1892

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Forwards Voucher for Expenses Incurred in Return of Two Runaway Pupils
August 8, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt forwards and requests approval for voucher for the travel and expenses incurred in the capture and return of two runaway pupils.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Revision of Study for Indian Schools
August 8, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter in reference to a revision in the course of study for Indian schools. Pratt details the current course of study at the Carlisle Indian School and notes that the change in policy would require an additional two years of study. In...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Employment from Laura A. Johnson
August 9-13, 1892

Richard H. Pratt recommends that Laura A. Johnson be appointed as a seamstress at the school. Pratt forwards Johnson's application along with references from Sarah R. Parker and Laura V. Steers.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Notice of the Death of Chief Clerk Charles H. Hepburn
August 15, 1892

Alfred John Standing informs the Office of Indian Affairs of the death of the Carlisle Indian School Chief Clerk Charles H. Hepburn.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Corrects Errors in Appointments to Carlisle Employees
August 29, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt calls to the attention of the Office of Indian Affairs errors in the confirmation of appointments of school employees.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests Answer to Filling Teaching Position in Room Number 11
August 29, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt requests a reply to his letter requesting a new teacher for the Number 11 room. He further states that there should be no delay in filling the position and that he would prefer a male teacher.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests Answer to Nomination of Dennison Wheelock
August 29, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt requests an answer to his letter nominating Dennison Wheelock to a position at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests to Know if Laura Johnston's Nomination Was Approved
August 29, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt requests to know if his nomination of Laura A. Johnston has been approved.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Attention Called to Report of Irregular Employees, June 1892 (Telegram)
September 1, 1892

Captain Richard H. Pratt sends telegram to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs informing him that the irregular employee report for June 1892 still needs approval.  

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Forwards Medical Account of Enos Graham While on Outing
September 2, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt forwards account covering medical costs for approval in the treatment of Enos Graham while on outing.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests Teacher be Appointed Soon to Avoid Temporary Replacement
September 2, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt notifies the Office of Indian Affairs that there must no longer be a delay in appointing a teacher for the Number 11 room. Pratt notes that appointing a temporary teacher would be detrimental.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Response to Office Request to Take 75 Seneca Students
September 2, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to a telegram from Thomas J. Morgan regarding his request that Carlisle take 75 Seneca students. Pratt notes that with the present enrollment plus those he has already accepted would put his enrollment at 782 with others to come. In addition, Carlisle will already...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Information Related to the Governments Acquisition of the Carlisle Barracks
September 3-13, 1892

Lewis A. Grant, Acting Secretary of War, responds to a letter from the Department of Interior by providing a copy of the metes and bounds of the Carlisle Barracks along with a plat and the deed by which the U.S. Government acquired the land.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence, Maps
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Sick and Injured, August 1892
September 5, 1892

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

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Declines Appointment of Two Teachers to Vacant Position
September 6, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt declines the appointment of two candidates for a vacant teaching position at the Carlisle Indian School. Pratt further requests that the next steps in the process be taken.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Religion Among the Tuscarora
September 6, 1892 - September 15, 1892

A. W. Ferrin, U.S. Indian Agent for the New York Agency, forwards a letter from M. F. Trippe, regarding religion among the Tuscarora. Ferrin ends his note that students for Carlisle are not questioned regarding their religion but only conform to the physical and moral requirements set by...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report of Irregular Employees, August 1892
September 6, 1892

Captain Richard H. Pratt submits a report that lists irregular employees and includes details on their compensation, position titles, race, and the number of days worked at the school in August 1892. Pratt distinguishes between the employees, whose names appear on the first page, and the "Indian...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Comments on Teaching Examination and Requests New Candidate
September 20, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt comments on the examination papers of Loren E. Wolfe and requests that a qualified candidate be provided.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statement of Pupils from San Carlos Agency, 1892
September 21, 1892

These materials include a descriptive statement of pupils regarding one individual, John Donald McIntosh, transferred to the Carlisle Indian School from the San Carlos Agency.

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Annual Report of the Carlisle Indian School, 1892
September 22, 1892

Thirteenth Annual Report of the Carlisle Indian School. Richard Henry Pratt provides information on enrollment statistics from the 1892 school year including the outing numbers and wages earned by students.

Pratt further details enrollment numbers by Nation as well as the statistics...

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
School Statistics Accompanying the Annual Report, 1892
September 22, 1892

School Statistics accompanying the Annual Report for the 1892 Fiscal Year.

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Julia Bent Requests Annuity Payment for College Tuition
September 25, 1892 - September 27, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a request from Julia Bent for her annuity payment in order to pay her tuition at the Cumberland Valley Normal School in Shippensburg, Pennsylvania.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Oath of Office for James Laley
September 26-28, 1892

Captain Richard H. Pratt submits oath of office from newly appointed employee James Laley.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Request for Mark Evarts to Visit Brother
September 26, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding Mark D. Evarts request to visit his brother.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Copy of Pratt's Request to Expediate Teaching Appointment
September 30, 1892

Copy of telegram from Richard Henry Pratt to the Office of Indian Affairs regarding a request by Pratt to expediate the process of filling the teaching vacancy in Room Number 11.

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

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