1885

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Dennison Wheelock Request to Return Home
December 19, 1885 - January 8, 1886

Dennison Wheelock requests permission from the Bureau of Indian Affairs to return to his home at the Green Bay Agency. Wheelock cites his cold room and the general ill health of many students at Carlisle. In reply, Obadiah G. Given, the school physician, claims that as a percentage there are no more sick students than at any other time. Richard…

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request for the Return of Tom Torlino
December 19, 1885

John H. Bowman, U.S. Indian Agent for the Navajo Agency, informs the Office of Indian Affairs that Tom Torlino should be returned home on account of his health and because he seems to be making no progress.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Irregular Employees Required for January 1886
December 21, 1885

Captain Richard H. Pratt provides the Commissioner of Indian Affairs with a list of irregular labor required for January 1886. Pratt also includes details on compensation, position title, and the number of workdays required for the month.

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Estimate of Funds and Regular Employee Pay, First Quarter 1886
December 29, 1885

Estimate of funds for the first quarter of 1886 amounting to $9,007.10 for support of the school. Richard H. Pratt also requests additional funds amounting to $6,435.00 for regular employee pay. Pratt's account statement in the amount of $81,002.35 is also included.

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Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Return of Edwin Schanandore
December 31, 1885

Daniel Schanandore requests the return of his son Edwin Schanandore from the Carlisle Indian School.

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Letters/Correspondence
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Audit of the Financial Transactions of Richard Henry Pratt
August 23, 1904

This audit and report, which concerns the finances of the Carlisle Indian School as administered by Richard Henry Pratt, was prepred immediately following his retirement as superintendent of the school. The report focuses on the use of non-governmental funds - charitable donations to the school, as well as income earned through athletics and…

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Financial Documents, Legal and Government Documents, Reports
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National Archives and Records Administration