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Monthly Sanitary Report of Sick and Wounded, August 1891
September 3, 1891

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

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Request for Return of Carlo French
September 10, 1891 - September 16, 1891

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding the request to return Carlo French on behalf of his health. Pratt encloses a report from the school physician which indicates that there is no need to return French due to his health.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Sick and Wounded, September 1891
October 5, 1891

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

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Forwards Report on Shortage of Medical Supplies
October 23, 1891 - October 26, 1891

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a report of school physician C. R. Dixon regarding a shortage in the invoice of various medical supplies. Pratt notes that the school only asks for what it needs.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Sick and Wounded, October 1891
November 5, 1891

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

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Dixon's Comments on the Treatment of Eyes Throughout the Indian Service
November 17, 1891 - November 18, 1891

Richard Henry Pratt forwards comments made by C. R. Dixon to an article on the treatment of the eyes of Indian pupils. Dixon comments that a number of the treatments recommended while sound should only be used by trained physicians. As a result he provides a few corrections for untrained nurses...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests Authority to Purchase 110 Bushels of Apples
November 21, 1891

Richard Henry Pratt notes that C. R. Dixon, School Physician, recommends that pupils have a liberal supply of fruit available. With the delay in dried fruit, Pratt requests authority to purchase 110 bushels of apples.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Update on Red Lake Party and Proposal to Send School Employee for Students
November 24, 1891

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that only student from the White Earth Agency has arrived at Carlisle despite his attempts to arrange transportation. Pratt further states that the student who did arrive upon his medical examination was found unfit. As a result the...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report Responding to Questions on the Carlisle Indian School
December 1891

Richard Henry Pratt provides a report responding to questions from the Office of Indian Affairs on the needs of the Carlisle Indian School. Included are discussions on the need for more land, additional educational needs, and industrial training including the limitations of the industrial...

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Scobey Objects to Letter from Pratt to Uncle of Student
December 2, 1891

C. R. A. Scobey, U.S. Indian Agent for the Fort Peck Agency, writes to the Office of Indian Affairs letter objecting to a letter from Richard Henry Pratt to Smoker. Scobey claims that the Agency has sent 60 students to Carlisle and that all of the students were selected with care by the Agency...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Sick and Wounded, November 1891
December 4, 1891

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

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Scobey's Letter Regarding Student Sent by Agency
December 15, 1891

Richard Henry Pratt responds to a letter from the Office of Indian Affairs regarding a letter from C. R. A. Scobey, U.S. Indian Agent for the Fort Peck Agency. Pratt writes that he was mistaken in his letter to Smoker of the identity of the student who has rarely been in school since her arrival...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Request for Return of Fanny Bird
December 16, 1891

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding a request from James Bird for the return of his daughter Fanny Bird due to his illness. Pratt notes that Fanny is only 11 but has been at the school three years and both her health and conduct are constantly improving....

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Update on the Health of Students During the First Half of the 1891-1892 Year
January 2, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt provides an update on the health of students for the first half of the year to the Office of Indian Affairs. He notes that there has only been one death during the school year and there have been very few serious illnesses. Pratt notes this is likely due to the improved...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Sick and Injured, December 1891
January 4, 1892

C. R. Dixon, the school physician, compiles the monthly sanitary report for December 1891. Dixon also includes a 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 Injured, January 1892
February 2, 1892

C. R. Dixon, the school physician, compiles the monthly sanitary report for January 1892.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests Transfer Ambrose Guruz
February 6, 1892 - Feburary 13, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt requests permission to transfer Ambrose Guruz, a member of the Apache Nation, to the Pennsylvania Institution for the Instruction of the Blind. Pratt provides a background of Guruz's time at Carlisle and notes that if the Government is willing to pay his tuition he will...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Informs Morgan of 1892 Commencement Planning
February 8, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt informs Thomas J. Morgan that with despite the three outbreaks of measles he is hopeful to hold graduation ceremonies on February 24, 1892. He has arranged for a train from Washington D.C. to Carlisle and its return and hopes that individuals will be able to stay for a full...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Proper Blanks for Student Transfer to Institution of the Blind
February 24, 1892

Edward E. Allen, Principal of the Pennsylvania Institution for the Instruction of the Blind, requests voucher blanks for a student being transferred from the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Inspection Report of Charles H. Thompson
March 2, 1892

Charles H. Thompson forwards an inspection report of the Carlisle Indian School on March 2, 1892. Thompson's report examines a wide range of topics related to the School including the buildings, health of students, food, student's social lives, industrial training, outings, and academic training...

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Sick and Injured, February 1892
March 2, 1892

C. R. Dixon, the school physician, compiles the monthly sanitary report for February 1892.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Sick and Injured, March 1892
April 4, 1892

C. R. Dixon, the school physician, compiles the monthly sanitary report for March 1892.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Office Informed of Transfer of Ambrose Guruz
April 16, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter by informing them that Ambrose Guruz went to the Pennsylvania Institute for the Instruction of the Blind at Philadelphia on March 4, 1892.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Sick and Injured, April 1892
May 7, 1892

C. R. Dixon, the school physician, compiles the monthly sanitary report for April 1892.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Sick and Injured, May 1892
June 1, 1892

C. R. Dixon, the school physician, compiles the monthly sanitary report for May 1892.

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

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