1899

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William Blakeslee Requests Assistance in Securing Indian Service Position
March 18, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a request from William Blakeslee to secure a position in the Indian Service along with Dr. J. G. Rogers recommendation.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Arrangements for Mother of Student to Visit Carlisle
March 20, 1899 - March 25, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt forwards correspondence and informs the Office of Indian Affairs that he has arranged for the mother of an Apache student to visit Carlisle.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Forwards Recommendations for Ella Rickert's Application for Assistant Matron
March 20, 1899 - April 6, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt forwards recommendations of Ella Rickert for the position of assistant matron in a Western Indian School. Pratt also endorses Rickert for the position.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests Government Print Two Outing Books
March 20, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt requests the Government Printing Office print two Outing Books, which he expects "will probably last six years." 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Roberta Wilson Requests Transfer to Cherokee Indian School
March 20, 1899

Roberta E. Wilson requests a transfer to the Indian School in Cherokee, North Carolina as an assistant matron. Richard Henry Pratt endorses the application and requests a replacement.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests Authority to Pay Substitute Assistant Laundress in 1899
March 22, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt requests to pay a substitute assistant laundress to replace Carrie Thomas following her resignation.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Proceedings of a Board of Survey Convened in March 1899
March 22, 1899 - March 23, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt forwards the proceedings of a Board of Survey convened on March 22, 1899.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Request to Return George Fairbanks
March 31, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt responds to a request to return George Fairbanks to his home.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Recommendation for Gertrude Renfrow for Assistant Seamstress Position
March 31, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt recommends Gertrude Renfrow as an assistant seamstress in the Indian Service.

Note: This is presumably the person known as Gertrude Renfrew while at Carlisle.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Samuel Gruett Requests Recommendation for Disciplinarian Position
March 31, 1899

Samuel Gruett requests Richard Henry Pratt's recommendation to help him secure the disciplinarian position at the Mt. Pleasant Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Efficiency Report of Employees, April 1899
April 1, 1899

Major Richard H. Pratt compiles a report with remarks regarding employees' efficiency, conduct, behavior, dress, health, kindness towards children, and notes on any special skills. The report also lists employees' salaries..

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Monthly Sanitary Report of Diseases and Injuries, March 1899
April 1899

S. L. Diven, the school physician, compiles the monthly sanitary report for March 1899.

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Requisition for Stationery, April 1899
April 1, 1899

Major 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, 1900.

Format: Legal and Government Documents
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Hugg Confirming Transfer of Seven Students to Carlisle
April 3, 1899

William Hugg informs the Office of Indian Affairs that he will comply with the order to transfer seven students to the Carlisle Indian School. He requests that three of the students remain in order to participate in an exhibition due to their being in the School Band.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Request to Enroll John Moses
April 3, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt responds in the negative to former student John Moses' request to re-enroll at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
L. R. Shaffner's Application for Annual Leave of Absence
April 5, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt forwards matron L. R. Shaffner's application for an 18-day annual leave of absence. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Corrected Report of Irregular Employees, March 1899
April 8, 1899

Major Richard H. Pratt submits a corrected report that lists irregular employees who worked at the school during March 1899. In an explanatory cover letter, Pratt mentions the cost of each repair and provides additional information on expenditures for incidental and general repairs in regards to...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Funds and Regular Employee Pay, Fourth Quarter 1899
April 10, 1899

Estimate of funds for the fourth quarter of 1899 amounting to $11,526.49 for electric light and regular employee pay.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Employment from Leila W. Hayden
April 11, 1899

Leila W. Hayden (Chippewa) applies to be a clerk at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Plans and Specifications for Expansion to School Building
April 12, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt provides his recommendations for expanding the school building at the Carlisle Indian School. Pratt provides blueprints along with the specifications for the expansion.

Format: Blueprints/Architectural Drawings, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Wrap for Charley Doxtator Requesting Transfer to Carlisle
April 13, 1899

Wrap indicating Richard Henry Pratt returned with remarks a letter from Charley Doxtator who wants to return to the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Request to Enroll Son of Filmore Jackson
April 15, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt responds to a request from Filmore Jackson to transfer his son from the Lincoln Institute to the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Estimate of Supplies, April 1899
April 17, 1899

Richard H. Pratt submits an Estimate of Supplies for the fourth quarter of fiscal year 1899 amounting to $359.35 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
Irregular Employees Required for the Fourth Quarter of Fiscal Year 1898-1899
April 17, 1899

Major Richard H. Pratt provides the Commissioner of Indian Affairs with a list of irregular labor required for the current quarter of 1899. Pratt also includes details on compensation, position title, and the number of workdays required for the quarter.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Wheelock Requests Transfer of Evan Goslyah
April 17, 1899

Dennison Wheelock requests to have Evan Goslyah transferred from the Grand Junction Indian School noting that Goslyah has requested it and he needs an additional clarinet player for the band.

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

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