1892

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Pratt Responds to Request for James and Louis King
April 5, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to the request of Joseph and Anna King for the return of James and Louis King. Pratt notes that the term of enrollment for the two students will not be up until November 2, 1893. In addition, he states that the conditions at the Agency are such that he would be in...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report of Irregular Employees, March 1892
April 5, 1892

Captain Richard H. Pratt submits a report that lists irregular employees who worked at the school during March 1892. The report includes details on compensation, position titles, race, and the number of days worked during that month.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Inquiry into Appropriation for New York State Indians to Attend Carlisle
April 9, 1892

Helen Shelton Smith writes to the Office of Indian Affairs regarding the odds of New York Indians receiving an appropriation from the U.S. Government in order to attend the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for the Return of Linnie Thompson
April 12, 1892

Susan Thompson requests from U.S. Congressman Thomas L. Bunting the return of her daughter Linnie Thompson from the Carlisle Indian School. Thompson states that her husband is on his death bed due to consumption and has expressed a desire to see his daughter before he dies. However, Richard...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Department Plan for Chicago Exhibit in 1893
April 13, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt expresses his disappointment in the plan of the Office of Indian Affairs on its upcoming exhibit at the Chicago World's Fair and Columbian Exposition. Pratt notes that the proposed plan does not offer an opportunity to demonstrate individual schools and the larger Indian...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Office Informed of Transfer of Ambrose Guruz
April 16, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter by informing them that Ambrose Guruz went to the Pennsylvania Institute for the Instruction of the Blind at Philadelphia on March 4, 1892.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Office Order to Cover San Carlos Transportation Costs
April 16, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter requiring him to cover the expense of the San Carlos Agent for the costs of transporting Justin Head and Norman Cassadore from Wilcox to San Carlos. Pratt notes that filling this order places him in an awkward situation as he...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Fire Precautions Taken at the Carlisle Indian School
April 18, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding fire precautions taken at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Funds, Fourth Quarter 1892
April 20, 1892

Estimate of funds for the fourth quarter of 1892 amounting to $5,239 for support of the school.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Informs Office of No Need to Fill Position Vacated by Woolston
April 21, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that it is not necessary to fill the position vacated by Lillie Woolston's move to Arizona immediately.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Request to Return Abram Hill
April 21, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to requests to return Abram Hill by noting that Hill came to Carlisle from Martinsburg and has remained at Carlisle by his own choice. Pratt states that Hill is currently attending school in Newtown, Pennsylvania and has just expressed a desire to return with the...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Response to Proposal to Furnish Suit for Komalta
April 26, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that the Carlisle Indian School can supply a suit for Komalta at the same price they furnished for the Cheyennes.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Transportation Order on Subsidized Route to Shoshone Agency
April 30, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt requests transportation orders be sent immediately over the subsidized position of route for one student to the Shoshone Agency as the student is sick and should be sent at once.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Sick and Injured, April 1892
May 7, 1892

C. R. Dixon, the school physician, compiles the monthly sanitary report for April 1892.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Have Jennie Dubray Take Exam for Teaching Position
May 9, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt requests that Jennie Dubray be allowed to take the examination to qualify for a teaching position in the Indian Service.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Inquiry Regarding Use of Fort Peck, Fort Belknap, and Blackfeet Agencies Appropriation
May 11, 1892

The Comptroller answers an inquiry of R. V. Belt regarding using the appropriation for the Fort Peck, Fort Belknap, and Blackfeet Agencies. Belt asks if the Agency appropriation can be used for the education of Agency students at Carlisle above the appropriation for the Carlisle Indian School....

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Funds, Fourth Quarter 1892
May 14, 1892

Estimate of funds for the fourth quarter of 1892 amounting to $12,024.00 for the support of the Montana students. An explanatory cover letter is included.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Positions and Salaries for Fiscal Year 1893
May 14, 1892

Richard H. Pratt provides an estimate of the number of employees necessary for operating the school during the 1893 fiscal year. The report includes position titles, the associated salary that he requests, as well as the number of employees with that title. The names of employees are not...

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Agent Reports Annuity Payment for Lydia Harrington
May 16, 1892

Charles F. Ashley, U.S. Indian Agent for the Cheyenne and Arapahoe Agency, reports the annuity payment for Lydia Harrington.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Funds and Estimate of Supplies, Fourth Quarter 1892
May 17, 1892

Estimate of funds for the fourth quarter of 1892 amounting to $11,998.25 for treaty fund. Richard H. Pratt also sends an Estimate of Supplies amounting to $449.40. An explanatory cover letter is included.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
McConkey Requests Transfer to Western Agency
May 17, 1892

W. G. McConkey, clerk and stenographer, requests a transfer from the Carlisle Indian School to a Western Agency due to his health.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Request to Return Louisa King
May 17, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to a request from George King forwarded by the Office of Indian Affairs for the return of his daughter Louisa King. Pratt notes that the writer of the letter S. S. Burleson is in his mid a proper person to be on the reservation as he stirs up all sorts of trouble....

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for the Return of Linnie Thompson for Vacation
May 18, 1892 - May 21, 1892

Simon and Susan Thompson request the Office of Indian Affairs to instruct Richard Henry Pratt to return their daughter Linnie Thompson (here Lennie Thompson) for the vacation period.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report of Irregular Employees, April 1892
May 19, 1892

Captain Richard H. Pratt submits a report that lists irregular employees who worked at the school during April 1892. The report includes details on compensation, position titles, race, and the number of days worked during that month.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Informs Office of Upcoming Vacancy in Girls Matron Position
May 20, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that the Girls Matron position will be vacant as of July 31, 1892. Pratt notes that he has doubts that the Civil Service Commission can produce a suitable candidate due to the difficultly of the position.

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

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