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Apache Students Now Headed for Carlisle from San Carlos
January 24, 1884

Robert Todd Lincoln, Secretary of War, forwards a copy of a telegram to inform the Department of the Interior that Lieutenant West has departed San Carlos in charge of 52 children including 47 boys and five girls for Carlisle.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Llewellyn Requests Authority to Send 50 Students from the Apache Nation to Carlisle
February 2, 1884

William H. H. Llewellyn, U.S. Indian Agent for the Mescalero and Jicarilla Agency, recommends sending 50 children to the Carlisle Indian School following the positive association with the school. Llewellyn notes that the sooner this is accomplished the easier it will be to send the students. He...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Recommendation for Route for Students from the Mescalero and Jicarilla Agency
February 8, 1884

William H. H. Llewellyn, U.S. Indian Agent for the Mescalero and Jicarilla Agency, provides a recommendation on which railroad route to send 50 children to the Carlisle Indian School along with ways to limit the cost of involved by sending one Agency employee and one army officer.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Group from the Homewood School Sent to Carlisle
February 19, 1884

Thomas W. Haskins, President of the Homewood School, informs the Office of Indian Affairs that the second group of students have to Carlisle and he will follow-up with the particulars.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Aid Requested for Travel and Maintenance of Incoming Mescalero Party
February 20, 1884

Richard Henry Pratt states that he can get through the present fiscal year on his appropriation but needs aid for travel expenses and maintenance of the incoming party from Mescalero.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Written Authority Covering Additional Enrollment and Transportation
February 20, 1884

Richard Henry Pratt requests that he have written authority to cover the verbal authority to increase the number of pupils from San Carlos as well as other additional pupils including eight from the Chippewa Nation.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Fifty Apache Students to be Transported to Carlisle
March 10, 1884

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Department of Indian Affairs that he has contracted to have fifty students from the Mescalero Band of the Apache Nation to be transported to the Carlisle Indian School. He queries the office as to where the funds to pay for the transport should be taken from.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Informs Office on Transporting Students from the Mescalero Agency
July 26, 1884

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that the El Paso Station is accessible from the Mescalero Agency if a party of students is being sent to the Carlisle Indian School. Pratt ends by stating that he is heading West on Monday.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Ticket for Miles to Visit the Carlisle Indian School
September 23, 1884

Alfred John Standing informs the Commissioner of Indian Affairs that he has provided a ticket for Miles, a Hampton Institute student, to visit the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Follow Up on Sending Given with Nez Perce Party
April 22, 1885

Richard Henry Pratt follows up his telegraph agreeing to send Obadiah G. Given with the party of Nez Perces being sent home. Pratt also recommends booking the Emigrant Sleepers as they provide the ability to make coffee therefore saving money on the coffee bill.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Expenses to Cover Obadiah Given While Traveling with Nez Perce Party
April 24, 1885

Richard Henry Pratt inquires about expenses related to Obadiah G. Given accompanying the Nez Perce Party back to their homes. Pratt notes that Given is ready to start when the Bureau of Indian Affairs telegraphs that the expenses will be covered.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Transportation of Students to Carlisle from Rosebud and Pine Ridge
June 25, 1885 - July 23, 1885

Richard Henry Pratt responds to a letter from the Bureau of Indian Affairs informing him that the Bureau will arrange the agreements in transporting students to and from the Carlisle Indian School. Pratt notes that he has already sought bids from the Baltimore and Ohio and Pennsylvania Railroads...

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Provides Bids for Transporting Students from Rosebud and Pine Ridge
August 12, 1885

Richard Henry Pratt provides the bids received for transporting students from the Rosebud and Pine Ridge Agencies to the Office of Indian Affairs.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests Transportation be Provided for Recruited Students in Nebraska
August 14, 1885

Richard Henry Pratt requests that Dr. Obadiah G. Given be given transportation for himself and 60 students at Rushville, Nebraska and 20 students at Valentine, Nebraska.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Standing Informs Office Quapaw Students Ready to Travel to Carlisle
September 5, 1885

Alfred John Standing informs the Office of Indian Affairs that the ten Quapaw Agency students are ready to travel to the Carlisle Indian School. Standing notes that there was a delay due to waiting for students from the Cheyenne and Arapahoe Agency.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Quapaw Agent Informs Office Delegation Ready to Travel
September 8, 1885

The Quapaw Agency Agent informs the Office of Indian Affairs that his delegation is ready to travel to the Carlisle Indian School but has not received transportation orders.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests Transportation for Pueblo Students
September 22, 1885

Richard Henry Pratt requests to have transportation for fifty Pueblo students from the Santa Fe, Laguna, and Albuquerque agencies.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Standing Refers Office to Earlier Letter Regarding Students Waiting for Tickets
September 23, 1885

Alfred John Standing refers Office of Indian Affairs to an earlier letter regarding students at the Sisseton Agency for transportation to the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Hair Informs Office Oneida Students Ready to Travel to Carlisle
September 25, 1885

R. S. Hair informs the Office of Indian Affairs that 20 Oneida students are ready to go from Oneida to Carlisle but cannot all go from De Pere or Green Bay to Chicago.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
No Tickets for Oneida Students to Travel to Carlisle
September 25, 1885

Alfred John Standing informs the Office of Indian Affairs that Marianna Burgess has reported there are no tickets waiting for her and 20 Oneida students at De Pere, Wisconsin.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Transportation for 40 Pueblo Students for Travel to Carlisle
September 26, 1885

Richard Henry Pratt requests transportation for forty be placed at Laguna for Pueblo students to travel to Carlisle.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Standing Responds to Inquiry Regarding Henry Kendall's Travel
September 30, 1885

Alfred John Standing responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding a receipt for a ticket for Henry Kendall travel to Washington D.C.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Crow Agency Informs Office of Ability to Send Students to Carlisle
October 26, 1885

H. J. Armstrong, U.S. Indian Agent for the Crow Agency, informs the Office of Indian Affairs that he can send six or ten students to the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Transportation for John Olmstead and Students
October 26, 1885

Richard Henry Pratt requests transportation for John W. Olmstead and 20 students De Pere, Wisconsin to Carlisle.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Notice of Safe Arrival of Blind Indian Student at Carlisle
February 17, 1886

Richard Henry Pratt reports to the Bureau of Indian Affairs of the safe arrival of a blind Indian student at Carlisle.

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

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