1899

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Civil Service Approves Appointment of Leila Hayden
April 21-24, 1899

John R. Procter, Civil Service Commissioner, approves the request of Thomas Ryan for the appointment of Leila W. Hayden as a clerk at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statement of Changes in School Employees and Application, November 1899
April 21 - November 18, 1899

Richard H. Pratt submits a report that lists new employees (Inga M. Erickson and George W. Taylor). Pratt also sends George W. Taylor's application for a position as an assistant disciplinarian, including references.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Application of Leila Hayden
April 21, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt responds to the application of Leila Hayden for a position at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Ryan Disallows Open Market Purchase of Supplies
April 21, 1899 - May 27, 1899

Thomas Ryan disallows Richard Henry Pratt's request to purchase supplies for improvements and extensions to the school plant on the open market.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Vaccine Virus
April 24, 1899

Major Richard H. Pratt requests 150 points of vaccine virus.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Need for Employees to Take Civil Service Exams
April 26, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding the Civil Service application of Luella Cunningham as well as the applications of Lizzie James, Jennie Wolf, and Ella Albert.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Office Informed Luella Cunningham Sent Application to Civil Service Commission
April 27, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that Luella Cunningham has sent her application for the position of assistant laundress to the chairman of the Civil Service Commission.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Provides Information on Josiah Archiquette
April 27, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt provides J. H. Dortch with information related to Josiah Archiquette.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Ella Rickert Accepts Assistant Matron Position at Fort Shaw
April 28, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that former student Ella Rickert, employed at Carlisle as a cook, has accepted the position of assistant matron at Fort Shaw.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests Immediate Response to Purchase Vaccines
April 28, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt indicates that this previous letter requesting authority to buy vaccine viruses was not answered immediately. Pratt notes that he will purchase the vaccines without authority if there is a further delay.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Update on Performance of J. Banks Ralston and Sadie E. Newcomer
April 28, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding the recent appointments of J. Banks Ralston and Sadie E. Newcomer and their performance.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report of Irregular Employees, April 1899
April 30, 1899

Major Richard H. Pratt submits a report that lists irregular employees who worked at the school during April 1899. The report includes details on compensation, position titles, race, and the number of days worked during that month.

Format: Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request of Isidor Costo to Enroll at Carlisle
April 30, 1899 - May 5, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt forwards letter of Isidor Costo requesting to enroll at the Carlisle Indian School. Costo was enrolled at the Phoenix Indian School at the time.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Civil Service Commission Approves Extension of Temporary Appointments of Assistant Laundresses
May 1, 1899

Civil Service Commission approving an extension of the temporary appointments of Jennie Wolf and Lizzie James as assistant laundresses at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Leila Hayden Expresses Preference for Appointment as Matron
May 1, 1899

Leila W. Hayden responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter expressing her desire to be appointed to a position as matron rather than clerk at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Transfer of Jennie L. McIntire to Carlisle
May 1, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt requests that Jennie L. McIntire be transferred to the Carlisle Indian School to fill a vacant teaching position.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Requisition for Blanks and Blank Books, May 1899
May 1, 1899

Major Richard H. Pratt requests a six-month supply of two types of 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
Application for Employment from Jeanette Buckles
May 2, 1899

Richard H. Pratt recommends that graduate Jeanette (Nettie) Buckles be appointed as an assistant teacher or assistant matron in the Indian Service.  Pratt forwards Buckles' application.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests if Department is Participating in Paris Exposition
May 2, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt requests if the Office of Indian Affairs is planning on participating at the Paris Exposition.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Notifies Office of Delay in Departure of Ella Rickert
May 3, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt notifies the Office of the Indian Affairs that Ella Rickert was delayed in her transfer to Fort Shaw due to a quarantine at the Carlisle Indian School

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Offers Recommendation for Filling Vacant Teaching Position
May 3, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding his recommendation in replacing a transferring teacher.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Roberta E. Wilson's Request for Leave of Absence
May 8, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt forwards assistant matron Roberta E. Wilson's request for a two-month leave of absence. Pratt advises the Commissioner of Indian Affairs that Wilson is entitled to the leave of absence and requests that her leave be approved and charged to Carlisle before she transfers to...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Recommends Carlisle Participate in General Exhibit at Paris
May 10, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that he does not think advisable to have Carlisle act independent at the Paris Exposition.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Recommends George Pocatello for Position
May 10, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt recommends George Pocatello to fill the open position of shoe and harness maker at the Sisseton Agency Boarding School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Roberta Wilson Declines Transfer to Rainey Mountain School
May 11, 1899

Roberta Wilson declines her transfer to the Rainy Mountain School. Richard Henry Pratt forwards the letter and notes that Wilson asks for her leave of absence to begin on May 20, 1899 and that he hopes her declining the transfer will not prevent her from leaving Carlisle.

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

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