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Pratt Notifies Office of Delay in Departure of Ella Rickert
May 3, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt notifies the Office of the Indian Affairs that Ella Rickert was delayed in her transfer to Fort Shaw due to a quarantine at the Carlisle Indian School

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Offers Recommendation for Filling Vacant Teaching Position
May 3, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding his recommendation in replacing a transferring teacher.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Recommends George Pocatello for Position
May 10, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt recommends George Pocatello to fill the open position of shoe and harness maker at the Sisseton Agency Boarding School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Roberta Wilson Declines Transfer to Rainey Mountain School
May 11, 1899

Roberta Wilson declines her transfer to the Rainy Mountain School. Richard Henry Pratt forwards the letter and notes that Wilson asks for her leave of absence to begin on May 20, 1899 and that he hopes her declining the transfer will not prevent her from leaving Carlisle.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
J. D. Sowerby Requests Transfer to Western School
May 16, 1899

J. D. Sowerby requests a transfer to a Western school as an assistant teacher. Richard Henry Pratt endorses the request and asks for an assistant male teacher as a replacement.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Follows Up on Request for Rosa Ewbanks to be Appointed Assistant Matron
May 17, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding Rosa F. Ewbanks not being on the eligible list for matrons.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Laura A. Dandridge Requests Transfer in the Indian Service
May 19, 1899

Laura Dandridge requests a transfer in the Indian Service as either a cook, seamstress, or laundress. Richard Henry Pratt endorses the request and provides a recommendation.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Edwin Chalcraft Requests to be Kept in Mind for Vacant Clerk Positions
June 12, 1899

Edwin L. Chalcraft requests that he be kept in mind if Richard Henry Pratt hears of anyone looking for a clerk in the Indian Service.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Update on Sowerby's Transfer
June 14, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt requests update on the transfer of J. D. Sowerby before making his July nominations.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Correspondence Regarding Retaining Mariette Wood
June 22, 1899 - August 18, 1899

Correspondence regarding a request for an increase in the salary of Mariette Wood to prevent her transfer to the Haskell Institute as Assistant Principal Teacher.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Dandridge Will Accept Transfer to Fort Apache Agency
June 26, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that Dandridge will accept appointment at the Fort Apache Agency.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Office Informed Rosa Ewbanks Will Apply for Civil Service Register
June 27, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that Roma F. Ewbanks has applied to be put on the Civil Service Register a cook. Pratt requests that she be appointed to the position at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Laura Dandridge Will Accept Laundress Position at Keams Canyon
June 28, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that Laura A. Dandridge will accept the laundress position at Keams Canyon.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Follows Up on Request for Orders for Laura Dandridge
June 29, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt follows up on his request for orders for Laura Dandridge following her appointment to Keams Canyon.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Transfer of Clara L. Smith as Teacher to Carlisle
July 12, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt requests that Clara L. Smith be transferred from her position as a teacher at Fort Shaw to Carlisle at $540 per year.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Correction Made to Names of Ellen Dorsett and Roma Ewbank
August 5, 1899

Alfred John Standing corrects the spelling of Ellen R. Dorsett and Roma F. Ewbank to the Office of Indian Affairs.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Office Informed Luella Cunningham Not Renominated for Assistant Laundress
August 31, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter by informing them that Luella Cunningham was no renominated for the position of assistant laundress.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Office Updated on Resignations of Ericson and Ralston
September 4, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt updates the Office of Indian Affairs on various staffing changes including the resignations of Jennie Ericson, Sloyd Teacher, and J. Banks Ralston, Assistant Disciplinarian. Pratt informs the Office of potential replacements.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Forwards Resignations of Kendall Paul and Cora Wheeler
September 13, 1899 - September 29, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt forwards the resignations of Kenall Paul (here S. Kendall Paul) and Cora B. Wheeler (both former students) from the school's staff.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Martin Wheelock Temporarily Relieved of Duties due to Football
September 30, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that Martin Wheelock has been temporarily relieved of his duties as Assistant Disciplinarian due to his position on the football team.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Situation at the Warm Springs Agency
October 26, 1899 - November 6, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a letter from former student Florence Wills (here Florence Wells) regarding the situation of the Warm Springs Agency.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Temporary Appointment Approved for George W. Taylor
December 6, 1899

John R. Procter, President of the Civil Service Commission, notes that George W. Taylor has been approved for a temporary appointment as Assistant Disciplinarian.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Cancel Appointment of George W. Taylor
December 18, 1899 - March 27, 1900

Richard Henry Pratt forwards correspondence regarding George W. Taylor and his desire to see his appointment as an Assistant Disciplinarian cancelled.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Promote Smith and Have Civil Service Appointee
December 18, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt requests that Smith be promoted and to have a civil service appointee report to Carlisle rather than take someone from a Western School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Probationary Appointment of Emma Schaner as Teacher
December 28, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt requests probationary appointment of Emma C. Schaner as a teacher at the Carlisle Indian School.

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

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