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Pratt Responds to Request for Return of William and Sarah Archiquette
July 20, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to a letter from S. S. Burleson requesting the return of William and Sarah Archiquette at the request of their mother. Pratt notes that he would like the statements in the letter verified as he includes two enclosures including a letter from William showing that he...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Letter Seeking Information on Runaway Pupil
August 3, 1892 - December 28, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to a request from J. C. Williamson regarding his son who had run away from his outing home on August 3, 1892. Pratt provides some background on Curtis and the fact that he had expressed no discontent towards his outing experience. He further indicates that he is...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Forwards Medical Account of Enos Graham While on Outing
September 2, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt forwards account covering medical costs for approval in the treatment of Enos Graham while on outing.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Annual Report of the Carlisle Indian School, 1892
September 22, 1892

Thirteenth Annual Report of the Carlisle Indian School. Richard Henry Pratt provides information on enrollment statistics from the 1892 school year including the outing numbers and wages earned by students.

Pratt further details enrollment numbers by Nation as well as the statistics...

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request from Phoebe Baird to Return to Carlisle from her Outing
October 24, 1892

Thomas John requests from Thomas J. Morgan to have his granddaughter, Phoebe Baird, returned from her outing to the Carlisle Indian School. In her letter to him, Baird states that she has not been at school lately and desires to return to Carlisle in order to go back to school.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Request for Phoebe Baird to Return from Outing
November 9, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to request from Thomas John for the return of his granddaughter Phoebe Baird from her outing home to Carlisle. Pratt provides some context and the outing report that indicates that Phoebe wanted to return in August but that Pratt had written her encouraging her to...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Request to Return from Perry H. Laravie
November 9, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to a request from Perry H. Laravie for his return home. Pratt notes that Laravie came to Carlisle at his own option and cost and has been for the past few years on the outing program and attending school in the winter. Pratt ends by stating that as Laravie came on...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Alfred Laravie's Request to Return Home
December 5, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding Alfred Laravie (here Alfred Larave). Pratt notes that Alfred is a brother of Perry Laravie whom Pratt had corresponded previously about in terms of granting leave to return home. As Alfred also paid his way to Carlisle...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Enrollment Statistics for October, November, and December 1892
December 22, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to Office of Indian Affairs circular advising that Carlisle had a total average of 756 students in October 1892 with 553 at Carlisle and 202 on outing. In November the numbers were 758 total with 543 at campus and 215 on outing. In December the numbers were 760 total...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Provides Overview of Carlisle upon Inquiry of Commissioner
January 9, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt replies to a letter from Thomas J. Morgan providing him answers to various questions including the enrollment figures over the school's history and presently in 1893. He then discusses the education philosophy of the school when it comes to industrial training and the outing...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Request for Savings by Mark D. Evarts
January 24, 1893 - February 6, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt responds to a letter from Mark D. Evarts asking for his money held by Pratt. Pratt notes that he is holding onto the money due to the fact that Evarts has been spending his money quickly and that he should be increasing his savings rather than diminishing them. After...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Office Letter Regarding Expenses
January 26, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt replies to an Office of Indian Affairs letter concerning to the estimate of funds for the third quarter of 1893. Pratt goes through various ways he has already reduced costs and notes that if needed he will send students on outing earlier to further reduce expenses.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Lewis Levering's Request to Learn a Trade in Philadelphia
February 7, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt responds to a letter regarding a request by Lewis Levering to stop farming on the outing program and go to Philadelphia to learn a trade.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Replies to Request for William and Sarah Archiquette in 1893
March 3, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt replies to the request for the return of William and Sarah Archiquette by their parents. Pratt notes that the students were offered each year to return home and they choose to stay at Carlisle. He ends his letter by discussing his discontent with the author of the request S....

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Additional Funds to Visit Outing Students
April 5, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that he is short in his authority covering expenses of visiting students on farms. As a result he requests authority to spend an additional $50.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Request to Return Charles Smith
April 30, 1893 - June 6, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt responds to the request of Charles Red Hawk Smith to be returned home. Pratt provides reports from the School's physician and disciplinarian as well as two outing reports from Smith's patron. As a result Pratt recommends that Smith be allowed to be returned home.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Mary M. Kennedy Requests Return of Flora Patterson
May 1, 1893

Mary M. Kennedy requests the return of her granddaughter, Flora Patterson, from the Carlisle Indian School due to her health.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Request to Return Flora Patterson
May 15, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt responds to Mary M. Kennedy's request to return her granddaughter Flora Patterson. Pratt notes that Patterson died at the Racine Home in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania as he had informed Kennedy she would after having contracted quick consumption.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request by John Uyya to Return Home
May 30, 1893 - June 11, 1893

John Uyya requests to return home early due to a request by his mother to help her oversee their cattle and livestock.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Request to Return John Uyya
June 21, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt responds to the request of John Uyya to be returned to his home.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Request to Return Samuel Wilson and Minnie Finley
July 27, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt responds to a request from John Wilson for the return of his grandchildren Samuel Wilson and Minnie Finley. Pratt notes that Samuel has just went out on outing and should remain there in order to honor his contract. In addition, Pratt plans on taking any student willing to...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Annual Report of the Carlisle Indian School, 1892-1893
August 31, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt forwards the Annual Report of the Carlisle Indian School for the 1892-1893 school year to the Office of Indian Affairs. Pratt's narrative discusses the enrollment statistics of the school, academic and industrial education, the outing system, the saving system, as well as...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Outing Papers of Peter Jordan
September 25, 1893 - March 28, 1895

Signed request of Peter Jordan to participate in the outing program at the Carlisle Indian School along with a copy of the outing rules signed by Jordan, Richard Henry Pratt, and William Balderston.

Format: Legal and Government Documents
Repository: Mercer Museum Research Library
Pratt Responds to Shelby's Complaint Regarding Henry Horse Looking
December 26, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt provides a copy of his letter sent to M. D. Shelby, Acting Superintendent of the Genoa Indian School, in which he provides justification for providing transportation to Henry Horse Looking to Carlisle.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Explanation and Statistics regarding Student Wages and Savings Accounts
January 13, 1894

Captain Richard H. Pratt explains to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs the many benefits of paying student employees for their labor at the school and setting up savings accounts for each student. Pratt provides statistics on how much the school paid students and how many students were paid; he...

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

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