Student Job Recommendations

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Application for Employment from Jeanette Buckles
May 2, 1899

Richard H. Pratt recommends that graduate Jeanette (Nettie) Buckles be appointed as an assistant teacher or assistant matron in the Indian Service.  Pratt forwards Buckles' application.

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Pratt Provides Recommendation for Anna George
September 9, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt provides an endorsement for former student Anna (known at the school as Annie) George as a seamstress at the Cherokee Indian Training School.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Application of Siceni Nori for Position in the Indian Service
September 16, 1899 - October 26, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt forwards the application of former student Siceni Nori for a position in the Indian Service as a bookkeeper or clerk along with a letter of recommendation from the head of the Stewart Business College.

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Application for Employment from Rose Duverney
September 19-20, 1899

Richard H. Pratt recommends that graudate Rose Duverney (known at the school as Rose DuVernay) be appointed as an assistant matron, seamstress, or cook in the Indian Service.  Pratt forwards Duverney's application along with a reference from matron M. E. Campbell.

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Pratt Provides Recommendation for George Warren
October 4, 1899 - October 7, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a letter from E. H. Funk and provides an endorsement for former student George Warren in his application for a position as a disciplinarian at the White Earth School.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Provides Recommendation for Siceni Nori
October 20, 1899 - October 23, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a letter from Siceni Nori and recommends him for a position as a clerk in the Indian Service.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Jeanette Buckles Requests Help in Transferring to Teaching Position
January 20, 1900 - February 20, 1900

Richard Henry Pratt forwards former student Jeanette Buckles' request for a transfer in the Indian Service from her current position as matron to a teaching position.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests Transfer of James Flannery to Fill Tailor Position
February 15, 1900 - February 20, 1900

Richard Henry Pratt requests to employ former student James Flannery as an Assistant Tailor and encloses correspondence to provide context.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Employment from Pasquala Anderson
February 27-28, 1900

Pasquala Anderson, a member of the Mission nation in southern California and Carlisle graduate, applies to be an assistant teacher in the Indian Service. 

Richard H. Pratt forwards her application to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs and endorses her in his cover letter.

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Application for Employment from Dahney E. George
March 12-14, 1900

Dahney E. George, a member of the Cherokee nation and Carlisle graduate, applies to be a teacher in the Indian Service, preferably at her home in North Carolina.

Richard H. Pratt forwards George's application to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs and endorses her in his cover letter. Assistant Matron Mary E. Campbell also endorses George…

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Pratt Provides Recommendation for Fannie Harris
March 24, 1900

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs inquiry regarding Fannie Harris' application for a position in the Indian Service.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Employment from Edith Smith
April 16-20, 1900

Richard H. Pratt recommends that former Carlisle student Edith Smith, a member of the Class of 1897, be appointed as a teacher in the Indian Service. 

Richard H. Pratt forwards Smith's application along with a reference from Dr. G. M. Philips, the Principal of the West Chester State Normal School of Pennsylvania, to the Commissioner of…

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Application for Employment from Mary Wolfe
April 18-23, 1900

Mary Wolfe, a member of the Class of 1900, applies for an assistant laundress position at the Crow Agency School in Montana.

Major Richard H. Pratt and Assistant Superintendent A. J. Standing forwards Wolfe's application to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs and endorses her in his cover letter. A handwritten copy of Wolfe's degree is…

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Pratt Provides Information and Recommendation for Ernest Robitaille
June 16, 1900

Richard Henry Pratt provides background information and a recommendation for Ernest Robitaille as an Industrial Teacher and Band Instructor at the Haskell Institute.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Charles Wheelock Requests New Indian Service Appointment
June 26, 1900 - July 2, 1900

Former student Charles D. Wheelock requests the assistance of Richard Henry Pratt in helping him secure a new position in the Indian Service as well as a position for his wife Julia Powlas Wheelock.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Provides Recommendation for Julia Powlas Wheelock
July 18, 1900

Richard Henry Pratt provides a recommendation for former student Julia Powlas Wheelock for her appointment as a laundress at the Shoshone Agency.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Employment from Moses Shongo
July 25, 1900

Richard H. Pratt recommends that Moses Shongo, currently a soloist in Carlisle's band, be appointed as the bandmaster and disciplinarian in the Indian Service. Pratt forwards Shongo's application to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs and endorses him in his cover letter.

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Pratt Provides Information on Cora Snyder Jones
July 30, 1900

Richard Henry Pratt provides information related to the appointment of former student Cora Snyder (now Cora Snyder Jones) to a position in the Indian Service.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Provides Recommendation for Isabel Cornelius
August 6, 1900 - August 9, 1900

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a letter from Isabel Cornelius and provides a recommendation for her to be appointed to a position at the Day School in the Oneida Agency, although he says he would greatly prefer her to stay teaching in Connecticut. 

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Provides Information and Recommendation for George Means
August 12, 1900 - September 3, 1900

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a letter from George Means and further provides information and recommendation for him in his application for a position as an assistant clerk in the Pine Ridge Agency.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Recommends Mary Barada for Position at Lemhi
January 29, 1901

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that former student Mary Barada is an efficient seamstress and recommends her for a position at the Lemhi Indian School.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Allen Recommends Ella Sturm or Nellie Orme for Moqui Position
November 20, 1901

Edgar A. Allen puts forth the names of Ella Sturm and Nellie Orme for a position of housekeeper at the Moqui School in Oraibi, Arizona.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Forwards John Allen's Request for Promotion
December 16, 1901 - January 2, 1902

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a letter from John Allen requesting assistance in obtaining a promotion from his current position as assistant disciplinarian at Chemawa. Pratt provides information on Allen's time at Carlisle.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Employment from Ida E. Wheelock
February 8-10, 1902

Edgar A. Allen recommends that Ida E. Wheelock, a member of Carlisle's Class of 1902, be appointed as an assistant matron in the Indian Service. Allen forwards Wheelock's application to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs and endorses her in his cover letter.

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Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
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Application for Employment from Eva Rogers
July 12, 1902

Richard H. Pratt recommends that former student Eva Rogers be appointed as the assistant matron in the Indian Service. Pratt forwards Rogers' application to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs and endorses her in his cover letter.  Also, Pratt advises the Commissioner that Rogers did not graduate from Carlisle but will receive her diploma…

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