Letters/Correspondence

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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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Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
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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Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
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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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.

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Pratt Follows Up on Request for Chiefs to Visit Carlisle for Commencement
February 23, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt requests answer to his previous telegram seeking authority to have a number of chiefs visit Carlisle for the commencement ceremonies.

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Request to Send Home Purcell Powlas
February 23, 1895

S. S. Burleson requests the return of Purcell Powlas at the request of his parents from the Carlisle Indian School.

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Request to Have Parker and Lone Wolf Travel to Washington D.C.
February 24, 1894 - February 28, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt forwards letter requesting his assistance in having Quanah Parker and Lone Wolf come to Washington D. C. to discuss a proposed treaty before Congress.

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Request to Enroll Two Students from Chemawa Indian School
March 1, 1894 - March 9, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a letter from Stella M. Cannon, teacher at the Chemawa Indian School, requesting that two students be enrolled at the Carlisle Indian School. Pratt notes that he can arrange the transfer of the two students in order to have them continue their education at a higher...

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Pratt Requests Authority to Pay Expenses in Recovery of Two Runaway Students
March 5, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to pay expenses incurred in the return of two runaway pupils located near Winchester, Virginia.

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Request to Return Incorrect Supply Order
March 6, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt requests the return of a hundred pairs of Canal Hames which were sent by the Warehouse instead of the Concord Hames as requested.

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Anna S. Luckenbach's Application for Annual Leave of Absence
March 9, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt forwards Anna S. Luckenbach's application for a 9-day annual leave of absence. Luckenbach works as a clerk. 

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Pratt Withdraws Objections to Bill for Treatment of Seth Clear Eyes
March 15, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt withdraws objection regarding bill covering the medical treatment of Seth Clear Eyes at the St. Joseph's Hospital.

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Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Letters Concerning Sibbald Smith
March 16, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt responds to letters from Mary E. Smith regarding her son Sibbald Smith. Pratt provides Sibbald's history as a student at Carlisle and provides recommendations to keep him at the school for some time.

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Pratt Responds to Office Letter Regarding John G. Ground
March 16, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs regarding a letter from John G. Ground. Pratt recommends that Ground's affairs be left in his hands. He further discusses the circumstances surrounding Ground's requests.

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Pratt Forwards Two Letters Regarding Sibbald Smith
March 17, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt forwards two letters from the family of Sibbald Smith. Pratt notes that an Office insistence that Smith will receive a proper punishment and deny the request for his return will be accepted by his family.

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New York Warehouse Responds to Harness Complaint
March 19, 1894

Henry D. Graves, Superintendent of the New York Warehouse, responds to complaint of Richard Henry Pratt that the harness sent to the Carlisle Indian School was not the harness that was indicated on the annual estimate.

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Pratt Requests Approval for Field Trip to Perform Musical Exhibitions
March 24, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt requests approval for 70 students to visit Washington D.C. to perform for Congress and other Government Officials in addition to taking the students to other cities.

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Pratt Details Reasons for Sending Stailey Norcross to Navajo Agency
March 28, 1894 - April 30, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt encloses correspondence regarding the employment of Stailey Norcross as a tailor at the Navajo Agency.

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Informing Office of Departure of Stailey Norcross
March 29, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that Stailey Norcorss is leaving to report to Lieutenant Plummer.

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F. J. Martin's Request for Leave of Absence
April 4, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt forwards clerk F. J. Martin's request for a 10-day leave of absence to take effect priot to their resignation. 

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

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