1895

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Pratt Requests Additional Clerks to Meet New Duties
September 19, 1890 - July 2, 1898

Richard Henry Pratt requests two additional clerks tp meet the demands recently imposed by the Office of Indian Affairs circular of June 23, 1898. Pratt notes that the administrative burden is quite high and would lead him to abandon his current financial recordkeeping of student money of which...

Format: Financial Documents, Ledgers, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
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.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Requisition for Stationery, April 1894
April 7, 1894

Captain Richard Henry Pratt requests a supply of two dozen different articles of stationery used by the United States Indian Affairs division of the Department of the Interior for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1895.

Format: Legal and Government Documents
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Funds and Regular Employee Pay, First Quarter 1895
July 2, 1894

Estimate of funds for the first quarter of 1895 amounting to $34,079.47 for support of the school and for transportation of Indian supplies. Richard H. Pratt also requests additional funds amounting to $39,700 for regular employee pay. 

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Funds, Second Quarter 1895
October 9, 1894

Estimate of funds for the second quarter of 1895 amounting to $17,638.09 for support of the school.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Correspondence Regarding Mortality of Shoshone Agency Students
November 2, 1894 - January 24, 1895

Correspondence regarding statements made by Rev. John Roberts, missionary at the Shoshone Agency, regarding mortality of students from that reservation. Also included is a list of all students from the Agency sent to various schools including the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Recommendation for Julia Wheelock for Position in Indian Service
November 7, 1894 - June 1, 1895

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a certificate of graduation and a recommendation for Julia Wheelock for a position in the Indian Service. Also included is a request from Wheelock to appointed to a position as teacher at the South School House.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Supplementary Estimate of Funds, Second Quarter 1895
November 16, 1894

Supplementary estimate of funds for the second quarter of 1895 amounting to $3,245.18 for support of the school.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Correspondence Regarding Request for the Return of John Covert
November 30, 1894 - August 14, 1896

Correspondence regarding requests of Daniel Covert for the return of his son John Covert from the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Hailmann Informed that Silcott Likely to Accept Transfer
December 3, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt informs W. N. Hailmann that he has reason to believe that M. L. Silcott will accept transfer at the lower salary.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Inquiry of Clarence Smith into his Annuity Payments
December 8, 1894 - April 22, 1895

Clarence Smith inquires about the status of his annuity payments to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Requisition for Blanks and Blank Books, January 1895
January 3, 1895

Captain Richard H. Pratt requests a six-month supply of two dozen different blank administrative forms used by the United States Indian Affairs division of the Department of the Interior.

Format: Legal and Government Documents
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Asks Why Silcott Has Not Been Notified of Transfer
January 4, 1895

Richard Henry Pratt asks why M. L. Silcott has not been notified of her transfer from the Office of Indian Affairs.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report of Irregular Employees, December 1894
January 5, 1895

Captain Richard H. Pratt submits a report that lists irregular employees who worked at the school during December 1895. The report includes details on compensation, position titles, race, and the number of days worked during that month.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Actions Taken in Response to Tuberculosis Outbreak Among Cattle
January 6, 1895

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs of an outbreak of tuberculosis amongst the school's cattle. Pratt provides an outline of actions taken by him and various government officials to resolve the outbreak.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Proceedings of a Board of Survey Regarding Disposition of Cattle
January 7, 1895

Richard Henry Pratt forwards in triplicate the proceedings of a Board of Survey concerning the disposition of cattle infected with tuberculosis.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Assistance Requested to Arrange for William Campbell to Travel to Carlisle
January 8, 1895

Richard Henry Pratt requests assistance from W. N. Hailmann to arrange with the Commissioner of Indian Affairs to have William P. Campbell bring a group of children to the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
M. L. Silcott Reports for Duty at Carlisle
January 8, 1895

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that M. L. Silcott has reported for duty as a teacher at the Carlisle Indian School from the Crow Creek Agency.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Request to Return Shield Thunder Bull
January 10, 1895

Richard Henry Pratt responds to a request from Thunder Bull to return his son Shield Thunder Bull.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt to be in Washington to Discuss Appointment of Butler
January 12, 1895

Richard Henry Pratt informs W. N. Hailmann that he will be in Washington D.C. several days where he can meet Mrs. Butler and talk with him about her appointment.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Anna S. Luckenbach's Application for Annual Leave of Absence
January 21, 1895

Richard Henry Pratt forwards clerk Anna S. Luckenbach's application for an 8-day annual leave of absence. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Office Inquiry Regarding Band Leaders
January 26, 1895

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding the Carlisle School band. Pratt notes that he has a number of students who would make good band leaders but none as teachers. He further notes that the members are satisfied and would prefer not to disturb them.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Funds, Third Quarter 1895
February 1, 1895

Estimate of funds for the third quarter of 1895 amounting to $21,739.65 for support of the school and regular employee pay. 

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Diseases and Injuries, January 1895
February 1895

Carlos Montezuma, the school physician, compiles the monthly sanitary report for January 1895. Montezuma also includes a short note about the cases in the "Remarks and Physician's Special Report" section.

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests Additional Transportation Funds for 1895
February 1, 1895

Richard Henry Pratt requests an additional $3000 for transportation students to and from their homes.

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

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