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Request to Permanently Appoint Milton Zeigler as Harnessmaker
January 22, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt replies to an Office of Indian Affairs letter by requesting that Milton I. Zeigler be permanently appointed to the position of harnessmaker at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Recommends Mary Barada for Position at Lemhi
January 29, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that Mary Barada is an efficient seamstress and recommends her for a position at Lemhi.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Jessie Cook Requests Transfer to Principal Teacher at Chemawa
February 4, 1901

Jessie W. Cook requests from Estelle Reel a promotion to principal teacher at Chemawa or another Western School. Cook writes that she wants to introduce the outing system at the Riverside School if that position becomes available.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Make Effie G. Moul's Appointment Permanent
February 11, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt requests that Effie G. Moul's appointment as an assistant matron be made permanent.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Cover Letter Detailing Legal Residence of 16 Employees
February 27, 1901

Cover letter sent of report detailing the legal residence of 16 employees.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Commissioner Instructs Office to Order Pratt to Report to Chicago
April 11, 1901

W. A. Jones requests A. C. Tonner to order Richard Henry Pratt to report to the Chicago Warehouse at once.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Recommends All Probationary Employees for Permanent Employment
April 12, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that he recommends all the probationary appointees currently on the rolls for permanent employment.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Lida Jones Requests Transfer to Western School
April 21, 1901 - April 26, 1901

Lida Jones requests a transfer as a teacher to a Western School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Lida Jones Requests Transfer to Western School in July 1901
April 21, 1901 - July 3, 1901

Lida Jones submits her request for a transfer to a Western School along with recommendations and Richard Henry Pratt's approval.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Provides Information and Recommendation for Lizzie Hill Tyndall
April 26, 1901 - May 2, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a letter from Lizzie Hill Tyndall and Joel Tyndall requesting a position for Lizzie at the Omaha Schools. Pratt further provides a recommendation for Lizzie.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Daisy Laird Requests Transfer to Carlisle
June 2, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt forwards the request of Daisy C. Laird for a position as a grade school teacher at the Carlisle Indian School. Pratt recommends the transfer due to other staff transfers.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Provides Information on John H. Lonestar
June 4, 1901 - June 15, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt provides information on the application of John H. Lonestar for a position as a farmer or as a industrial teacher.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Forwards Letter Regarding Appointment of Chauncey Yellow Robe
June 13, 1901 - June 17, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a letter from W. H. Winslow, Superintendent of the Genoa Indian School, regarding appointing Chauncy Yellow Robe to the position of disciplinarian at the school.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests Keeping S. L. Diven for the 1903 Fiscal Year
June 22, 1901 - May 27, 1902

Richard Henry Pratt responds to the Office of Indian Affairs regarding his thoughts on the school physician position. Pratt refers to his letter from a year prior and notes that nothing has changed since that time and requests to keep Dr. S. L. Diven at $800.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Proposed Changes in Positions in Charge of Small Boys
June 27, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt proposes to place Malcolm and Kittie Odell in charge of the small boys following the resignation of Lida Given. Pratt also requests to transfer Effie Moul to the position of teacher.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Contract for S. L. Diven to Provide Medical Services for 1902 Fiscal Year
July 10, 1901 - October 22, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt forwards the contract between the Carlisle Indian School and Dr. S. L. Diven to render medical services for the 1902 fiscal year.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Ida LaChapelle Requests to be Re-Instated into Indian Service
July 10, 1901 - July 13, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a letter from Ida LaChapelle requesting to be re-instated into the Indian Service.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Office Assistance in Returning Weekley to Carlisle
July 18, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that Carrie Weekley wishes to return to the Carlisle Indian School after teaching in Puerto Rico for a year. Pratt inquires how best to accomplish this.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Employ E. A. Allen as Assistant Superintendent
July 25, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt requests that Edgar A. Allen (here Eugene Allen) be authorized to fill the Assistant Superintendent position. Pratt discusses that having Allen as an Assistant Superintendent would allow him to counter the negative feelings generated by schools closer to reservations...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Forwards Letter from Margaret Shoulder and Provides Recommendation
July 30, 1901 - August 6, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a letter from Margaret Shoulder (here Marguerita Scholder) requesting his help securing a position at the Oraiba School. Pratt additionally provides a recommendation.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Transfer of Odells to the Pottawatomie School and Clark Declines Transfer to Carlisle
August 6, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt replies to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding the transfer of Malcolm and Kittie Odell to the Pottawatomie School. Pratt also informs the Office that Dr. Clark of the Chemawa School has declined his transfer to the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Follow Up to Vacant Physician and Transfer of Odell
August 7, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt follows up with the school physician vacancy as well as the transfer of Malcolm Odell to the position of the Superintendent of the Pottawatomie School. Pratt also makes recommendations for the transfer of Kittie Odell and internal changes.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Informs Office of Dennison Wheelock's Desire to Transfer to Flandreau
August 7, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that Dennison Wheelock wants to be transferred to the Flandreau Indian School to report in September.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Transfer of Odells to the Pottawatomie School
August 7, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding Malcolm and Kittie Odell being appointed to the Pottawatomie School. Pratt indicates that they should go know in order for a permanent appointment to be made.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Recommendation for Allen Appointment to Take Effect October 1st
August 9, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt recommends that the Edgar A. Allen appointment take effect on October 1, 1901.

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

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