Browning, Daniel M.

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Nippe Requests Commissioner to Ignore Cattaraugus Petition
May 8, 1893

M. F. Nippe, Missionary, writes to Daniel M. Browning asking him to ignore the petition of the Cattaraugus Reservation. Nippe notes that the claims are the result of misstatements and falsehoods.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
David Patterson Requests Office Act on Petition for Return of Students
May 25, 1893

David Patterson requests that Daniel M. Browning act on the petition forwarded to him by A. W. Ferrin requesting the return of children from New York at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Second Comptroller Forwards Hocker Farm Lease to Office in 1893
June 29, 1893

Charles H. Mansur, Second Comptroller, forwards the lease for the Carlisle Indian School for the Hocker Farm dated August 20, 1890.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
General Outline of Trip to Chicago for World's Fair
September 25, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt provides the general outline of the field trip to the Chicago World's Fair and Columbian Exposition for 420 students and 35 employees of the Carlisle Indian School.

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

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

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Direct Request for Additional Transportation Funds in Fiscal Year 1894
May 5, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt requests from Daniel M. Browning the authority to spend additional money in returning and recruiting students. He includes a suggested order to meet his requirements.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Hailmann Recommends Pratt Have Authority to Gather Students
July 14, 1894

W. N. Hailmann, Superintendent of Indian School, recommends Daniel M. Browning that he provides authority to Richard Henry Pratt to take children from any Agency for the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
List of Photographs Available for Sale at Carlisle
September 14, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a list of photographs available for purchase at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Erwin Seeks Next Steps for School Enrollment of Two Yakima Students
October 22, 1894

L. T. Erwin, U.S. Indian Agent for the Yakima Agency, notes that Antoine Miller (here Antwine Miller) and Ambrose Mark have received permission from Richard Henry Pratt to enroll at the Carlisle Indian School. Erwin notes that he has failed to convince them to enroll at Chemawa and seeks Daniel...

Format: 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
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
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
Pratt Responds to Change in Music Department at Carlisle
June 22, 1895 - June 24, 1895

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding a change in the music department at the Carlisle Indian School. Also included is a letter from Ella G. Hill who was left without a position as a result of the change.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
James W. Hendren Requests to Know if is to be Transferred
June 25, 1895

James W. Hendren requests to know from Daniel M. Browning whether he is to be transferred from the Carlisle Indian School and where the transfer is to in the Indian Service.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Correspondence Regarding the Return of Apache Students
July 25, 1895 - September 24, 1895

Correspondence regarding a request from Apache prisoners of war for the return of their children from the Carlisle Indian School. Included in the correspondence are various recommendations for the students as well as Richard Henry Pratt's philosophy in educating the Apache students and his views...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Informs Office of Returning Apache Students
November 7, 1895

Richard Henry Pratt provides Daniel M. Browning of the decisions of the Apache students at the Carlisle Indian School relative to returning to their homes or staying at Carlisle.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Correspondence Regarding Ghost Dance Article in Indian Helper
January 24, 1896 - March 3, 1896

Correspondence regarding an Indian Helper article regarding a Ghost Dance with participants from a local school on the Cheyenne and Arapahoe Agency.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Flannery Requests Assistance from Browning
September 16, 1896

James D. Flannery requests the assistance of Daniel M. Browning due to his health and lack of finances in dealing with Richard Henry Pratt.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Correspondence Regarding Request to Reimburse Appropriation
September 30, 1896 - May 22, 1897

Correspondence regarding a request by Richard Henry Pratt for Congress to reimburse the Carlisle Appropriation $1800 caused by the need to make repairs due to a cyclone.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Thomas Potter Praises Recent Actions Taken Against Pratt
October 1, 1896 - March 11, 1897

Thomas W. Potter, Superintendent of the Chemawa Indian School, praises the actions taken against Richard Henry Pratt and containing the publications from the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Newspapers and Magazines
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests Permission to Attend Lake Mohonk Conference
October 12, 1896

Richard Henry Pratt requests the permission of Daniel M. Browning to attend the Lake Mohonk Conference. Browning grants permission in a separate note.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Charles Meserve Writes Concerning the Punishment of Pratt
March 18, 1897

Charles Francis Meserve, President of the Shaw University, writes to Daniel M. Browning concerning the recent punishment of Richard Henry Pratt.

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