1892

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Estimate of Supplies, July 1892
July 9, 1892

Richard H. Pratt submits an Estimate of Supplies for the first quarter of fiscal year 1893 amounting to $464.00 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
Recruitment of Students from Pawnee Agency
July 9, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs regarding a note from Supervisor Richardson of the Pawnee Agency. Pratt informs the Office that Richardson has written him that the three Pawnee girls who wanted to go to Carlisle changed their minds and were then taken to Haskell.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Expend $5000 in Travel Expenses in 1892-1893 Fiscal Year
July 9, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to spend $5000 during the current fiscal year for necessary travel and incidental expenses of bringing students to the school and returning them to their homes.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Renew Hocker Farm Lease for Fiscal Year 1893
July 9, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt forwards the articles of agreement for the lease of the Hocker Farm and requests its renewal for one year beginning on July 1, 1892.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Correspondence Regarding Allegations towards the Outing System
July 11, 1892 - August 17, 1892

Correspondence from Daniel Dorchester and Richard Henry Pratt to the Office of Indian Affairs regarding allegations from Pratt that Dorchester was set to attack the Carlisle outing system on the grounds that 13 students had become pregnant. Pratt calls the allegation false and that only one such...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Potential Transfer of Five Students from the Navajo Boarding School
July 11, 1892

G. H. Wadleigh, Superintendent of the Navajo Boarding School, informs the Office of Indian Affairs that a small party of students would be interested in transferring to either Haskell or Carlisle. Wadleigh indicates Haskell would be better because of its location and lack of prejudice against it...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to List of Children from Flambeau and La Pointe
July 12, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding a list of children from Supervisor T. S. Ansley covering children from the Flambeau and La Pointe Agencies. Pratt notes that he has no objection to receiving students with no prior education in order to keep up...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Authorize Return of Students to Their Homes in 1892
July 14, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that the home going party has been delayed and should leave as soon as possible. Requests that authority for them to be returned be provided soon.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Morgan Requests Return of Lease of Hocker Farm to Renew for 1893 Fiscal Year
July 15, 1892 - July 16, 1892

Thomas J. Morgan requests the Second Comptroller of the Treasury return to the Office of Indian Affairs the lease entered into between the Executive Committee of the Hocker Farm and the Office.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Request for Return of William and Sarah Archiquette
July 20, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to a letter from S. S. Burleson requesting the return of William and Sarah Archiquette at the request of their mother. Pratt notes that he would like the statements in the letter verified as he includes two enclosures including a letter from William showing that he...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Accepting Children from St. Regis
July 21, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding enrolling St. Regis students at Carlisle. Pratt states that the New York Indians are better off and that he has already agreed to raise the number of New York students to 50.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Relative to Sending an Exhibit to Madrid
July 21, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding an exhibit at the Columbian Historical Exhibition in Madrid. Pratt notes that if the expense of the exhibit could be arranged for it would not be much trouble to create the exhibit. If the exhibit goes forward then...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for New Teacher in the No. 11 Room
July 21, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt requests the Office of Indian Affairs place a new teacher in the No. 11 room following the transfer of Lillie Shaffner to the position of Girl's Matron.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Recommendation of Fordyce Grinnell for Position at World's Fair
July 22, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt provides a recommendation at the request of Fordyce Grinnell for the position of physician at the World's Fair in Chicago if such a position is needed.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests Instructions on Securing Students for 1892-1893 Year
July 23, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt requests instructions on securing students for the 1892-1893 school year.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Provides Early Response to Complaint Regarding Transportation
July 27, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter that they have been informed unofficially that in transporting students to and from Carlisle he does not invite competition from different railroads. Pratt requests to be furnished with the complaint in full, to know the parties...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Sick and Injured, July 1892
August 1, 1892

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

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Inquiry Related to Southern Ute Agency
August 1, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt notes in response to an inquiry from the Office of Indian Affairs that he received intimations not to go into certain districts for students. As a result he paid for his trip to and from Denver, Colorado himself.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Order for Students to be Sent to Carlisle be Withdrawn
August 1, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs that he has received a letter from David S. Keck, U.S. Supervisor, that he has orders to bring 100 students to Carlisle and that some of them have never attended school. Pratt notes that Keck's orders would completely cover the incoming...

Format: Legal and Government Documents
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Resignations of McConkey and Seabrook
August 1, 1892 - January 4, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt forwards the resignations of William G. McConkey and Alice M. Seabrook.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Letter Seeking Information on Runaway Pupil
August 3, 1892 - December 28, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to a request from J. C. Williamson regarding his son who had run away from his outing home on August 3, 1892. Pratt provides some background on Curtis and the fact that he had expressed no discontent towards his outing experience. He further indicates that he is...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report of Irregular Employees, July 1892
August 3, 1892

Captain Richard H. Pratt submits a report that lists irregular employees who worked at the school during July 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 to Purchase Wire Screens for Windows
August 3, 1892

Captain Richard H. Pratt requests to spend $122.84 on the purchase of wire screens to protect windows in the academic building and boys' quarters.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Attention Called to Report of Irregular Employees, June 1892 (Letter)
August 8, 1892

Captain Richard H. Pratt sends a letter to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs requesting approval for the report of irregular employees for June 1892.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Support Needed for Fiscal Year Ending 1894
August 8, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to Office of Indian Affairs letter requesting an estimate of the amount needed for support for fiscal year ending June 30, 1894. Pratt provides the enrollment statistics for the school and its capacity during the past year. In addition Pratt proposes building...

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

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