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Indian Bureau , District Superin tendent

Peyton CARTER, District Superin tendent, Indian Bureau.


CARTER, Peyton was born on June 13, 1870 in Preble Company, Ohio, United States. Son of John Presley and Clementine (Harshman) Carter.


Kansas State Normal, 1893. Colorado Springs College. Kansas State TJ., Bachelor of Laws, 1901.

Minnesota State University, 1929.


Superintendent, Philippine Insular School of Commerce, Manila, Philippine Islands, 1906-1909. Chief of Schools, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Washington, District of Columbia, 1909-1914. Supervisor of Indian Schools, for states of N. and S. Dakota.

Montana, Nebraska, Minnesota, North Carolina, and Mississippi, 1920-1926. District Superintendent, Indian Service, for states of Minnesota, Wisconsin, Mich, and Iowa, since 1925.


Spouse Carrie Neptune, 1898, Chapman, Kansas.