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Pratt Requests Authority to Pay Assistants on Dairy
January 15, 1898

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to pay two Indian assistants at the dairy as milkers during the quarter.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Fill Dairy Position with Three Students
April 28, 1898

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that William Gray, Dairyman, has been called up to join his National Guard company for duty. As a result Pratt requests to pay three Indian students to fill his position until his return.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Pay Hocker Farm Rent for Fiscal Year 1899
July 6, 1898

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to pay $600 for the rent of the Hocker Farm during fiscal year 1899.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report and Recommendations on the Carlisle Indian School and Outing System
September 24, 1898

A. O. Wright, Supervisor of Indian Schools, provides a report on the Carlisle Indian School focusing on the Outing School. Wright provides details of the school as he found it as well as provides recommendations for improvement.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests Authority to Pay Students Over the Summer
June 20, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to pay student labor over the summer.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Pay Hocker Farm Rent for Fiscal Year 1900
June 20, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to pay $600 for the rent of the Hocker Farm during fiscal year 1900 and that the lease be renewed.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Rent the Henderson Tract for the 1900 Fiscal Year
June 20, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to pay $400 for the rent of the Henderson Tract during fiscal year 1900.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Allow Employees to Continue to Purchase Milk from School Farm
January 6, 1900

Richard Henry Pratt requests an exemption from Circular No. 34 in order to allow employees to purchase milk from the School farm.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Pay Henderson Farm Rent for the 1901 Fiscal Year
July 6, 1900

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to pay $400 to continue renting the Henderson Tract for the 1901 fiscal year.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Pay Hocker Farm Rent for Fiscal Year 1901
July 6, 1900

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to pay $600 for the rent of the Hocker Farm for fiscal year 1901 and requests the lease be renewed for one year.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Purchase Kutz Farm
August 2, 1900

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to purchase the Kutz farm in order to expand the size of the Carlisle Indian School farm.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Documents Related to Purchase of Kutz Farm by Government
November 1, 1900 - February 15, 1901

A. C. Tonner, Acting Commissioner of the Office of Indian Affairs, forwards correspondence connected to the Kutz Farm, a survey of the land, and copy of the act of the Pennsylvania Legislature authorizing the purchase of the U.S. Government of the Kutz Farm to the Secretary of the Interior. The...

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence, Maps
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests Office Action on Kutz Farm Deed
January 2, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that the deed for the Kutz Farm was sent to the Office on November 1, 1900 but has received no response nor has the deed been returned. Pratt also notes that the Pennsylvania legislature meets today and he should know the Office's...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Forwards Letter Regarding Transfer of Kutz Farm Deed
January 4, 1901 - January 5, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a letter from James B. Holland, United States Attorney, regarding the transfer of the Kutz Farm deed to the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Attorney General Refers to Kutz Farm Sought by Carlisle Indian School
January 5, 1901

John W. Griggs, Attorney General, responds to the Secretary of the Interior inquiry regarding the title to the Kutz Farm. Griggs states that the papers have been referred to the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Forwards Proposed Act Ceding Control of Kutz Farm to Government
January 15, 1901 - January 18, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt forwards the proposed act ceding jurisdiction of the Kutz Farm to the United States. Pratt notes that it is similar to the act for the Parker Farm and says there is nothing to object to that he can see.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
William Youngblood Returns Documents to Office Related to Kutz Farm Purchase
February 1 - June 6, 1901

William Youngblood, Auditor for the Interior Department, returns to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs various documents related to the purchase of the Kutz Farm by the United States Government. Included is the brief of title held by Christopher and Anna Kutz, the examination of the title by the...

Format: Financial Documents, Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence, Maps
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Certified Copy of Act Approving Purchase of the Kutz Farm by Government
February 15, 1901

George D. Thorn, Chief Clerk, forwards to the Office of Indian Affairs a certified copy of the Act approved by the Governor regarding the purchase of the Kutz Farm by the United States Government.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Forwards Documents Related to Purchase of Kutz Farm
March 25, 1901 - May 21, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt forwards to the Office of Indian Affairs various documents related to the purchase of the Kutz Farm by the U.S. Government. Documents include the deed of Christopher and Anna Kutz for 175 acres, brief of title, and a certificate of prothonotary of Cumberland County that there...

Format: Financial Documents, Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Pay Six All Day Workers at the School Farms
April 4, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to pay six individuals to work the entire day at the school farms of the Carlisle Indian School. Pratt also requests to purchase 200 pairs of shoes on the open market for students.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests Authority to Place Telephone on Kutz Farm
April 11, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to have a telephone placed at the Kutz Farm connected with the general exchange and the school at the cost of $18 per year. Pratt notes that the phone can be attached to the line on the Hocker Farm.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Pay Expenses Connected to Purchase of Kutz Farm
May 15, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to pay the expense of $26.50 incurred in examination of various documents related to the sale of the Kutz Farm to the United States Government.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Authority to Purchase Shingles for Kutz Farm and Dining Room
May 21, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to add 112,000 shingles to the Carlisle Indian School lumber supplies for both the Kutz Farm buildings as well as the dining room roof.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Auditor Request for Additional Paperwork to Process Kutz Farm Purchase
May 28, 1901

William Youngblood, Auditor for the Interior Department, informs the Commissioner of Indian Affairs that his examinations of the accounts of Richard Henry Pratt that the voucher for the payment of $20,000 for the purchase of the Kutz Farm needs additional paperwork.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Pay Henderson Tract Rent for the 1902 Fiscal Year
July 10, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to pay $400 to continue renting the Henderson Tract for the 1902 fiscal year.

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

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