Application for Employment from Edith Smith

April 16-20, 1900

Richard H. Pratt recommends that former Carlisle student Edith Smith, a member of the Class of 1897, be appointed as a teacher in the Indian Service. 

Richard H. Pratt forwards Smith's application along with a reference from Dr. G. M. Philips, the Principal of the West Chester State Normal School of Pennsylvania, to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs and endorses her in his cover letter.

A copy of Smith's diploma from Carlisle is attached as well.

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Standard Forms & Transactions
External Groups & Institutions
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Entry 91, box 1777, 1900-#19706
Application for Employment from Edith Smith