1918

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Requests by Rose Shenoskey
January 2, 1918 - May 20, 1919

These materials contain requests from Rose Shenoskey to release her daughter Mary Shenoskey from Carlisle, and regarding the allotment of her son Samuel Leo who was serving in the United States Army in France during World War I.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Revised Outing Policy for 1918
January 10-21, 1918

These materials include correspondence regarding a revised outing policy for the summer of 1918 to met the demand for agricultural work while also satisfying newly established academic requirements.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Need for New Coal Contractor after previous Contractor Steals from School
January 15 - March 28, 1918

Superintendent John Francis Jr. informs Commissioner of Indian Affairs Cato Sells that his nigh watchman caught one of John Griffin's drivers stealing coal from the Carlisle Indian School under the direction of Griffin, who contracts with the school to haul coal from the side track to the school...

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Inspection Report of Elsie E. Newton for January 1918
January 25, 1918 - February 16, 1918

These materials include correspondence and a report regarding Supervisor Elsie E. Newton's inspection of facilities and activities for female students at the Carlisle Indian School. Newton discusses topics including girls' dormitories, the school matron, the Domestic Science and Housekeeping...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Funds for Incidental Expenses in Fiscal Year 1918
January 30, 1918 - February 6, 1918

Carlisle Indian School Superintendent John Francis Jr. requests funds be allotted to the "Indiay Moneys, Proceeds of Labor Carlisle School" and "Miscellaneous Receipts Class 4" accounts to cover incidental expenses for fiscal year 1918.

E. B. Meritt allots a total of $4228.71 to the two...

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
List of 1918 Graduates
February 1-4, 1918

This document contains a list of the senior graduating class of 1918. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Complaint by Jerome Sultuska Against Wallace Denny
February 6, 1918 - March 27, 1918

This material includes correspondence regarding an incident where Jerome Sultuska had been accused of chewing tobacco. Sultuska complained of harsh discipline and racial insults at the hands of Disciplinarian Wallace Denny. Carlisle's Superintendent and the Commissioner of Indian Affairs both...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Montreville Yuda Lecture on Shipbuilding
March 1-5, 1918

This document contains correspondence concerning former student Montreville Yuda and his desire to teach a lecture on shipbuilding. Yuda was a shipbuilder with the Emergency Fleet Corporation in Newport News, Virginia. Carlisle's superintendent suggested that such a lecture would be...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Funds for "Indian School Transportation 1918" Account
March 8, 1918 - March 29, 1918

Carlisle Indian School Superintendent John Francis Jr. requests additional funds be alloted to the "Indian School Transportation 1918" account. Assistant Commissioner of Indian Affairs E. B. Meritt informs Francis that there's no money to give him and suggests he uses Class IV moneys to cover...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Return Andrew Peters
March 12, 1918 - May 23, 1918

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request for the return home of Andrew Peters to Breed, Wisconsin to assist his family on their farm.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Andrew Cuellar's Return to Carlisle from the Army
March 15-29, 1918

This material includes correspondence between Superintendent John Francis Jr. and Assistant Commissioner E. B. Merritt concerning the return of Andrew Cuellar to Carlisle after attempted enlistment in the Army.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Draft Eligibility for Luther H. Jacobs
March 15-16, 1918

This material includes correspondence between Luther H. Jacobs and Assistant Commisioner E. B. Merritt concerning Jacobs's eligibility to enter the army draft. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Wages and Employment of George Green
March 18, 1918 - April 8, 1918

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request by George Green to find work which pays more than the wages he was making on outing.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Selection of Andrew Cuellar for Special Work in Military Intelligence
March 21, 1918 - April 10, 1918

These materials include correspondence between Superintendent John Francis Jr. and Colonel R. H. Van Deman concerning student Andrew Cuellar, and his selection for special work in the Military Intelligence Branch during the First World War. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Return Emma Williams and George Horn
April 4-13, 1918

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request to return Emma Williams and George Horn to their homes.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Inquiry into Enrollment of William Gayton
April 15, 1918 - June 20, 1918

These materials contain correspondence regarding an inquiry into the enrollment of William Gayton upon a request by his father. The enrollment of other students is also discussed.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Errors in Average Attendance Calculations for 1918
April 22, 1918 - May 18, 1918

These materials contain correspondence regarding the an error in the calculation of monthly and quarterly average student attendance rates resulting from counting outing pupils in only the former calculation.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Condemnation and Sale of Unserviceable Property, 1918
April 23, 1918 - July 1, 1918

These materials include correspondence and survey forms regarding unserviceable property at the Carlisle Indian School. Some of the condemned supplies was approved for sale on the open market.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Overage Graduates of the Class of 1918
April 24, 1918

These materials include a question and answer of how many graduates of the Class of 1918 will be over the age of 18.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Inspection Report of W.S. Coleman for May 1918
May 1, 1918

This material includes the May 1918 inspection of the Carlisle Indian School by W. S. Coleman. The included correspondence between Commissioner of Indian Affairs Cato Sells and Coleman discusses the health conditions of outing students and the general campus, conditions at the school farm, and...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Sarah Celia Monteith Competency Evaluation
May 2, 1918 - April 29, 1919

This document contains correspondence concerning former student Sarah Celia Monteith, and her certificate of competency for self-administration of trust allotments. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Return Andrew and Mary Peters
May 3, 1918 - July 2, 1918

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request by Libbie P. Charles to have her children Andrew and Mary Peters returned home.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Possibility of Sending Indian School Graduates to Penn State
May 16, 1918 - June 8, 1918

Carlisle Indian School Principal Teacher C. W. Blair writes to Pennsylvania State College Registrar Professor A. H. Espenshade about designing curriculum that would prepare students to attend college. He sends an example of what classes an Indian School student would take and asks Blair if that...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Alex Washington's Request To Serve In The Army
May 20, 1918 - June 15, 1918

This material includes correspondence between Alex Washington and Commisioner Cato Sells concerning Washington's desire to transfer his employment to the ship-building plant at Hog Island, Pennsylvania.  

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Cynthia Cornelius to Return Home
May 21, 1918 - June 6, 1918

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request by Sampson Cornelius to have his daughter Cynthia returned home to West De Pere, Wisconsin for her summer vacation from Carlisle.

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

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