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Request to Allow Amos Lone Hill to Purchase Wagon at Discount
June 26, 1885

Richard Henry Pratt requests to allow Amos Lone Hill to purchase a spring wagon he made himself at the Carlisle Indian School at a discount along with a commendation from the Office of Indian Affairs as an incentive.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Purchase Tents for Mountain Camp
July 14, 1885

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to purchase additional tents for the Carlisle Indian School vacation and sanitary camp in the mountains.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Cover Letter for Weighers Return of 3 Dozen Hand Grenades
July 31, 1885

Cover letter documenting return of the original and duplicate weighers return for three dozen hand grenades at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Supplies, August 1885
August 15, 1885

Captain Richard H. Pratt submits an Estimate of Supplies for the fiscal year 1885 amounting to $456.97 and requests to purchase those items in the open market. The form includes the items being requested, the quantity, the estimated cost, and how the item will be used at the school.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Supplies, January 1886
January 6, 1886

Captain Richard H. Pratt submits an Estimate of Supplies for the enlargement of the shoe shop amounting to $490.25 and requests to purchase those items in the open market. The form includes the items being requested, the quantity, and the estimated cost.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
List of Unserviceable Property and Requesting it be Dropped from Property Returns
February 8, 1886

Richard Henry Pratt provides a list of property which has become unserviceable and requests authority from the Office of Indian Affairs to drop them from his property returns.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Forwards Board of Survey Proceedings Convened in February 1886
February 15, 1886 - February 18, 1886

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a Board of Survey to the Office of Indian Affairs convened on February 15, 1886 to dispose of broken or otherwise unserviceable property at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Letter Envelopes
March 12, 1886

Richard Henry Pratt asks for 6,000 more letter envelopes for students to correspond with parents and friends. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Modification of Contracts for Supplies for the Carlisle Indian School
May 4, 1886

Acting Secretary of the Interior H. L. Muldrew returns a letter from Richard Henry Pratt regarding exceptions of the Second Auditor taken regarding settlement of accounts for various contractors. The contracts were modified to reflect that payment was made by Pratt and not the Office of Indian...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Supplies, October 1886
October 27, 1886

Richard H. Pratt submits an Estimate of Supplies for the fourth quarter of fiscal year 1886 amounting to $494.55 and requests to purchase those items in the open market. The form includes the items being requested, the quantity, the estimated cost, and how the item will be used at the school....

Format: Financial Documents
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Employ Bookbinder to Repair Gospel Hymns
November 26, 1886

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to employ a bookbinder to repair 150 worn out gospel hymnals.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Supplies, December 1886
December 28, 1886

Richard H. Pratt submits an Estimate of Supplies for the first quarter of fiscal year 1887 amounting to $234.15 and requests to purchase those items in the open market. The form includes the items being requested, the quantity, the estimated cost, and how the item will be used at the school.

Format: Financial Documents
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
List of Unserviceable Property and Requesting it be Dropped from Property Returns for February 1887
February 12, 1887

Richard Henry Pratt provides a list of property which has become unserviceable and requests authority from the Office of Indian Affairs to drop them from his property returns.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests Vaccine be Sent for New Students
February 12, 1887

Richard Henry Pratt requests to be sent two crusts vaccine viruses in order to vaccinate new students.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Test of Fire Prevention Hand Grenades
March 24, 1887

Richard Henry Pratt informs of the Office of Indian Affairs that after testing the fire prevention hand grenades that they are ineffective.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests Authority to Sell 50 Uniforms to Sitka Mission School
May 4, 1887

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to produce 50 uniforms for the Presbyterian Board of Home Missions in Sitka, Alaska.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Explanation of Difference between Annual Estimate of School Supplies and Requisitions for Stationary
June 16, 1887

Captain Richard H. Pratt informs the Commissioner of Indian Affairs that the Annual Estimate of School Supplies covers regular school room work only, whereas the Requisition for Stationary covers stationery for office. He needs both. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
New York Warehouse Seeks Authority to Send Duck Canvas to Carlisle
August 5, 1887

John R. Wilbon, Superintendent of the New York Warehouse, seeks authority to send pebble duck canvas to the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Purchase Supplies to Repair Fence at the Parker Farm
August 6, 1887

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to purchase 1000 chestnut rails and 200 locust posts for repairing the fence at the Parker Farm.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Immediate Delivery of Stationery from Previous Letter
September 5, 1887

Richard Henry Pratt asks for the immediate delivery of stationery previously requested on February 9, 1887.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Supplies, December 1887
December 23, 1887

Richard H. Pratt submits an Estimate of Supplies for the first quarter of fiscal year 1888 amounting to $475.80 and requests to purchase those items in the open market. The form includes the items being requested, the quantity, the estimated cost, and how the item will be used at the school.

Format: Financial Documents
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
List of Unserviceable Property and Requesting it be Dropped from Property Returns for February 1888
February 3, 1888

Richard Henry Pratt provides a list of property which has become unserviceable and requests authority from the Office of Indian Affairs to drop them from his property returns.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Forwards Board of Survey Proceedings Convened in February 1888
February 13, 1888 - February 17, 1888

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a Board of Survey to the Office of Indian Affairs convened on February 15, 1888 to dispose of broken or otherwise unserviceable property at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests Harness Sample be Repacked
May 14, 1888

Richard Henry Pratt requests that sample harness be repacked in the trunk and set aside until his next visit to Washington D.C. which would allow him to return it to Carlisle without cost.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Pay to Make Repairs to the Parker Farm House
July 9, 1888

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to spend about $150 in repairs on the Parker Farmhouse.

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

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