1892

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Pratt Responds to Alfred Laravie's Request to Return Home
December 5, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding Alfred Laravie (here Alfred Larave). Pratt notes that Alfred is a brother of Perry Laravie whom Pratt had corresponded previously about in terms of granting leave to return home. As Alfred also paid his way to Carlisle...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Requisition for Blanks and Blank Books, December 1892
December 9, 1892

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

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report of Irregular Employees, November 1892
December 10, 1892

Captain Richard H. Pratt submits a report that lists irregular employees who worked at the school during November 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 Responds to Complaints Made by Mary M. Kennedy
December 11, 1892 - April 1, 1893

Mary M. Kennedy provides Thomas J. Morgan two letters regarding claims made by students at Carlisle regarding their punishment over complaints that they are not receiving enough food to eat. She further states that Richard Henry Pratt punishes students when he hears they have written home...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Clarification on Teacher Leave During Christmas Recess
December 12, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt requests clarification from the Office of Indian Affairs regarding annual leave of teachers during the Christmas recess.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Blank Leave of Absence and Employees in Service Forms
December 12, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt sends a letter to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs requesting 100 blank request for leave of absence applications and 200 reports of employees in service forms. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Request for Resignation by Fanny W. Noble
December 14, 1892 - December 22, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to letter from Fanny W. Noble asking why she was asked to resign as a cook at the Carlisle Indian School after eight years of service.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Requisition for Blanks and Blank Books, December 1892
December 16, 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
Miss Lord's Request for Leave of Absence (Letter)
December 19, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt sends a letter to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs advising him that Miss Lord (assistant superintendent of the sewing room) can be spared the dates for which she requested a leave of absence. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Miss Lord's Request for Leave of Absence (Telegram)
December 19, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt forwards Miss Lord's request for leave of absence. Lord works as an assistant superintendent for the sewing room.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Morgan Toprock Requests to Attend School Full Day or Return Home
December 21, 1892

Morgan Toprock requests from Thomas J. Morgan permission to attend school all day. Toprock notes that his request to Richard Henry Pratt was turned down. If he cannot attend full day school then he asks to return home after Christmas.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Paul Martin Requests Assistance Locating Son
December 21, 1892 - December 27, 1892

Paul Martin requests assistance from Thomas J. Morgan in locating his son, James Martin, who had runaway from the Carlisle Indian School. Martin encloses a letter from Richard Henry Pratt detailing the circumstances before James left Carlisle.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Enrollment Statistics for October, November, and December 1892
December 22, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to Office of Indian Affairs circular advising that Carlisle had a total average of 756 students in October 1892 with 553 at Carlisle and 202 on outing. In November the numbers were 758 total with 543 at campus and 215 on outing. In December the numbers were 760 total...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Inquiry into Lack of Holiday Break for Teachers
December 23, 1892

Cornelia A. Merritt inquires from Thomas J. Morgan why teachers at the Carlisle Indian School are not permitted a holiday break from teaching.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Spend Additional 2000 Dollars on Transportation of Students
December 27, 1892

Request by Richard Henry Pratt to spend an additional $2000 on the transportation of students to and from the school.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
James Williams Requests Return of his Daughter Julia from Carlisle
December 28, 1892

James Williams requests the return of his daughter Julia Williams from the Carlisle Indian School and to finish her term of enrollment at the Mt. Pleasant Government school. In addition, he requests that his other daughter be allowed to enroll at Mt. Pleasant.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Request for Morgan Toprock to Attend School All Day
December 29, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to the request of Morgan Toprock forwarded by the Office of Indian Affairs to attend school for the entire day. Pratt notes that based on recommendations from Toprock's teachers it is not advisable to accommodate his request and that a note from the Office to make...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Replies to Request for Return of Lewis Levering
December 31, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt forwards letter of Levi Levering in regards to the return of his relative Lewis Levering. Both Pratt and Levering believe that a return to for Lewis to his home would be disastrous and that he should remain at Carlisle. Pratt writes that Lewis would likely remain if he has a...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Requisition for Blanks and Blank Books, December 1892
December 31, 1892

Captain Richard H. Pratt requests a six-month supply of report of changes in employees blank 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
Monthly Sanitary Report of Sick and Injured, December 1892
January 4, 1893

C. R. Dixon, the school physician, compiles the monthly sanitary report for December 1892. Dixon also includes a note summarizing health conditions of 1892 in the "Remarks and Physician's Special Report" section.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report of Irregular Employees, December 1892
January 11, 1893

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 December 1892. Pratt distinguishes between the "White Labor," whose names appear on the first page, and the "...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report on Leave of Absences for Fiscal Year 1892-1893
March 10, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt sends the Commissioner of Indian Affairs a report on leave of absences taken by numerous employees during the fiscal year 1892-1893: A. J. Standing, C. R. Dixon, C. H. Hepburn, W. G. McConkey, A. S. Ely, W. P. Campbell, M. Burgess, E. L. Fisher, E. A. Cutter, M. E. B....

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Coupon for Elijah Brown Travel
May 3, 1892 - December 19, 1896

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a coupon for Elijah Brown to travel between Council Bluffs, Iowa and Cascade Looks, Oregon.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence, Memorabilia and Ephemera
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
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...

Format: Financial Documents, Legal and Government Documents, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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