Letters/Correspondence

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Oscar Warden Requests to be Returned Home
October 16, 1893 - December 14, 1893

Charles G. Penney, Acting U.S. Indian Agent for the Pine Ridge Agency, forwards a letter from Oscar Warden to his father Martin Pretty Back requesting he arrange for his return home.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Funds, Second Quarter 1894
October 21, 1893

Estimate of funds for the second quarter of 1894 amounting to $18,629.41 for support of the school, of which $10,205.00 is for regular employee pay. 

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Clarification on Henry M. Hudelson's Request for Leave of Absence
November 13, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt advises the Commissioner of Indian Affairs that teacher H. M. Hudelson is entitled to 19 days leave of absence. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Diseases and Injuries, October 1893
November 15, 1893

Carlos Montezuma, the school physician, compiles the monthly sanitary report for October 1893.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Informs Office of Installation of Electric Lights
November 15, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that he has gone ahead and installed electric lights using the Charity Fund and believing that there would be no objection if the annual cost was less than the previous system. Pratt indicates that there was a small increase in price which...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Maps and Diagrams
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Office Inquiry Regarding Appointment of Teachers
November 17, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that T. L. Deavor and Henry M. Hudelson are unable to continue in their present roles due to health and he forwards the name of Philip Drum to replace Hudelson.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Mary A. Smith Requests Enrollment of Two New York Students
November 20, 1893

Mary A. Smith requests permission from the Office of Indian Affairs to have two New York students enrolled at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report of Henry M. Hudelson's Leave of Absence
November 29, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt sends a letter to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs advising him that he received his letter granting teacher Henry M. Hudelson 9 days leave of absence, which Hudelson took from November 11th to November 19th.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Fanny G. Paull's Application for Leave of Absence
December 1, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt forwards teacher Fanny G. Paull's application for a 30-day leave of absence due to sickness. Pratt also sends school physician Carlos Montezuma's recommendation for Paull to take a leave of absence for her "incipient nervous prostration."

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Reports the Death of Annie R. Jordan
December 2, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt reports the death of Annie R. Jordan, head of the Laundry Department, to the Office of Indian Affairs.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests Teaching Position be Abolished and Replaced with Assistant
December 4, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt requests that the position of teacher previously held by Henry M. Hudelson be abolished and an assistant teacher position which does not fall under the Civil Service Commission be created.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Starting Date of Fanny G. Paull's Leave of Absence
December 4, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt sends a telegram to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs requesting to have Fanny G. Paull's leave of absence begin on December 15th. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Request to Bring Students from Cherokee, North Carolina
December 8, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt requests to take a party of students from Cherokee, North Carolina to the Carlisle Indian School. Pratt notes that the local boarding school is overcrowded and their is great interest among students and parents to be educated at Carlisle.

Pratt further discusses that...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Circular Regarding Normal School in New Mexico
December 19, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs circular letter regarding students for a Normal Training School in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Pratt notes that Carlisle has had some limited success in producing students for Normal Schools and further advocates for placing students among...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Pay Estate of Annie R. Jordan Amount Owed Her
December 20, 1893

Cover letter in which Richard Henry Pratt forwards accounts of Annie R. Jordan who is recently deceased. Pratt requests to pay the amount due Jordan directly to her husband.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Shelby's Complaint Regarding Henry Horse Looking
December 26, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt provides a copy of his letter sent to M. D. Shelby, Acting Superintendent of the Genoa Indian School, in which he provides justification for providing transportation to Henry Horse Looking to Carlisle.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Annual Medical Estimate Blank Forms
December 29, 1893

Captain Richard Henry Pratt sends a letter to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs requesting a supply of blank annual medical estimate forms.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
M. D. Shelby Requests Answer Regarding Recruiting Students from Genoa
December 20, 1893

M. D. Shelby, Acting Superintendent of the Genoa School, requests an answer from Richard Henry Pratt as to why he is furnishing transportation to students of the Genoa School without communicating with the Superintendent.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Clara McAdam Requests Transfer to Another Indian School
January 6, 1894

Clara C. McAdam requests a transfer to another Indian School as a teacher due to her health. Richard Henry Pratt forwards the request along with his request that it be looked upon favorably.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Della Botsford Requests Transfer to Another Indian School
January 6, 1894

Della F. Botsford requests a transfer to a different Indian School as a teacher due to her health.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Letter Regarding Finances of Susie Farwell
January 6, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding $300 to the credit of Susie Farwell. Pratt notes that Farwell can place her money at the school and that he recommends her request be granted.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Probationary Report on T. Marcellus Marshall as a Teacher
January 6, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt forwards and seconds the statement of O. H. Bakeless regarding the performance of T. Marcellus Marshall as his probationary period comes to a close.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Returns Letter from Daniel McDougan
January 16, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt notes that he is enclosing a letter of Daniel McDougan with endorsement and also a certificate to the identity of Joseph Black Bear.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Funds, Third Quarter 1894
January 18, 1894

Estimate of funds for the third quarter of 1894 amounting to $18,952.79 for support of the school.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Confirms Identity of Elias Stanton
January 18, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding Elias Stanton. Pratt returns Stanton's letter along with an endorsement of his identity.

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

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