Estimate of Supplies

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Request for Personal and School Supplies for Carlisle Indian School
September 9, 1879

List of supplies requested by Richard Henry Pratt for the school he is preparing to establish at Carlisle Barracks. Requested supplies include clothing, fabric, sewing supplies, tableware, cooking supplies, and firefighting equipment.

Pratt refers to this request list in a letter sent to...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Postage Stamps
October 8, 1879

Request from Richard Henry Pratt for postage stamps, for use on official school business.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Tools and Material, July 1880
July 2, 1880

Lieutenant in Charge Richard H. Pratt submits an estimate of tools and material amounting to $1,400 needed for the Carlisle Indian School to build wagons and carriages.

Note: This item was copied from U.S. National Archives microfilm reels (M234), which were filmed from the original...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate for Medical Supplies, December 1880
December 11, 1880 - December 14, 1880

Richard Henry Pratt forwards an Estimate of Medical Supplies that covers the first six months of 1881.

Note: This item was copied from U.S. National Archives microfilm reels (M234), which were filmed from the original documents found in Record Group 75, Entry 79, "Letters Received by the...

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Special Estimate for Medical Supplies, December 1882
December 11, 1882

Richard Henry Pratt forwards special estimate for medical supplies in addition to a letter from the physician of the Carlisle Indian School Obediah Given describing the necessity of the supplies.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Withdrawals Request for 20 Reams of Paper
June 6, 1883

Richard Pratt requests to omit 10 reams of notepaper and 10 reams of foolscap paper because a Massachusetts papermaker sent him 400 pounds of writing paper as a gift. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Supplies, January 1886
January 6, 1886

Captain Richard H. Pratt submits an Estimate of Supplies for the enlargement of the shoe shop amounting to $490.25 and requests to purchase those items in the open market. The form includes the items being requested, the quantity, and the estimated cost.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Special Estimate for Medical Supplies, January 1890
January 20, 1890

Richard H. Pratt submits a "Special" Estimate for Medical Supplies for immediate use of fiscal year 1890 amounting to $139.60. An explanatory cover letter is included.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate for Medical Supplies, July 1890
July 31, 1890

School Physician Dr. Fordyce Grinnell submits changes to Estimate of Medical Supplies for July of 1890. The form includes substitutions and additional medical supplies. Richard H. Pratt forwards Grinnell's letter to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Supplies, December 1890
December 19, 1890

Richard H. Pratt submits an Estimate of Supplies that were previously requested for the fiscal year 1891 and informs the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, that more than half of those items have not been received. The form includes the items being requested and the quantity. Also, attached is a...

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request of Additional Medical Supplies, January 1894
January 6, 1894

Richard H. Pratt submits an Estimate for Additional Medical Supplies for the current fiscal year of 1894. The form includes the items being requested, the quantity, the estimated cost.  Pratt, also advises the Commissioner of Indian Affairs that the medical supplies are needed at once. An...

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate for School Books and Supplies, Fiscal Year 1895-1896
February 11- July 3, 1895

Richard H. Pratt forwards duplicate Estimate of School Books and Supplies for the fiscal year ending June 1896 amounting to $250.59. The form includes the items being requested, the quantity, the estimated cost, and how the item will be used at the school.

Note that there is a duplicate...

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Overview of Switch to Electric Lights
August 13, 1896

Richard Henry Pratt provides an overview of the Carlisle Indian School's switch to electricity from oil lamps at the request of the Office of Indian Affairs.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Annual Estimate of Supplies, Fiscal Year 1900-1901
January 25, 1900

Richard H. Pratt forwards the Annual Estimate of Supplies in triplicate for fiscal year 1901 to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs.Note: The report itself was missing when this file was scanned at the National Archives. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Annual Estimate of Supplies, Fiscal Year 1901-1902
January 30, 1901

Richard H. Pratt forwards "Annual" Estimate of Supplies for fiscal year 1902. The form includes the items that can be purchased at the school or on the open market, the quantity, the estimated cost, and how the item will be used at the school. An explanatory cover letter is included. 

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Annual Estimate of Supplies, Fiscal Year 1902-1903
February 3, 1902

Richard H. Pratt forwards the Annual Estimate of Supplies in triplicate for fiscal year 1903 to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs.Note: The report itself was missing when this file was scanned at the National Archives

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Supplies, April 1905
April 6, 1905

Superintendent William A. Mercer submits an Estimate of Supplies for the fourth quarter of fiscal year 1905 amounting to $350.72 and requests to purchase those items in the open market. The form includes the items being requested, the quantity, the estimated cost, and how the item will be used...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Supplies for Proposed New Hospital Building
August 2, 1905

William A. Mercer provides the Office of Indian Affairs with an estimate of supplies and materials for the proposed new hospital building as well as cost of labor.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Reason for Delay in Sending 1908 Fiscal Year Estimates
February 9, 1907

William A. Mercer forwards explanations from the Assistant Superintendent, Financial Clerks, and Quartermaster as to the delay in sending the annual estimate for the 1908 fiscal year.

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