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Estimate of Cost and Blueprints for Chapel and Assembly Room
November 15 - November 17, 1879

Samuel Wetzel, Superintendent of Building and Repairs, prepares a blueprint and estimate of cost, amounting to $1,165.94, for the chapel and assembly room. Richard H. Pratt forwards both documents to Commissioner of Indian Affairs E. A. Hayt and includes an explanatory cover letter.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence, Maps and Diagrams
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Submission of Plans to Build Hospital at the Carlisle School
January 11, 1881

Richard Henry Pratt submits plans and specifications for building a new Hospital on the grounds of the Carlisle Indian School. Pratt notes that he has received multiple estimates for the cost of the building as well as supplies and believes that the use of Indian Apprentices will greatly reduce...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Maps and Diagrams
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Proposal for New Housing for Disciplinarian
August 18, 1883

Richard Henry Pratt provides a copy of blueprints for building a small house for the disciplinarian of the Carlisle Indian School. Pratt notes that the house will allow room for additional pupils.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Maps and Diagrams
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Proposal for Building New Dining Room
September 3, 1884

Richard Henry Pratt transmits to the Bureau of Indian Affairs plans for a building at the Carlisle Indian School to include a kitchen, dining room, laundry, and a sewing room along with a cellar for commissary supplies, root cellar, and coal bin. Pratt notes that using School labor and materials...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Maps and Diagrams
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Office Circular Regarding Physical Plant and Supplies
February 25, 1890

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs circular by providing answers related to the Carlisle Indian School focused on the buildings and grounds as well as providing enrollment statistics. Additionally, included are lists of supplies including furniture in various buildings,...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Maps and Diagrams, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Plans and Specifications for Storehouse
August 6, 1890

Richard Henry Pratt forwards plans and specifications for the proposed storehouse at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Maps and Diagrams
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Proposed Expenses and Diagram for Exhibit at Worlds Columbian Exposition
October 15, 1890

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter by providing the proposed expenses and diagram developed by Alfred John Standing for the Columbian World's Exposition Indian Department exhibit at Chicago.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence, Maps and Diagrams
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Plans and Specifications for Addition to Girls Building
May 27, 1891

Richard Henry Pratt forwards sends plans and specifications for adding on to the girls dormitory due to only receiving half of the appropriation for the building. Pratt also discusses the need for the new building in order to eliminate crowding. Included are seven enclosures including blueprints...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Maps and Diagrams
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Submits Plans and Estimates for New Blacksmith and Wagon Shop
June 25, 1891

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to build a new blacksmith and wagon shop at the Carlisle Indian School. Pratt submits specifications, estimate of supplies and labor, and blueprints.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Maps and Diagrams
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Proposal to Add Additional Wing to School Hospital
July 6, 1891

Richard Henry Pratt cites the epidemic of measles and following pneumonia that caused the hospital to become overcrowded. Included in the correspondence is plans to add an additional wing to the present hospital for $1000 in material and labor.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Maps and Diagrams
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Increase New York Enrollment at Carlisle
March 10, 1892

William S. Hubbell requests that the number of New York students at the Carlisle Indian School be increased to 50 students.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Maps and Diagrams, Newspapers and Magazines
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Information Related to the Governments Acquisition of the Carlisle Barracks
September 3, 1828- September 13, 1892

Lewis A. Grant, Acting Secretary of War, responds to a letter from the Department of Interior by providing a copy of the metes and bounds of the Carlisle Barracks along with a plat and the deed by which the U.S. Government acquired the land.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence, Maps and Diagrams
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 Submits Plans and Request for Supplies for Laundry Building
July 22, 1896 - July 25, 1896

Richard Henry Pratt submits plans for a laundry building along with the invitation for proposals for supplies and further requests authority to spend the money in order to erect the building.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Maps and Diagrams
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Pay for Labor and Supplies on Shop Addition
August 15, 1896

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to purchase supplies and materials as well as to pay for labor in the construction of an addition to the industrial shops at the Carlisle Indian School. Pratt also encloses blueprints showing his plans for the addition.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Maps and Diagrams
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Standing Provides Sketches and Budget for Nashville Exhibit
February 23, 1897

Alfred John Standing provides sketches of three cases for the Nashville Exhibit in addition to other recommendations and providing a budget.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Maps and Diagrams
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Standing Seeks Clarification on Nashville Exhibit
March 20, 1897

Alfred John Standing seeks further information on the planning of the Nashville Exhibit.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Maps and Diagrams
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Correspondence Regarding Unstamped Sub-Voucher for Escort
March 22, 1898 - August 12, 1898

Richard Henry Pratt forwards correspondence regarding a sub-voucher of Augusta C. Stouch who brought a party of students to the Carlisle Indian School from the Crow Agency as an escort.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Maps and Diagrams
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Plans and Specifications for Expansion to School Building
April 12, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt provides his recommendations for expanding the school building at the Carlisle Indian School. Pratt provides blueprints along with the specifications for the expansion.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Maps and Diagrams
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Proposal to Build Additional Employee Quarters
February 15, 1900

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to purchase various supplies to build new employee quarters along with hiring skilled laborers.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Maps and Diagrams
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Support for Yuma School's Plan to Purchase Farm
December 31, 1903 - January 19, 1904

Richard Henry Pratt provides his endorsement of a plan by John S. Spears, Superintendent of the Yuma School, to purchase a farm next to the school.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Maps and Diagrams
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Farm Statistics for the 1905 Fiscal Year
March 1, 1906

William A. Mercer forwards the report of the farm statistics for the Carlisle Indian School for the 1905 fiscal year along with a map showing the location of the farms. Mercer also includes a report of inventory of stock, tools, and other items.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Maps and Diagrams, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Sketch of Ground for New Hospital Building
July 18, 1906 - July 20, 1906

W. G. Thompson discusses the excavation for the new hospital building and provides a sketch of the ground on which the hospital is being built.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Maps and Diagrams
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Blacksmithing Industrial Training Information
June 2, 1917 - June 4, 1917

This material includes information regarding the industrial training program in blacksmithing at Carlisle, including detailed lesson plans designed to prepare students for making automobiles in the Ford Motors Corporation program. Additional information on students at Ford and those who had...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Maps and Diagrams
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Closure of the Carlisle Indian School
July 9, 1918 - February 14, 1940

These materials include correspondence, official records, and other documents related to the closure of the Carlisle Indian School in 1918. Discussed topics include the transfer of the land from the Department of the Interior to the Department of War, the transfer of property to other Indian...

Format: Financial Documents, Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence, Maps and Diagrams, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
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