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Pratt Provides Recommendation for Edward W. Peters
December 31, 1901 - January 2, 1902

Richard Henry Pratt forwards request and recommendation of Edward W. Peters for a position of assistant farmer at the Mt. Pleasant Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Provides Recommendation for Samuel Gruett
December 31, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt provides a recommendation for Samuel Gruett in his application for the position of industrial teacher.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Jessie Cook Requests Transfer to the Perris School
January 1, 1902 - January 4, 1902

Jessie W. Cook requests transfer to the Perris School through Richard Henry Pratt. Pratt notes that Cook's health necessitates the transfer.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Update on Benjamin Caswell and the Cass Lake School
January 13, 1902 - January 20, 1902

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a letter from Benjamin Caswell to W. A. Jones regarding the Cass Lake School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Concerning Assignment of Harriet Berry to Carlisle
January 25, 1902

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs assigning Harriet M. Berry to a position. Pratt notes that he asked for an assistant clerk and the Office letter said assistant matron.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Cancel Stenographer Appointment
February 4, 1902

Richard Henry Pratt notifies the Office of Indian Affairs that if a selection for stenographer has not been made then to cancel the request.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Response to Request to Increase Salary of Jeannette Senseney
February 4, 1902

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding a request by Senator Thomas Bard for an increase in the salary of Jeannette Senseney.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Allen Provides Recommendation for Annie Lewis
February 11, 1902

Edgar A. Allen recommends Annie Lewis for a housekeeper position in a day school in the Indian Service. Allen notes that if Mrs. Dagnette accepts a position at one of the day schools in New Mexico he recommends placing Lewis with her.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Allen Recommends Ida Wheelock for Indian Service Position
February 26, 1902

Edgar A. Allen responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding placing Marion Lambert in a position in the Indian Service. Allen notes that Lambert should remain at the Bellevue Hospital to continue training as a nurse and instead recommends Ida Wheelock.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Allen Provides Information on the Girls' Manager Position
April 7, 1902

Edgar A. Allen provides information on the filling of the Girls' Manager position at the Carlisle Indian School and lack of a similar position in the Civil Service Commission due to the outing system.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Requirements for Employee to Fill Treasurer Students' Funds Positions
April 7, 1902

Edgar A. Allen responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding the temporary appointment of the Treasurer Students' Funds.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Allen Requests Retention of Edith McHarg Steele as School Librarian
April 8, 1902

Edgar A. Allen refers to the temporary approval of the nomination of Edith McHarg Steele, the School Librarian at the Carlisle Indian School. Allen notes that Steele has special training related to the work being done at the school library.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Allen Details Qualifications for Outing Agent Position
April 9, 1902

Edgar A. Allen provides details on the qualifications necessary to fill the Outing Agent position. Allen notes that the Outing Agent is in charge of the boys in country homes.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Create Two Laborer Positions
April 9, 1902

Edgar A. Allen requests that the positions of Assistant Seamstress and Assistant Laundress be discontinued and that two Laborer positions be created. Allen notes that these positions can be filled locally rather than through the Civil Service.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Civil Service Commission Authorizes Temporary Appointment of Librarian
April 11, 1902

The Civil Service provides authorization for temporary appointment of a librarian at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Allen Requests Creation of New Matron Position
April 15, 1902

Edgar A. Allen requests that the position of Matron be established in lieu of the Girls Manager position and that no permanent appointment be made until the return of Richard Henry Pratt. Allen requests the temporary appointment of Laura Jackson be retained.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Qualifications Needed for Teacher of Domestic Science
April 15, 1902

Edgar A. Allen provides the qualifications needed for filling the position of Teacher of Domestic Science at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Information on How E. G. Sprow Can Obtain an Civil Service Exam
April 21, 1902

Edgar A. Allen requests information on how Elmer G. Sprow can obtain an examination to retain his position as a tinner since the Carlisle Indian School is the only school that carries a tinner.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Civil Service Commission Authorizes Temporary Appointment of Carriagemaker
April 22, 1902

The Civil Service Commission authorizes a temporary appointment for the carriagemaker position at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Reinstatement for Lizzie C. Jacobs to Service
May 7-8, 1902

Richard Henry Pratt forwards the application for reinstatement to the Indian Service of Lizzie C. Jacobs.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Details Difficulties of Securing a Tailor through the Civil Service Commission
May 8, 1902

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs inquiry regarding the resignation of the tailor Paul Walter. Pratt details the difficulties in obtaining a tailor through the Civil Service Commission.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Civil Service Commission Authorizes Temporary Appointment of Outing Matron
May 9, 1902

The Civil Service Commission authorizes the Carlisle Indian School to fill the outing matron position due to no register of eligible applicants.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Follow Up to Request for Position for Ida Wheelock
May 16, 1902

Richard Henry Pratt follows up on an inquiry regarding a position in the Indian Service for Ida Wheelock.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Howard Gansworth to be Outing Agent for Upcoming School Year
May 17, 1902

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs of his plan to use Howard Gansworth as his outing agent for the Carlisle Indian School in the upcoming school year.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Notifies Office of Various Changes in Staff in May 1902
May 19, 1902

Richard Henry Pratt notifies the Office of Indian Affairs of the resignation of Rosa Brown and Josephine Walter. In addition he informs the Office of the advancement of Flora Laird and Agnes May Robbins.

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

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