1914

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Inquiry into Account of Herbert Sickles
July 20, 1914 - September 28, 1914

These materials include correspondence concerning the account of Herbert Sickles, which was closed and the funds forfeited to the Carlisle Indian School's Emergency Fund upon Sickles' departure. 

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Authorization to Pay Students for Extra Harvesting Labor
July 21, 1914 - September 28, 1915

These materials include correspondence regarding a request to pay irregular student labor for harvesting grain planted at the Carlisle Indian School which exceeded the previous fiscal authorization.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Fiscal Request to Pay for Emergency Supplies
July 21, 1914

Carlisle Indian School Oscar H. Lipps requests authority from the Commissioner of Indian Affairs to spend $250.00 for emergency supplies until contract supplies arrive.

Format: Financial Documents
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Fiscal Request to Pay for Incidental Expenses
July 21, 1914

Carlisle Indian School Oscar H. Lipps requests authority from the Commissioner of Indian Affairs to spend $100.00 "for incidental expenses" relating to "the administration of the Carlisle Indian School."

Format: Financial Documents
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Pay for Materials to Reproduce Indian Art Designs
July 21, 1914

Carlisle Indian School Oscar H. Lipps requests authority from the Commissioner of Indian Affairs to spend $250.00 "for engraving, mounting, and making plates and plats of Indian art designs for catalogue and magazine work."

Format: Financial Documents
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Death of Annie S. Ely, Former Head of the Outing Department
July 27, 1914

Commissioner of Indian Affairs Cato Sells writes to Warner Thompson regarding the death of Annie S. Ely, the former head of the Outing Department at the Carlisle Indian School. Commissioner Sells praises Ely's record of nearly 30 years in that department.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Alter Admission Policy for Oklahoma Nations
July 28, 1914 - May 3, 1915

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Superintendent Oscar H. Lipps to change admission rules for students from the Five Civilized Tribes in Oklahoma. Prior to Lipps request, students from these Nations were required to pay both tuition and transportation. The revision...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Teacher for Possible New Practical Building Class
July 28, 1914 - August 5, 1914

Representative A. Mitchell Palmer recommends Carnegie Technical School Professor J. H. Nolen to be teacher of an upcoming practical building course at the Carlisle Indian School. 

Commissioner of Indian Affairs Cato Sells informs Palmer that the creation of the position is not official...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Return Mary Shomin Home
July 30, 1914 - September 9, 1914

These materials include correspondence regarding a request to have Mary Shomin returned to her home at Government expense following the expiration of her term.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Guidance on New Vacation Request Policy
August 7-25, 1914

These materials include correspondence and a government document regarding a new policy for vacation requests. Superintendent Oscar H. Lipps notes that, because the Circular outlining the policy was received late, some students did not fill out the necessary Vacation Request Form. Lipps requests...

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment of Winona Isabell Jordan
August 11-20, 1914

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Louisa Jordan to enroll her daughter Winona Isabell Jordan at the Carlisle Indian School to learn the dressmaking trade. The request is denied, and Jordan is recommended to enroll her daughter in public schools until she is the...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Information about the Carlisle Indian School by Abendschule
August 12, 1914 - May 4, 1926

This material includes a request the Louis Lange Publishing Company, publishers of the German magazine Abendschule, for information about the history of the Carlisle Indian School. This information, along with a list of further readings and some photographs, were supplied by the...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Enroll Kempton Children
August 15, 1914 - September 16, 1914

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by S. S. Kempton to have an exemption granted so his three children could enroll at the Carlisle Indian School. The request is denied.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Donation from Ropes Sisters in Massachusetts
August 17, 1914 - September 17, 1914

Supervisor in Charge of the Carlisle Indian School Oscar H. Lipps writes to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs regarding a $5,000 donation from sisters Mary P. and Eliza O. Ropes in 1908. He states that the money was given to former Superintendent Moses Friedman, who gave the money to a board of...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Notice of Illness of Sarah Parkhurst
August 26, 1914

This document contains corresponence concerning the appendicitis case of Sarah Parkhurst. This includes a medical bill. 

Format: Financial Documents
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Discussion of Industry at the Lake Mohonk Conference, 1914
August 31, 1914 - October 10, 1914

These materials include correspondence on the topic of industry, which arose from the 1914 Lake Mohonk Conference.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Commission a Deputy to Halt the Sale of Liquor
August 31, 1914

Assistant Commissioner E. B. Meritt informs Chief Special officer Henry A. Larson that Carlisle Indian School Supervisor Lipps would like to commissioner Laborer Edward Corbett as a Deputy. Lipps would like Corbett to be a deputy tasked with suppressing the sale of liquor to Indian students in...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Police Escort from Carlisle to Oklahoma
September 3-5, 1914

These materials include a request from Superintendent Kelsey of the Union Agency to have a police officer escort three boys from Carlisle to Oklahoma.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Expend $102.80, Fiscal Year 1914-1915
September 4, 1914 - March 6, 1915

Supervisor in Charge Oscar H. Lipps requests to spend $100.00 from the "Indian School, Carlisle, Pa., 1915" fund for the payment of incidental expenses incurred in the administration of the school. A few weeks later, he calls attention to his request. A few months after that, Lipps requests...

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment of Hampton Thomas
September 18-28, 1914

These materials include correspondence regarding a request to enroll Hampton Thomas, a member of the Choctaw Nation, who sought an exemption to enroll due to being over the age of 21.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for 1914 Investigation Report by H. M. Lippincott
September 19-24, 1914

These materials include a request by H. M. Lippincott, Secretary of the General Alumni Association of the University of Pennsylvania, for a copy of the final report of the 1914 Congressional Investigation into the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
School Circular Order on Economy and Waste
September 19-29, 1914

These materials include correspondence and a circular internal to the Carlisle Indian School regarding economy and waste in the school's industrial departments.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Enroll from D. H. McMillan
September 21, 1914 - October 12, 1914

These materials include a request by D. H. McMillan to be granted an exception in order to enroll at the Carlisle Indian School as a student over the age of 21. The request was denied as McMillan was from Robeson County, North Carolina in addition to his age.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Permit Enrollment of Eugene McCauley at Haskell
September 21, 1914 - October 5, 1914

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from Dora B. McCauley that her brother Eugene McCauley be granted a release from Carlisle in order to take up stenographic work at the Haskell Institute in Lawrence, Kansas. Eugene McCauley reportedly ran away from Carlisle after...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for 1914 Investigation Report by J. Washington Logue
September 22-25, 1914

These materials include a request by Representative J. Washington Logue for a copy of the final report of the 1914 Congressional Investigation of the Carlisle Indian School.

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

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