1913

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Enrollment of Carlisle Students in Art School in Philadelphia
January 28, 1908 - February 26, 1914

Howard Fremont Stratton, Director of the Art Department at the School of Industrial Art of the Pennsylvania Museum, asks Commissioner of Indian Affairs Cato Sells why the Bureau of Indian Affairs does not pay the living expenses of Indian students, many of whom formerly attended Carlisle,...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Personnel File of Nellie Robertson Denny, Clerk and Outing Manager
June 11, 1910 - May 1, 1918

Personnel file of Nellie Robertson Denny, who served as the Clerk of the Carlisle Indian School from 1900 to 1912 and from 1914 to 1918. She also served as Outing Manager for the Carlisle Indian School from 1908 to 1912. Robertson Denny was a graduate of Carlisle's class of 1890, and was married...

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Personnel File of Wallace Denny, Assistant Disciplinarian
June 11, 1910 - September 2, 1918

Personnel file of Wallace Denny, who served as Assistant Disciplinarian of the Carlisle Indian School from sometime before 1910 until 1918. Denny was a member of Carlisle's class of 1906, and was married to Nellie Robertson Denny.

The file contains quarterly employee reports, letters of...

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence, Photographs, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment by Moses P. Kogechiwan
September 11, 1911 - April 30, 1917

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Moses P. Kogechiwan to enroll at the Carlisle Indian School as well as letters of recommendation.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Re-Enrollment of Henry P. Sutton
October 6, 1911 - March 7, 1914

These materials include correspondence regarding requests for Henry P. Sutton to enter the Carlisle Indian School in order to take a commercial course. Sutton was initially due to his physical health but was later enrolled after paying his own transportation to the school.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Carlisle Alumni Association Update
May 28, 1912 - June 12, 1914

These materials include correspondence regarding the Alumni Association of the Carlisle Indian School including its new constitution, a new building in Carlisle, and other news.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Return Home of Mitchell Herne
October 2, 1912 - May 13, 1913

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Peter Herne to have his son Mitchell Herne withdrawn from the Carlisle Indian School and returned home.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Enrollment Requirements for Non-Reservation Boarding Schools
October 8, 1912 - December 24, 1914

These materials include correspondence discussing appropriate requirements for enrollment in government-funded Indian schools. Carlisle's superintendent, Oscar H. Lipps, argues that Carlisle should focus on educating only those Native American children who do not have the financial means or...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Funds Owed to Carrie Dunbar
December 14, 1912 - January 18, 1913

These materials include correspondence from Francis Dunbar concerning her request to close the account of her deceased sister, Carrie Dunbar. 

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment of Max La Chapelle and Esley Oden
December 19, 1912 - January 28, 1913

These materials include correspondence regarding a request to enroll Esley Oden and Max La Chapelle at the Carlisle Indian School. The two were initially denied admittance due to their home being near public schools.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
List of Musicians for Indian Service Employment
January 3-6, 1913

This document contains a list of student musicians recommended for possible Indian Service employment. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Approval of Participation of Band in Inaugural Parade
January 8-11, 1913

This material includes correspondence between Superintendent Moses Friedman and the Commissioner of Indian Affairs on the approval of the Indian School band to participate in the upcoming inaugural parade.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Notice of Illness of Mollie Mantell
January 8-10, 1913

This document contains correspondence concerning the appendicitis case of Mollie Mantell. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Test Cattle Herd for Tuberculosis, 1913
January 8-16, 1913

Acting Chief of the Bureau of Animal Industry A. M. Farrington asks if the Bureau of Indian Affairs would like the Carlisle Indian School's cattle herd tested for tuberculosis.

Second Assistant Commissioner of Indian Affairs C. F. Hauke informs Chief of the Bureau A. D. Melvin that he...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Plan to Test Cattle for Tuberculosis, 1913
January 18-25, 1913

Superintendent Moses Friedman asks the Chief of the Bureau of Animal Industry to send a veterinarian to inspect Carlisle's dairy herd, noting that they built a new dairy barn based on his suggestions. Acting Chief A. M. Farrington orders an inspector to test the herd.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment of Nora and Jerome Slattery
January 18, 1913 - June 2, 1913

These materials include correspondence regarding the applications of Nora and Jerome Slattery at the Carlisle Indian School. Their applications were accepted.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Correspondence Regarding Cecelia Harto
January 26, 1913 - June 12, 1913

These materials include correspondence regarding Cecelia Harto's health, as well as complaints about food. Harto was released following a request by her grandfather, Antoine Denomie.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Enrollment of Edward Woods
February 14 - March 7, 1913

These materials include correspondence related to the enrollment of Edward Woods. Woods, orphaned as a child, spent a number of years drifting across the United States before ending up in Baltimore, where he was picked up as a vagrant and taken in by the Federated Charities of Baltimore. C.V....

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Unrestricted Trust Funds by Emma Newashe
February 17, 1913 - April 8, 1913

These materials include correspondence concerning Emma Newashe's request to have unrestricted use of her trust funds on deposit to her credit. 

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Resignation of Georgie H. Kelly and Edith W. Kinkead
February 19, 1913

Superintendent Moses Friedman informs the Commissioner of Indian Affairs that Georgie H. Kelly and Edith W Kinkead have resigned. He recommends that, in the future, employees who will stay at the school on a more permanent basis be hired.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment by Alfonso Rodart
February 24-27, 1913

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Alfonso Rodart to enter a government-run school such as Carlisle. C. F. Hauke rejected the request, as Rodart did not specify a trade and he already had the equivalent of Carlisle's academic education

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment of Daughter of Joseph K. Griffis
March 4-8, 1913

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Joseph K. Griffis to have his daughter enrolled at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
1913 Commencement Program
March 13, 1913

This pamphlet for the 1913 Commencement of the Carlisle Indian School includes the program for both the Baccalaureate Services and the Union Meeting of Christian Associations, which both took place on Sunday, March 13.  A number of hymns and songs were performed for each service.

Format: Memorabilia and Ephemera
Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
Results from Cattle Tuberculosis Test, 1913
March 18-31, 1913

Acting Chief of the Bureau of Animal Industry A. M. Farrington informs the Commissioner of Indian Affairs that they tested the cattle herd at the Carlisle Indian School for tuberculosis in January, 1913. Of 46 total cows, 34 were healthy. The remaining 12 were slaughtered in Harrisburg and...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Enroll Member of Six Nations Reserve of Canada
March 24, 1913 - April 3, 1913

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by K. C. Steele, an American citizen, to enroll an acquaintance from the Six Nation Reserve in Brantford, Canada at the Carlisle Indian School to study dentistry. Steele's request is denied, as no Indian School in the United States...

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

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