School Employees - Outing Program

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Request for Employee in Charge of the Outing Program
December 11, 1883

Richard Henry Pratt requests a position to be placed in charge of the outing program at the Carlisle Indian School. Pratt notes that he has been hesitant to fill this position in order to save money but the increase in outings has now meant the position is now unable to be filled by other staff.

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Pratt Requests Authority to Pay Temporary Help Over the 1886 Summer
July 14, 1886

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to keep Miss Hyde on the regular employee roll to continue in her role while alterations are made to the girls quarters. In addition, Pratt requests authority to pay for an irregular employee to visit outing pupils and to hire an additional clerk.

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Request to Employ L. A. Bender as Additional Clerk
February 27, 1890

Richard Henry Pratt requests to employ Miss L. A. Bender as an additional clerk on the irregular rolls in order to assist with outing students.

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Mary H. Whelan Requests Transfer to Matron Position
August 21, 1896

Mary H. Whelan requests a transfer from her position as an assistant nurse at the Carlisle Indian School to a field or school matron position.

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Request for Increased Pay for Three Clerk Positions
September 6, 1898

Richard Henry Pratt requests increases in pay for the students serving in his office, as Outing Clerk, and Library Assistant.

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Request to Increase Librarian's Salary and Add two Clerical Assistants
September 13, 1898

Major Richard H. Pratt provides the Commissioner of Indian Affairs with additional information on salaries in regards to two irregular employees. He asks for approval to increase the salary of the librarian and to employ two additional clerical assistants. 

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Request to Appoint Eastman as Outing Agent
November 9, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt requests the appointment of Charles A. Eastman in the newly created position of outing agent.

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Request to Pay Bill for Medical Consultation for Charles Eastman
January 2, 1900

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that Dr. Charles A. Eastman was critically ill with pneumonia and required a consultation with Dr. C. A. Rahter of Harrisburg. Pratt requests authority to pay Rahter's bill.

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Pratt Endorses Return Home of Charles Dagenette
July 23, 1900

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that Charles Dagenette desires to return to his home on account of his health rather than take over the outing program from Charles Eastman.

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Request to Create Two Additional Assistant Clerk Positions
November 19, 1901

Edgar A. Allen requests that two additional assistant clerks be authorized due to an increase in enrollment at the Carlisle Indian School. Allen requests that the positions be filled by two girls who have completed the school course.

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Allen Provides Information on the Girls' Manager Position
April 7, 1902

Edgar A. Allen provides information on the special needs for filling of the Girls' Manager position at the Carlisle Indian School. Because this positions monitors the country homes girls are working in on outing, there is no similar position in the Civil Service Commission. 

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Pratt Informs Office that Blanchard Declines Outing Position
July 2, 1902

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that M. E. Blanchard has declined to accept the Outing Matron position. Requests that a particular examination be made in filling the place.

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Request for Promotion of Etta Knickerbacker
August 22, 1902

Richard Henry Pratt requests the promotion of Etta Knickerbacker to the position of outing manager at the Carlisle Indian School from her position as matron in Morris, Minnesota.

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Pratt Informs Office of Knickerbacker's Acceptance of Outing Matron Position
August 25, 1902

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that Etta Knickerbacker has accepted the position of Outing Matron. Pratt also forwards a request of Superintendent Brown in replacing Knickerbacker with Mrs. Pierson of Petoskey, Michigan.

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Pratt Proposes Reverting Outing Matron Title to Matron
September 1, 1902

Richard Henry Pratt proposes to the Office of Indian Affairs to revert the Outing Matron title back to Matron with the appointment of Etta Knickerbacker. Pratt states that an assistant matron will take on the outing duties.

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Request for Salary Increase for Three Positions at Carlisle
October 26, 1903

Richard Henry Pratt requests an increase in the salary of Howard Gansworth to oversee the boys outing program and for the librarian Edith McHarg Steele, and a salary for a special outing agent for the girls.

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Request to Transfer Jessie W. Cook as Girls Outing Agent
November 8, 1903

Richard Henry Pratt requests that Jessie W. Cook be transferred to the Carlisle Indian School as the girls outing agent from the Riverside School.

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Pratt Informs Office that Outing Matron Position is not Vacant
April 28, 1904

Richard Henry Pratt responds to the Office of Indian Affairs that Enola G. Acord was misinformed about the vacancy of outing matron at the Carlisle Indian School.

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Mercer Responds to Inquiry Regarding Outing Agent Vacancy
September 14, 1904 - September 28, 1904

William A. Mercer responds to an Office of Indian Affairs inquiry regarding the Outing Agent vacancy caused by the request of Mollie V. Gaither to obtain the position. Mercer states that he has already promised the position to Ella G. Hill.

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Resignation of Howard E. Gansworth as Boys' Field Agent
May 15, 1905 - May 29, 1905

Howard E. Gansworth submits his resignation as the Boys' Field Agent at the Carlisle Indian School. William A. Mercer forwards the resignation along with his plan to have John F. Mackey and his wife come to Carlisle as replacements for Gansworth and Frances A. Veitch.

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Two Requests to Attend Summer School
June 20-26, 1905

Acting Superintendent J. R. Wise forwards and endorses leave of absence requests to attend summer school at the Department of Indian Education in New Jersey for two employees: Margaret O. Eckert (assistant matron) and Mollie V. Gaither (field agent for girls).

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Mercer Requests Action be Taken in Transferring John Mackey to Carlisle
July 25, 1905

William A. Mercer requests action on his request to have John F. Mackey transferred to the Carlisle Indian School from his position at the Omaha Agency.

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