This system will be undergoing maintenance June 27th between 8:00AM and 12:00PM CDT.

Letter to Mr. Scott from Sam B. Davis regarding the enrollment of George Horn

Description

Letter regarding the enrollment and arrival of George Horn at Genoa Indian School.

Physical Description

1 p.

Creation Information

Davis, Sam B. September 17, 1915.

Context

This letter is part of the collection entitled: American Indians Archive Collection and was provided by the United States National Archives and Records Administration to The Gateway to Oklahoma History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this letter can be viewed below.

Who

People and organizations associated with either the creation of this letter or its content.

Author

Contributor

  • Scott, Mr. Superintendent, Darlington Indian School

Audiences

We've identified this letter as a primary source within our collections. Researchers, educators, and students may find this letter useful in their work.

Provided By

United States National Archives and Records Administration

Congress established the National Archives in 1934 to preserve and care for the records of the U.S. Government. Previously, federal records were kept in various basements, attics, abandoned buildings, and other storage places with little security or concern for storage conditions. In 1935, Archives staff and WPA workers began to survey federal records and the next year the first batch of federal records were transferred to the new National Archives Building in Washington, DC.

Contact Us

What

Descriptive information to help identify this letter. Follow the links below to find similar items on the Gateway.

Description

Letter regarding the enrollment and arrival of George Horn at Genoa Indian School.

Physical Description

1 p.

Subjects

Keyword

Library of Congress Subject Headings

Language

Item Type

Identifier

Unique identifying numbers for this letter in the Gateway or other systems.

Relationships

Collections

This letter is part of the following collections of related materials.

American Indians Archive Collection

Oklahoma Historical Society Manuscript Collection

A variety of records drawn from the larger tangible manuscript archives held by the Oklahoma Historical Society.

Related Items

Application for George Horn for transfer to Genoa Indian School (Text)

Application for George Horn for transfer to Genoa Indian School

Application for the enrollment of George Horn at the Genoa Indian School, Genoa Nebraska. Application includes birth date, names of parents, and previous school attendance.

Relationship to this item: (References)

ark:/67531/metadc1873110

What responsibilities do I have when using this letter?

When

Dates and time periods associated with this letter.

Creation Date

  • September 17, 1915

Added to The Gateway to Oklahoma History

  • Jan. 3, 2022, 7:05 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • March 31, 2022, 2:49 p.m.

Usage Statistics

When was this letter last used?

Congratulations! It looks like you are the first person to view this item online.

Where

Geographical information about where this letter originated or about its content.

Coordinates

  • 41.448624, -97.730608

Map Information

  • map marker Precise coordinates.
  • map marker Place Name coordinates. (May be approximate.)
  • Repositioning map may be required for optimal printing.

Mapped Locations

Interact With This Letter

Here are some suggestions for what to do next.

Enlarge

International Image Interoperability Framework

IIF Logo

We support the IIIF Presentation API

Davis, Sam B. Letter to Mr. Scott from Sam B. Davis regarding the enrollment of George Horn, letter, September 17, 1915; (https://gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc1873112/: accessed June 26, 2022), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, https://gateway.okhistory.org; crediting United States National Archives and Records Administration.

Back to Top of Screen