1904

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Pratt Responds to Request to Enroll Laverio Nejo
February 3, 1904

Richard Henry Pratt responds to the request to transfer Laverio Nejo from the Mesa Grande School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Office Objection Regarding Transportation of Alaska Students
February 10, 1904

Richard Henry Pratt responds to the Office of Indian Affairs objection to his request to pay for a voucher to cover the expense of transporting students from Alaska to the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Joanna Speer to Replace Crosbie as Dining Room Matron
February 10, 1904

Richard Henry Pratt requests to have Joanna R. Speer replace Prudence M. Crosbie as the dining room matron at the Carlisle Indian School. Pratt encloses Speer's application for employment.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Pay Expenses for Services Related to Student Deaths
February 10, 1904

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to pay vouchers for services related to student deaths at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Requisition for Blanks and Blank Books, February 1904
February 10, 1904

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
Admission Ticket to the 1904 Carlisle Indian School Commencement Ceremony
February 15, 1904

Admission ticket to the commencement ceremonies of the Carlisle Indian School on February 17th and 18th of 1904. Also included is an envelope from the Carlisle Indian School addressed to Mr. H. E. Wertz of Quincy, Pennsylvania.

Format: Memorabilia and Ephemera
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Rebuttal of Claims of Pratt Regarding California Land Allotment
February 19, 1904 - March 2, 1904

Judge J. R. Lewis of the Northern California Indian Association rebuts a claim by Richard Henry Pratt regarding plan for allotting land to members of Nations in Northern California. The letter was forwarded by Senator Thomas Bard.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Forwards Letter from Nellie Peters along with Recommendation
February 21-29, 1904

Richard Henry Pratt forwards Nellie Peters requesting his assistance in securing a teaching position at the Stockbridge Day School along with his recommendation.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
W. C. Smith Requests to Enroll His Sons at Carlisle
February 22, 1904 - February 26, 1904

W. C. Smith requests to have his two sons enrolled at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Ora B. Bryant's Application for Leave of Absence
February 23, 1904

Richard Henry Pratt forwards Ora B. Bryant's application for a 6-day leave of absence. Bryant works as a teacher but is resigning.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Jemima Webster Requests Pratt's Assistance in Selling Allotted Land
February 24, 1904 - February 27, 1904

Richard Henry Pratt forwards a letter from former student Jemima Wheelock Webster requesting his assistance in selling her allotted land in order to receive some benefit from it.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Office Informed Taliaferro Has Not Reported for Duty
February 24, 1904

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that Thomas A. Taliaferro has not reported for duty as a cook at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Margaret O. Eckert's Appointment to be Made Permanent
February 27, 1904

Richard Henry Pratt requests that Margaret O. Eckert's temporary appointment as seamstress be made permanent following her certification.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report of Irregular Employees, February 1904
February 29, 1904

Acting Superintendent Edgar A. Allen submits a report that lists irregular employees who worked at the school during February 1904. 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 for Documents Establishing Carlisle for Court Case
March 2, 1904

Edgar A. Allen requests the Office of Indian Affairs provide the executive order or act of Congress establishing the Carlisle Indian School in order to proceed with a case against an individual for selling intoxicants to one of the students.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report on Ora B. Bryant's Leave of Absence
March 3, 1904

Acting Superintendent Edgar A. Allen forwards a report on leave of absence for Ora B. Bryant. Bryant works as a teacher. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Allen Informs Office that Estoppey has Forwarded Papers to Civil Service
March 5, 1904

Edgar A. Allen responds to the Office of Indian Affairs that Eugene Estoppey has forwarded his papers to the Civil Service Commission.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Interior Secretary Disallows Expenses in Transporting Alaskan Students
March 9, 1904

E. A. Hitchcock, Interior Secretary, disallows all expenses incurred in securing students from Alaska from 1903.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Civil Service Commission Authorizes Temporary Appointment for Cook
March 12, 1904

Henry F. Greene, Acting President of the Civil Service Commission, informs the Secretary of the Interior that as there is no eligible register for filling the cook vacancy at Carlisle they are authorized to make an emergency appointment.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Farm Production for 1903
March 12, 1904

Richard Henry Pratt provides a report detailing agriculture production at the Carlisle Indian School during 1903.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt's Responds to Request of Nellie Lillard to be Released
March 13, 1904 - March 24, 1904

Richard Henry Pratt responds to Nellie Lillard's request to be released from the regulations of the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Modify Authority Providing Treatment of Students in Philadelphia
March 15, 1904

Richard Henry Pratt requests modification of authority providing money to pay board of students undergoing special treatment in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Pratt requests that the authority include the cost of transportation and an escort.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statements of Changes in School Employees and Resignations, March 1904
February 23 - March 16, 1904

Colonel Richard H. Pratt submits a report that lists new employees (Eugene Estoppey, Joanna R. Speer, Hattie M. McDowell), employees who have left the school (Ora B. Bryant, Prudence M. Crosbie, and David Crosbie), and those who have changed positions (Fannie I. Peter). The reports include the...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for New Vocal Music Teacher Following Davies Transfer
March 17, 1904

Richard Henry Pratt requests that the Carlisle Indian School be appointed with a vocal music teacher following the transfer of William Davies. Pratt adds that in the meantime he has employed Edith Prince to fill the position.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Resignation of Edith McHarg Steele as Librarian
March 18, 1904

Edith McHarg Steele informs Richard Henry Pratt of her resignation as the librarian of the Carlisle Indian School.

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

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