Letters/Correspondence

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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...

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Pay Due to Two Teachers Leaving in Early 1894
January 26, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt provides information related to the leave of absence taken by Della F. Botsford and the amount of pay due her and Clara C. McAdam upon their separation.

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Forwards Recommendation of Board of Survey for Disposal of Supplies
January 29, 1894 - January 31, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt forwards recommendations of a Board of Survey concerning disposal of various supplies for sale, repair, or destruction.

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Correspondence Regarding Della F. Botsford
February 2, 1894 - February 21, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt submits correspondence regarding Della F. Botsford, a teacher at the Carlisle Indian School.

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Pratt Forwards Additional Bill for Treatment of Seth Clear Eyes
February 7, 1894 - February 19, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt forwards bill covering the medical attendance for the treatment of Seth Clear Eyes at the St. Joseph's Hospital.

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Request to Lift Prohibition of Enrolling New York Students
February 7, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt requests that the prohibition on new students from the New York Agencies be lifted. Pratt cites various requests from parents and others to send students to Carlisle. As a result he suggests replacing students from New York who have left with those willing to pay their way to...

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Pratt Responds to Request to Enroll Peter Deer
February 9, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt responds to a request by Thomas Dominic to enroll Peter Deer at the Carlisle Indian School.

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Pratt Responds to Request to Re-Enroll Peter Deer
February 9, 1894 - February 13, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding a request to re-enroll Peter Deer at the Carlisle Indian School.

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Carlisle Able to Receive Students Displaced by Fire at Pine Ridge
February 10, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that the Carlisle Indian School can take care of a large number of students displaced by the fire at the Pine Ridge Agency Boarding School.

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Pratt Withdraws Approval of Botsford's Transfer
February 13, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that he is withdrawing his approval and recommendation of the transfer of Della F. Botsford.

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Request for the Return of Sallie Face
February 13, 1894

Charles G. Penney, Acting U. S. Indian Agent for the Pine Ridge Agency, requests the return from the Carlisle Indian School of Sallie Face (here Sally Face) from the Carlisle Indian School.

Daniel G. Browning forwards copy of the letter to Richard Henry Pratt with a directive to transfer...

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Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Request to Return Sallie Face
February 14, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt responds to the request to return Sallie Face to her home.

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Chiefs from Various Agencies Coming to Carlisle Commencement
February 21, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that students from the Kiowa and Comanche Agency as well as the Cheyenne and Arapaho Agency have contributed funds to allow one chief from each Nation to attend commencement ceremonies.

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

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