1897

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Monthly Sanitary Report of Diseases and Injuries, June 1897
July 9, 1897

S. L. Diven, the school physician, compiles the monthly sanitary report for June 1897.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Oaths of Office, July 1897
July 10-14, 1897

Captain Richard H. Pratt submits oaths of office from twelve newly appointed employees (Gertrude E. Simmons, Louisa Geisdorff, Mabel M. Buck, Delia Randell, Cora Wheeler, Alex B. Upshaw, Vincent Nahtailsh, James R. Wheelock, James D. Flannery, Thomas Marshall, Taylor Smith, and William Colombe...

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Increase Expenditure of Attending Physician
July 13, 1897

Richard Henry Pratt requests the Office of Indian Affairs increase the expenditure for services of an attending physician to $600.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Decision to Not Renominate Hench or Bourassa
July 19, 1897

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter explaining his decision to not renominate Rose Bourassa and Martha Hench for continued employment at Carlisle.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Anna S. Luckenbach's Application for Annual Leave of Absence
July 20, 1897

Richard Henry Pratt forwards clerk Anna S. Luckenbach's application for a 24-day annual leave of absence. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Lizzie C. Jacobs' Application for Annual Leave of Absence
July 20, 1897

Richard Henry Pratt forwards assistant seamstress Lizzie C. Jacobs' application for a 28-day annual leave of absence. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Supplemental Estimate of Funds, Fourth Quarter 1897
July 20, 1897

Richard Henry Pratt submits a supplemental estimate of funds for the fourth quarter of 1897 amounting to $1,840.00 to close the account for the fiscal year.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Alfred J. Standing's Application for Annual Leave of Absence
July 21, 1897

Richard Henry Pratt forwards assistant superintendent A. J. Standing's application for a 30-day annual leave of absence. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Susan Zeamer's Application for Annual Leave of Absence
July 21, 1897

Richard Henry Pratt forwards assistant seamstress Susan Zeamer's application for a 29-day annual leave of absence. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Provides Information and a Recommendation for William F. Campbell
July 22, 1897

Richard Henry Pratt provides information and recommendation regarding former student William F. Campbell being hired to look after the legal affairs of the Chippewa Nation.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report of Irregular Employees, June 1897
July 22, 1897

Captain Richard H. Pratt submits a report that lists irregular "white" employees who worked at the school during June 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
Pratt Requests Authority to Pay Expenses in Treatment of Three Students
July 23, 1897

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to pay expenses associated with the treatment of three students at the Medico-Chirurgical Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests Authority to Pay Expenses in Recovery of Four Runaway Students
July 24, 1897

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to pay the expenses associated in the capture and return of four runaway pupils from Wittenberg, Wisconsin.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Inquiry into Authority of Pratt to Intercept Letters
July 28, 1897

Robert J. Hamilton inquires of W. A. Jones if Richard Henry Pratt has the authority to intercept any letter sent to the students of the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Charles Low Cloud and Samuel Decorah Request Help from Pratt
July 29, 1897

Charles Low Cloud and Samuel Decora (here Samuel Decorah) request help from Richard Henry Pratt in order to receive their annuity payments.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Irregular Employees Required for July and August 1897
July 29, 1897

Captain Richard H. Pratt provides the Commissioner of Indian Affairs with a list of irregular labor required for July and August 1897. Pratt also includes details on compensation, position title, and the number of workdays required for the month, and he notes that all the irregular employees...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Diseases and Injuries, July 1897
August 1897

S. L. Diven, the school physician, compiles the monthly sanitary report for July 1897.

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Clinton Duncan's Resignation Modified to Take Effect in June
August 5, 1897

Thomas Ryan informs Clinton C. Duncan that his resignation from the Indian Service is modified to take effect on June 30, 1897.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Request to Return Marguerite and Louise Provost
August 6, 1897 - April 21, 1898

Richard Henry Pratt responds to a request to return Marguerite Provost and Louise Provost to their home. Pratt also encloses two letters from Marianna Burgess regarding the case.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Transmits New Lease for the Hocker Farm for the 1898 Fiscal Year
August 7, 1897

Richard Henry Pratt forwards the new and old lease for the Hocker Farm and requests that it be approved. Pratt provides information on the purchase of the farm as well as the possibility that it will be sold and further notes that the lease goes into improvements with any remainder going into...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Supplemental Requisition for Blanks and Blank Books, August 1897
August 7, 1897

Captain Richard H. Pratt requests a six-month supply of receipt-supplies-contract (flour and grains) 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
Funding Explanation for Report of Irregular Employees, May and June 1897
August 9, 1897

Captain Richard H. Pratt provides the Commissioner of Indian Affairs with additional information on decisions made in regards to irregular labor mentioned in the May and June 1897 report. He informs the Commissioner that the unauthorized labor was paid for through charitable funds and not by the...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Levi St. Cyr's Application for Leave of Absence
August 9, 1897

Richard Henry Pratt forwards assistant printer Levi St. Cyr's application for a 30-day leave of absence. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
O. H. Bakeless' Application for Annual Leave of Absence
August 10, 1897

Richard Henry Pratt forwards O. H. Bakeless' application for a 15-day annual leave of absence.  Bakeless works as a principal teacher. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Employment from Mark Wolfe
August 11-14, 1897

Richard H. Pratt recommends that former student Mark Wolfe (Cherokee) be appointed as an industrial teacher in the Indian Service. Pratt forwards Wolf's application to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, endorses them in his cover letter, and includes a transcription of Wolf's degree.

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

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