1897

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Charles Meserve Writes Concerning the Punishment of Pratt
March 18, 1897

Charles Francis Meserve, President of the Shaw University, writes to Daniel M. Browning concerning the recent punishment of Richard Henry Pratt.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Informs Office that Laundress and Seamstress Position are Filled
March 18, 1897

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that the four laundress positions are filled as well as the seamstress position. Pratt further requests that Lizzie James and Jennie Wolf be allowed to take the Civil Service exam to qualify permanently.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Physician's Certification of Kate S. Bowersox's Sickness
March 20-23, 1897

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a note from S. L. Diven certifying teacher Kate S. Bowersox's illness, which servies to cover her leave of absence. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report of Irregular Employees, February 1897
March 20, 1897

Captain Richard H. Pratt submits a report that lists irregular employees who worked at the school during February 1897. 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
Standing Seeks Clarification on Nashville Exhibit
March 20, 1897

Assistant Superintendent Alfred John Standing seeks further information on the planning of the Nashville Exhibit.

Format: Diagrams, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Nana Pratt's Application for Leave of Absence
March 22, 1897

Richard Henry Pratt forwards clerk Nana Pratt's application for a 16-day leave of absence. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Standing Informs Office of Materials Shipped for Nashville Exhibit
March 23, 1897

Alfred John Standing informs the Office of Indian Affairs that he has sent them various materials for the exhibit in Nashville, Tennessee.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Standing Provides Recommendation for Clarence White Thunder
March 25, 1897

Alfred John Standing responds to a letter from W. N. Hailmann regarding Clarence White Thunder.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Forwards Letter and Recommendation for Harvey Whiteshield
March 29, 1897 - April 5, 1897

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a letter from Harvey Whiteshield who is requesting his help in securing a position in the Indian Service. Pratt additionally provides his recommendation for Whiteshield to fill some position.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Standing Provides Recommendations for Dion and Black Bear
March 29, 1897

Alfred John Standing provides a recommendation for Samuel Dion and Thomas Black Bear to W. N. Hailmann.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Letter Retained Informing Pratt Duties of Three Positions Should be Distributed
April 1, 1897

Letter retained in the Department from C. N. Bliss, Secretary of the Department of the Interior, to Richard Henry Pratt that informs him the duties of the Assistant Seamstress and Assistant Laundress positions should be distributed among other employees and incorporated as a part of the...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for the Return of Katie and David Johnson
April 1, 1897

Sophia and Jacob Johnson request the return of their two children Katie and David from the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Updates Office on Lack of School Physician
April 2, 1897

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs by informing them that the Carlisle Indian School is not suffering for not having a physician on staff. Pratt further states that he will submit his plans in the future.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Response to Carlisle Teachers as Instructors at Indian Service Institutes
April 2, 1897

Richard Henry Pratt responds to W. N. Hailmann's request to have Thompson and Jennie Ericson attend the Indian Service Summer Institutes as instructors.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Anna S. Luckenbach's Application for Annual Leave of Absence
April 5, 1897

Richard Henry Pratt forwards clerk Anna S. Luckenbach's application for a 6-day annual leave of absence to attend the Eastern Festival at her home in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Diseases and Injuries, January-February 1897
April 5, 1897

Z. S. David, the school physician, compiles the monthly sanitary reports for January and February 1897.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
List of the Graduating Class of 1897
April 7, 1897

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a list of the Graduating Class of 1897 of the Carlisle Indian School to W. N. Hailmann along with his assessment of their character and efficiency.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Update on Food and Rations Provided to Students
April 7, 1897

Richard Henry Pratt provides an update on the rations and food provided to students at the Carlisle Indian School to W. N. Hailmann.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Request to Return J. Webster Galbreath
April 8, 1897 - May 14, 1897

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter requesting the return of J. Webster Galbreath (here Webster Galbraith) from the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report of Irregular Employees, March 1897
April 8, 1897

Captain Richard H. Pratt submits a report that lists irregular employees who worked at the school during March 1897. 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
Report on Inefficiency of Recently Appointed Assistant Seamstress
April 9, 1897

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that Florence Bonifant who was recently appointed to the position of Assistant Seamstress is unable to fill the duties required.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests to Enter Into Agreement with Local Doctors
April 12, 1897

Richard Henry Pratt requests permission from the Office of Indian Affairs to enter into an arrangement with local Carlisle, Pennsylvania doctors to treat students.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Request to Return David and Katie Johnson
April 12, 1897

Richard Henry Pratt responds to the request of Joseph and Sophia Johnson for the return of the children David and Katie Johnson.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Requisition for Stationery, April 1897
April 12, 1897

Captain Richard Henry Pratt requests a supply of two dozen different articles of stationery used by the United States Indian Affairs division of the Department of the Interior for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1898.

Format: Legal and Government Documents
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Provides Recommendation for William Sherrill
April 15, 1897

Richard Henry Pratt responds to a request from W. N. Hailmann regarding the qualifications of former student William Sherrill for a position in the Indian Service.

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

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