contract for 100 Tons of Coal from B. Nicoll & Company
August 8, 1912

The Manager of the B. Nicoll & Company acknowledges receipt of a contract from Carlisle Indian School Superintendent John Francis Jr. to furnish the school 100 tons of coal and informs Francis that they cannot sign it because the contract states that they are a corporation when they are not. The Manager would still like to sell the school…

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Jim Thorpe Postcard
August 10, 1912

Postcard featuring Jim Thorpe throwing a shotput. Back highlights the date of the parade honoring Thorpe and Lewis Tewanima.

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Memorabilia and Ephemera
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
Request for Enrollment of Lois Cook
August 13, 1912 - September 5, 1912

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Mrs. E. A. Pierce to enroll her granddaughter Lois Cook at the Carlisle Indian School, where her sister Esther Cook was also enrolled.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment of Elizabeth Webster in Commercial Work
August 15-26, 1912

These materials include correspondence regarding a request to Elizabeth Webster to take courses at the commercial department of the Carlisle Indian School.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Invitation to Reception Honoring Olympic Athletes
August 16, 1912

Invitation to a reception honoring Olympic Athletes Jim Thorpe and Lewis Tewanima and an envelope addressed to L. B. Harnish

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Memorabilia and Ephemera
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Cumberland County Historical Society
Reception in Honor of Olympic Athletes
August 16, 1912

Program for the reception honoring Jim Thorpe, Lewis Tewanmia, and Glenn Warner. Includes the list of participants, route of the parade, and the schedule.

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Memorabilia and Ephemera
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
Request for Enrollment for David Sopin
August 17, 1912

These materials include correspondence notifying David Sopin that his application for admission to the Carlisle Indian School was referred to the Superintendent of the School.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration