1892

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Pratt Requests Which Positions Fall Under Civil Service Rules
May 20, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt requests the Office of Indian Affairs inform him which positions at the Carlisle Indian School fall under the Civil Service rules and which do not.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Transportation Funds of Montana Students be made Special
May 20, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt requests that the Montana funds for transportation be made special and forwarded at once in order to facilitate transportation of students.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Follows Up on Request to Have Jennie Dubray Take Teaching Exam
May 25, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt follows up on his request to have Jennie Dubray take the examination for a teaching position in the Indian Service. Pratt notes that Captain Brown of the Pine Ridge Agency desires to have Dubray and her future husband Clarence Three Stars take charge of one of the day schools...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report on the Work of Mariette Wood at Carlisle
May 27, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt reports tp the Office of Indian Affairs on the service of Mariette Wood in the Indian Service.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Informs Office of Changes in the Girls Matron Position
May 31, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that Lydia Dittes has left Carlisle due to her health and in her place Pratt has promoted Lillie Ruth Shaffner.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Eligible Candidates for Matron Position
June 1, 1892

John Doyle, the Secretary of the Civil Service Commission, forwards to the Secretary of the Interior a list of three women (Jennie E. Martin, Cirrilla E. Needham, Constance M. Davenport) who are eligible to fill the vacant matron position at the Carlisle Indian School. The list includes the...

Format: Legal and Government Documents
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Sick and Injured, May 1892
June 1, 1892

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

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Request to Return Linnie Thompson
June 2, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to a request for the return of Linnie Thompson (here Lennie Thompson) by noting that she was enrolled for a term of five years or until she graduated. In addition, after consulting with Linnie she has expressed a desire to remain at Carlisle.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Funds, Fourth Quarter 1892
June 6, 1892

Estimate of funds for the fourth quarter of 1892 amounting to $6,957.48 for transportation of students to and from the school.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report of Irregular Employees, May 1892
June 8, 1892

Captain Richard H. Pratt submits a report that lists irregular employees who worked at the school during May 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
Proposal to Visit Southern Ute Agency for Recruiting
June 10, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs of his upcoming travel to Colorado to give a paper before the National Conference of Charities and Correction. Because his contribution is gratuitous and requires his expenses to be covered under another cover he proposes recruiting...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Ration Table Provided by Department
June 15, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding the rations used at the Carlisle Indian School and a comparison between the Indian School rations and Army rations. Pratt notes the differences mainly in what the school can produce on its own as well as the need for...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Thomas Metoxen Requests to Leave School or Receive Increased Pay
June 17, 1892

Thomas A. Mextoxen inquires from Thomas J. Morgan why he is being forced to remain at the Carlisle Indian School despite graduating in February. Metoxen claims that he is willing to remain if his wages are increased to $12 a month.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
T. S. Ansley Forwards Recommendation for Transfer and Comments
June 20, 1892

T. S. Ansley forwards list of children for transfer from the Flambeau reservation and La Pointe Agency. Ansley notes that the students have no education with two exceptions but are strong and healthy looking. The preferred school is Carlisle due to the first student on the list naming it with...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
T. S. Ansley Writes that he has Arrived at La Pointe Agency
June 21, 1892

T. S. Ansley writes to Thomas J. Morgan that he has arrived at the La Pointe Agency and that a number of Carlisle students are from the Agency. As the students seem contented and doing well as well writing home to induce others to attend Carlisle. Ansley continues by stating that he would like...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for the Return of Mary and Nora Cushaway
June 22, 1892

J. H. Cushway requests the return of his two daughters Mary and Nora from the Carlisle Indian School. Cushway states that he needs his daughters due to a business matter and that he has sent money for their return which has been denied by Richard Henry Pratt contrary to a promise made by Alfred...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Forwards Vouchers for Return of Two Runaway Students
June 23, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt forwards vouchers covering the expense of Alfred John Standing incurred in the return of two runaway students to the Office of Indian Affairs.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Requisition for Blanks and Blank Books, June 1892
June 24, 1892

Captain Richard H. Pratt requests a six-month supply of two dozen different blank administrative forms used by the United States Indian Affairs division of the Department of the Interior.

Format: Legal and Government Documents
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Follow Up on Request for the Return of Linnie Thompson
June 30, 1892

Luther W. Jack requests to know what actions have been taken regarding the request from Simon A. Thompson for the return of his daughter Linnie Thompson (here Lennie) from the Carlisle Indian School. Jack also requests a copy of the Laws and Rules governing Carlisle.

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

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

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Request to Return Mary and Nora Cushaway
July 7, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to the request of J. H. Cushaway for the returns of Mary and Nora Cushaway. He notes that he has received the money for their return and he has determined to let them go home.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report of Irregular Employees, June 1892
July 7, 1892

Captain Richard H. Pratt submits a report that lists irregular employees who worked at the school during June 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
Request for the Return of William and Sarah Archiquette
July 7, 1892

S. S. Burleson seeks the return home of William and Sarah Archiquette from the Carlisle Indian School at the request of Chief Skenandoah, William Archiquette, and Mrs. John Archiquette. Burleson states that the students have been at school for eight years and their family desires their return....

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Request from Thomas Metoxen
July 8, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to Thomas Metoxen's request to either be sent home or receive additional pay to remain at Carlisle. Pratt notes that Metoxen choose to stay as part of the band when asked and that the possibility for increased pay depending on the appropriation. However, at the...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Funds, First Quarter 1893
July 9, 1892

Estimate of funds for the second quarter of 1883 amounting to $28,076.71 for support of the school and transportation of Indian supplies.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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