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Request to Return Six Ill Students in June 1890
June 6, 1890 - June 9, 1890

Fordyce Grinnell recommends various students be returned immediately to their homes due to pulmonary consumption and scrofula.

Alfred John Standing forwards the recommendation to the Office of Indian Affairs and asks for an additional $300 to return the students to their homes.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Recommendation to Appoint Howard Logan as Navajo Agency Teacher
June 30, 1890

Richard Henry Pratt recommends Howard Logan, a student at the Carlisle Indian School, for a position as a teacher at the Navajo Agency for one year. Pratt notes that Logan needs to go West for his health and this opportunity also allows him the change to earn money to pay for College.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Sick and Wounded, June 1890
July 2, 1890

Fordyce Grinnell, the school physician, compiles the monthly sanitary report for June 1890.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Sick and Wounded, July 1890
August 9, 1890

Fordyce Grinnell, the school physician, compiles the monthly sanitary report for July 1890.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Sick and Wounded, August 1890
September 3, 1890

Thomas Stewart, the acting school physician, compiles the monthly sanitary report for August 1890. Stewart also includes a short note about the cases in the "Remarks and Physician's Special Report" section.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Sick and Wounded, September 1890
October 3, 1890

Thomas Stewart, the acting school physician, compiles the monthly sanitary report for September 1890.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Sick and Wounded, October 1890
November 1, 1890

C. R. Dixon, the school physician, compiles the monthly sanitary report for October 1890.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Sick and Wounded, November 1890
December 1, 1890

C. R. Dixon, the school physician, compiles the monthly sanitary report for November 1890. Dixon also includes a lengthy note about the cases in the "Remarks and Physician's Special Report" section.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Inquiry into Orders for Howard Logan
December 12, 1890

Richard Henry Pratt asks for information regarding Howard Logan. Pratt notes that Logan has been waiting for orders from Professor Rich to join him at Fort McDowell. Pratt indicates that Logan needs to be transferred due to his health and that he is a bright individual.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Sick and Wounded, December 1890
January 6, 1891

C. R. Dixon, the school physician, compiles the monthly sanitary report for December 1890.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Sick and Wounded, January 1891
February 9, 1891

C. R. Dixon, the school physician, compiles the monthly sanitary report for January 1891.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Purchase Lens Test Kit for Glasses
February 13, 1891

Richard Henry Pratt requests permission to purchase a test set of lenses due to an increase in poor eyesight among students resulting from Grippe. Pratt notes that after a trial of the lens test kit over several weeks he is now satisfied that it is successful and will ultimately save students...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Opposition of Sending Apache Students to Carlisle
February 18, 1891 - February 23, 1891

John Noble, Secretary of the Interior, forwards a letter from Redfield Proctor, Secretary of War, regarding opposition to sending Apache students currently being held at the Mount Vernon Barracks in Alabama to the Carlisle Indian School to the Office of Indian Affairs.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Sick and Wounded, March 1891
April 6, 1891

C. R. Dixon the school physician, compiles the monthly sanitary report for March 1891.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Postponement of Commencement Exercises Due to Measles Outbreak
April 10, 1891

Notice that the commencement exercises for the 1891 graduating class will be postponed until June due to an outbreak of measles on the campus. Richard Henry Pratt predicates that with the 16 cases among students and six cases among children of employees that it will take six months to overcome...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Sick and Wounded, April 1891
May 1, 1891

C. R. Dixon, the school physician, compiles the monthly sanitary report for April 1891.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Response to Request to Return James Wolf
May 12, 1891 - July 3, 1891

Richard Henry Pratt replies to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding requests for the return home of James Wolf. Pratt notes that due to Wolf's health he should remain at Carlisle for his full term in order to take full advantage of his education. Pratt includes letters sent to the Agency...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Cover Expenses Incurred in Treating Johnson Spencer
June 6, 1891

Richard Henry Pratt forwards voucher covering the cost of treating Johnson Spencer while on outing from an attack of pneumonia.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Sick and Wounded, May 1891
June 8, 1891

C. R. Dixon, the school physician, compiles the monthly sanitary report for May 1891.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Sick and Wounded, June 1891
July 1, 1891

C. R. Dixon, the school physician, compiles the monthly sanitary report for June 1891.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Proposal to Add Additional Wing to School Hospital
July 6, 1891

Richard Henry Pratt cites the epidemic of measles and following pneumonia that caused the hospital to become overcrowded. Included in the correspondence is plans to add an additional wing to the present hospital for $1000 in material and labor.

Format: Blueprints/Architectural Drawings, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
C. R. Dixon Inquires About Parameters of Report on Care of Sick
July 7, 1891

C. R. Dixon, Carlisle Indian School Physician, requests additional information from the Commissioner of Indian Affairs on a request he made for Dixon and Alice Seabrook to write up a report on the care of the sick. Dixon inquires about the parameters of the report and what format it will...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Sick and Wounded, July 1891
August 6, 1891

C. R. Dixon, the school physician, compiles the monthly sanitary report of July 1891.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for the Return Home of Carlo French
August 31, 1891

Mrs. Crow requests the return of her grandson Carlo French from the Carlisle Indian School. Crow notes that French is not a healthy individual and went to Carlisle without her permission. She notes that she has already sent him medicine twice and that if he is not healthy then she would like him...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Annual Report of the Carlisle Indian School, 1891
September 1, 1891

Pratt's annual report of the Carlisle Indian School begins by providing statistics of the number of students from various nations during the school year. Pratt claims that the per capita cost at Carlisle is lesser than at other schools while also highlighting the cost of Carlisle as a tool for...

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

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