Student Job Recommendations

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Application for Employment from Mabel Buck
April 26-29, 1898

Richard H. Pratt recommends that former student Mabel Buck be appointed as an assistant teacher, assistant matron, or seamstress (combined with music teacher) in the Indian Service.  Pratt forwards Buck's application along with a reference from matron L. R. Shaffner.

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Application for Employment from Cynthia Webster
April 27-29, 1898

Richard H. Pratt recommends that former student Cynthia Webster be appointed as an assistant teacher in the Indian Service.  Pratt forwards Webster's application along with a reference from L. R. Shaffner.

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Application for Employment from Frank Shively
April 20-29, 1898

Richard H. Pratt recommends that former student Frank Shively be appointed as a clerk or stenographer in the Indian Service.  Pratt forwards Shively's application along with references from I. F. Mountz, and L. B. Given. Pratt also includes copies of Shively's Carlisle Indian School and Carlisle Commercial College degrees.

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Application for Employment from Melissa Green
May 4-10, 1898

Richard H. Pratt recommends that former student Melissa Green be appointed as an assistant teacher or assistant matron in the Indian Service.  Pratt forwards Green's application along with a reference from L. R. Shaffner.

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Pratt Provides Information on William Carefelle
May 5, 1898 - May 24, 1898

Richard Henry Pratt provides a certificate of attendance of William Carefelle (here William Carefell) as well as providing comments on his time at Carlisle.

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Pratt Forwards Letter and Recommendation for Kamie Owl
May 9, 1898 - June 13, 1898

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a letter from former student Kamie Owl requesting a position as a teacher in the Indian Service to Estelle Reed along with his recommendation.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Employment from Nellie O'Dell
May 6-10, 1898

Richard H. Pratt recommends that former student Nellie O'Dell be appointed as an assistant seamstress in the Indian Service.  Pratt forwards O'Dell's application along with a reference from L. R. Shaffner.

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Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
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Application for Employment from James R. Wheelock
May 12-14, 1898

Richard H. Pratt recommends that former student James R. Wheelock be appointed as a disciplinarian or printer and bandmaster in the Indian Service.  Pratt forwards Wheelock's application along with a reference from Marianna Burgess and endorses him in his cover letter.

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Standing Provides Information on Alfred Laravie
May 25, 1898

Alfred John Standing provides information on former student Alfred Laravie's time at the Carlisle Indian School to W. N. Hailmann.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Employment from Louisa Geisdorff
June 7 - July 14, 1898

Richard H. Pratt recommends that Carlisle graduate Louisa Geisdorff be appointed as a teacher in the Indian Service.  Pratt forwards Geisdorff's application along with references from Dr. George Morris Philips and Jean Blanchard from the Pennsylvania State Normal School and Carlisle matron L. R. Shaffner.

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Applications for Employment from Perry Tsamanwa and Carrie Cornelius
September 5-8, 1898

Richard H. Pratt recommends that former student Perry Tsamanwa (here Perry Tsamauwa) be appointed as shoe and harness-maker and that former student Carrie Cornelius be appointed as a laundress at the Hoopa Valley School in California. Pratt forwards Tsamauwa's and Cornelius' applications along with his endorsement in the cover letter.

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Pratt Forwards Letter from Minnie Yandell Requesting Position
September 20, 1898 - October 3, 1898

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a letter from Minnie Yandell who is requesting a position in the Indian Service and asks that a position be granted to her if available.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Provides Recommendations for Two Indian Service Positions
October 6, 1898

In response to an office reqeust, Richard Henry Pratt recommends James D. Flannery for a tailor position at the Mount Pleasant Indian School and Clarence Butler for the Assistant Engineer position at the Rosebud Agency boarding school. He provides some background on Flannery, a musician's, experiences since leaving and returning to Carlisle. …

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Provides Information on William Butcher
November 30, 1898

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs inquiry regarding former student William Butcher, including his experience in the printing department.

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Letters/Correspondence
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Application of Edith Pierce for Position in Indian Service
December 6-8, 1898

Richard Henry Pratt forwards the application of Edith (here Edythe) Pierce for a position of assistant matron and/or vocal teacher along with a recommendation from Laura R. Shaffner and himself.

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Pratt Forwards Request for Indian Service Position for Gertrude Renfrew
December 8, 1898 - December 12, 1898

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a letter from Ida Wade requesting his assistance in helping Gertrude Renfrew obtain a position in the Indian Service. Pratt also includes a recommendation from Laura R. Shaffner and himself.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Information and Recommendation for Laura Doanmoe Pedrick
January 10, 1899

Alfred John Standing provides information and recommendation for Laura D. Pedrick (former student Laura Doanmoe) to be appointed to the position of field matron at the Kiowa Agency.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Information and recommendation for Johnson Adams
January 31, 1899

Alfred John Standing provides information and a recommendation for former student Johnson Adams in his application to be a carpenter at the Green Bay Agency.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Recommendation of Clara Price for Assistant Matron Position
February 27, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt recommends Clara Price to the position of assistant matron at the Grand River Boarding School in the Standing Rock Agency.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Ella Rickert Requests Transfer to Rosebud as Assistant Matron
March 12, 1899 - March 13, 1899

Ella Rickert requests a transfer to the Rosebud Agency Boarding School as an assistant matron following the resignation of Annette Suisson. Richard Henry Pratt endorses Rickert's transfer but as a cook.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Recommends Cora Cornelius for Assistant Matron Position
March 14, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt recommends former student Cora Cornelius for the position of assistant matron at Morris, Minnesota.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Forwards Recommendations for Ella Rickert's Application for Assistant Matron
March 20, 1899 - April 6, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt forwards recommendations of Ella Rickert for the position of assistant matron in a Western Indian School. Pratt also endorses Rickert for the position.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Recommendation for Gertrude Renfrow for Assistant Seamstress Position
March 31, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt recommends Gertrude Renfrow as an assistant seamstress in the Indian Service.

Note: This is presumably the person known as Gertrude Renfrew while at Carlisle.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Samuel Gruett Requests Recommendation for Disciplinarian Position
March 31, 1899

Samuel Gruett requests Richard Henry Pratt's recommendation to help him secure the disciplinarian position at the Mt. Pleasant Indian School.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Provides Information on Josiah Archiquette
April 27, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt provides J. H. Dortch with information related to Josiah Archiquette.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration