Standing, Alfred J.

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Request for the Return of Mary and Nora Cushaway
June 22, 1892

J. H. Cushway requests the return of his two daughters Mary and Nora from the Carlisle Indian School. Cushway states that he needs his daughters due to a business matter and that he has sent money for their return which has been denied by Richard Henry Pratt contrary to a promise made by Alfred...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Forwards Vouchers for Return of Two Runaway Students
June 23, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt forwards vouchers covering the expense of Alfred John Standing incurred in the return of two runaway students to the Office of Indian Affairs.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Relative to Sending an Exhibit to Madrid
July 21, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding an exhibit at the Columbian Historical Exhibition in Madrid. Pratt notes that if the expense of the exhibit could be arranged for it would not be much trouble to create the exhibit. If the exhibit goes forward then...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Notice of the Death of Chief Clerk Charles H. Hepburn
August 15, 1892

Alfred John Standing informs the Office of Indian Affairs of the death of the Carlisle Indian School Chief Clerk Charles H. Hepburn.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Employment from James Laley
October 19-24, 1892

Richard H. Pratt and Acting Superintendent A. J. Standing forwards James Laley's formal application to be appointed as the fireman at the school. Laley's application is accompanied by references from E. W. Biddle and L. S. Eisenhower.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Standing Returns Exam Papers and Notes Temporary Appointment to Number 11
October 25, 1892

Alfred John Standing returns the examination papers of two individuals and notes that no selection has been made. Standing states that the position has been temporarily filled.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Standing Responds to Request for Louisa Smith's to Return Home
October 29, 1892

Alfred John Standing responds to inquiry from the Office of Indian Affairs related to Louisa Smith's request to return home in order to sell her property. Standing provides additional context related to Smith's claims and notes that the Agent in charge can likely handle the matter better than...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Standing Returns Application Papers of James Laley
November 1, 1892

Alfred John Standing returns the application papers of John Laley, Fireman, to the Office of Indian Affairs.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Request to Return Julia Williams
January 7, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt responds to the request of James Williams for the transfer of his daughters, Sarah and Julia, to the Mt. Pleasant School. Pratt notes that the authorization on the part of the Office of Indian Affairs in granting this request will cause a large amount of trouble for Carlisle...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Response to Standing being Placed in Charge of Chicago Exhibit
January 14, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding placing Alfred John Standing in charge of the building in Chicago. Pratt approves of the placement but notes that he does not agree with his salary being taken out of his funding during this period. He further asks for...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report on Leave of Absences for Fiscal Year 1892-1893
March 10, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt sends the Commissioner of Indian Affairs a report on leave of absences taken by numerous employees during the fiscal year 1892-1893: A. J. Standing, C. R. Dixon, C. H. Hepburn, W. G. McConkey, A. S. Ely, W. P. Campbell, M. Burgess, E. L. Fisher, E. A. Cutter, M. E. B....

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Petition to Retain George Day as Kiowa and Comanche Agent
May 1, 1893 - May 23, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a petition from the Comanche Nation to keep their U.S. Indian Agent George Day.

Also a brief note that a few members of the Agency stopped in Chicago and saw the Carlisle exhibit.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Provides Recommendations on Filling Vacant Superintendent Positions
May 29, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt replies to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding to superintendent vacancies among Indian Schools. Pratt notes that of his employees the Carlisle Indian School disciplinarian William P. Campbell would be disposed to accept a position as well as the school physician C....

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Forwards Henderson Tract Lease to Office of Indian Affairs in Quintuplicate
June 17, 1893 - June 23, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt forwards to the Office of Indian Affairs a copy of the lease for the Henderson tract in quintuplicate. The lease covers the outlines of the land being rented as well as its purpose for grazing and farming at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Financial Documents, Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Additional Statistics Requested by Department for 1892-1893
September 9, 1893

Alfred John Standing submits school statistics accompanying the annual report requested by the Office of Indian Affairs.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statement of Pupils from Cheyenne and Arapahoe Agency, 1894
February 13, 1894

These materials include a descriptive statement of pupils regarding two individuals sent to the Carlisle Indian School from the Cheyenne and Arapahoe Agency.

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statement of Changes in School Employees, Applications, and Resignations, September 1894
June 30 - September 11, 1894

Richard H. Pratt submits a report that lists employees who have left the school (L. A. Bender, Annie B. Moon, T. S. Reighter, Fannie E. Russell, Clara Anthony, Richard Davis, Bessie R. Jamison, Joshua Walker, W. P. Campbell, Philip L. Drum, T. L. Deavor, and M. J. Campbell) and all employees...

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Standing Responds to Request to Return Eddie Running Crane
July 11, 1894

Alfred John Standing responds to the request to return Eddie Running Crane from the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Notice of the Death of Solomon Brown
July 17, 1894

Alfred John Standing informs the Office of Indian Affairs of the death of Solomon Brown as a result of consumption.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Approval Request for Report of Irregular Employees, June 1894
July 20, 1894

Captain Richard H. Pratt and Assistant Superintendent A. J. Standing provide the Commissioner of Indian Affairs with additional information in regards to his report of irregular employees for June 1894. Pratt informs the Commissioner that the funds were paid and requests the report be approved...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Return of Certificate and Letter of Tah-kah-puer
August 3, 1894

Alfred John Standing returns certificate and letter of Eugene Tah-kah-puer to the Office of Indian Affairs.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Standing Responds to Request to Return Lulu Bisnette
August 9, 1894

Alfred John Standing responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter which forwarded a letter to requesting the return of Lulu Bisnette. Standing also encloses a note from Carlos Montezuma.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Enroll Additional Students from New York
August 17, 1894 - September 7, 1894

Lily Lord Tifft requests permission to enroll a number of students from New York at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report of Irregular Employees, July 1894
August 20, 1894

Captain Richard H. Pratt and Assistant Superintendent A. J. Standing submit a report that lists irregular employees and includes details on their compensation, position titles, race, and the number of days worked at the school in July 1894. Pratt distinguishes between the "White Labor," whose...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Alfred J. Standing's Application for Leave of Absence
September 3, 1894

Richard Henry Pratt forwards A. J. Standing's application for a 30-day leave of absence. Standing works as the assistant superintendent of the Carlisle Indian School. 

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

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