Applications for Employment

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Application for Employment from Laura A. Johnson
August 9-13, 1892

Richard H. Pratt recommends that Laura A. Johnson be appointed as a seamstress at the school. Pratt forwards Johnson's application along with references from Sarah R. Parker and Laura V. Steers.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, 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
Application for Employment from Kate S. Bowersox
September 6-13, 1893

Kate S. Bowersox applies to be a Carlisle Indian School teacher. Bowersox includes a petition, teacher's certificate, and references from T. H. Harton and Charles W. Hermann in support of her application.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
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
Application for Employment from Archibald G. McLeish
October 10, 1894

Archibald G. McLeish applies to be the Carlisle Indian School teacher of tailoring. McLeish includes a letter of recommendation in support of his application.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Employment from Jenny Ericson
August 10 - September 13, 1895

Richard H. Pratt forwards letters of reference from Jenny Ericson (newly nominated Sloyd Teacher). The references are from L. D. Harvey and Bernard Goldsmith.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Recommendation for Jenny Ericson
August 27, 1895

Jenny (here spelled Jennie) Ericson applies for employment in the Indian Service. This document only includes a letter of reference from C. P. Cary in support of her application, not Ericson's actual application.

Format: Legal and Government Documents
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
John V. Carroll Requests Appointment as Physician
January 2, 1896

John V. Carroll requests an appointment as physician at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Employment from Mark Wolfe
August 11-14, 1897

Richard H. Pratt recommends that former student Mark Wolfe (Cherokee) be appointed as an industrial teacher in the Indian Service. Pratt forwards Wolf's application to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, endorses them in his cover letter, and includes a transcription of Wolf's degree.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Employment from Ella Rikert
September 1, 1897

Richard H. Pratt recommends that former student Ella Rikert (Arikaree) be appointed "no higher" than an assistant matron in the Indian Service at South Dakota. Pratt and Assistant Superintendent A. J. Standing forwards Rikert's application to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs.Pratt also informs...

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Employment from Lizzie Hill
April 11-13, 1898

Richard H. Pratt recommends that former student Lizzie Hill be appointed as an assistant matron in the Indian Service.  Pratt and Assistant Superintendent A. J. Standing forwards Hill's application along with references from chief matron L. R. Shaffner, Hill's outing host, Elizabeth D. Edge, and...

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Employment from Ellen Thomas
April 21-23, 1898

Richard H. Pratt recommends that Ellen Thomas be appointed as an assistant teacher in the Indian Service.  Pratt forwards Thomas' application along with a reference from L. Ruth Shaffner and a certification of her graduation from Carlisle.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Employment from Mabel Buck
April 26-29, 1898

Richard H. Pratt recommends that Mabel Buck be appointed as an assistant teacher, assistant matron, or seamstress (combined with music teacher) in the Indian Service.  Pratt forwards Buck's application along with a reference from matron L. R. Shaffner.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Employment from Cynthia Webster
April 27-29, 1898

Richard H. Pratt recommends that Cynthia Webster be appointed as an assistant teacher in the Indian Service.  Pratt forwards Webster's application along with a reference from L. R. Shaffner.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Employment from Frank Shively
April 20-29, 1898

Richard H. Pratt recommends that Frank Shively be appointed as a clerk or stenographer in the Indian Service.  Pratt forwards Shively's application along with references from I. F. Mountz, and L. B. Given. Pratt also includes copies of Shively's Carlisle Indian School and Carlisle Commercial...

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Employment from Melissa Green
May 4-10, 1898

Richard H. Pratt recommends that Melissa Green be appointed as an assistant teacher or assistant matron in the Indian Service.  Pratt forwards Green's application along with a reference from L. R. Shaffner.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Employment from Nellie O'Dell
May 6-10, 1898

Richard H. Pratt recommends that former student Nellie O'Dell be appointed as an assistant seamstress in the Indian Service.  Pratt forwards O'Dell's application along with a reference from L. R. Shaffner.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Employment from James R. Wheelock
May 12-14, 1898

Richard H. Pratt recommends that former student James R. Wheelock be appointed as a disciplinarian or printer and bandmaster in the Indian Service.  Pratt forwards Wheelock's application along with a reference from Marianna Burgess and endorses him in his cover letter.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Employment from Louisa Geisdorff
June 7 - July 14, 1898

Richard H. Pratt recommends that Carlisle graduate Louisa Geisdorff be appointed as a teacher in the Indian Service.  Pratt forwards Geisdorff's application along with references from Dr. George Morris Philips and Jean Blanchard from the Pennsylvania State Normal School and Carlisle matron L. R...

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Applications for Employment from Perry Tsamauwa and Carrie Cornelius
September 5-8, 1898

Richard H. Pratt recommends that Perry Tsamauwa (Pueblo) be appointed as shoe and harness-maker and Carrie L. Cornelius (Oneida) be appointed as a laundress at the Hoopa Valley School in California. Pratt forwards Tsamauwa's and Cornelius' applications along with his endorsement in the cover...

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application of Edith Pierce for Position in Indian Service
December 6-8, 1898

Richard Henry Pratt forwards the application of Edith (here Edythe) Pierce for a position of assistant matron and/or vocal teacher along with a recommendation from Laura R. Shaffner and himself.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Employment from Leila W. Hayden
April 11, 1899

Leila W. Hayden (Chippewa) applies to be a clerk at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statement of Changes in School Employees and Application, November 1899
April 21 - November 18, 1899

Richard H. Pratt submits a report that lists new employees (Inga M. Erickson and George W. Taylor). Pratt also sends George W. Taylor's application for a position as an assistant disciplinarian, including references.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Employment from Jeanette Buckles
May 2, 1899

Richard H. Pratt recommends that graduate Jeanette (Nettie) Buckles be appointed as an assistant teacher or assistant matron in the Indian Service.  Pratt forwards Buckles' application.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statement of Changes in School Employees and Application, October 1899
June 21 - October 26, 1899

Major Richard H. Pratt submits a report that lists new employees (William Ratley, Anne Stewart, and Ernest Robitaille), those who have left the school (George Wolfe), and those who have changed positions (James Wheelock). These reports include personal information about those being hired as well...

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

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