1904

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12 Requests to Attend Summer School
May 14 - June 14, 1904

Richard H. Pratt forwards approved leave of absence requests to attend summer school for 12 employees: Emma H. Foster (teacher), Agnes May Robbins (teacher), Cora B. Hawk (teacher), Sadie F. Robertson (teacher), Sadie E. Newcomer (teacher), Clara L. Smith (teacher), Hattie M. McDowell (teacher...

Format: Books and Pamphlets, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Grace Warren Requests Pratt's Assistance in Securing Permanent Position
May 16, 1904 - May 20, 1904

Former student Grace Warren requests Richard Henry Pratt's assistance in permanently securing a position as a teacher at a day school in White Earth, Minnesota. Pratt forwards her letter along with his recommendation.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests Office Act on Nomination of Alice Lamar
May 17, 1904

Richard Henry Pratt notes that his nomination of Alice Lamar as a cook has not been acted upon.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application of Missoula for Relocated Carlisle Indian School
May 20, 1904 - May 25, 1904

Herman Kohn requests to know if the Office of Indian Affairs will consider the application of Missoula, Montana for a relocated Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Requests Authority to Build Third Story to Small Boys Dormitory
May 20, 1904

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to build a third story to the small boys dormitory in order to alleviate crowding during the winter.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Forwards Voucher for Stone Work on Double Cottage in 1904
May 21, 1904

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding the authorization for advertising for work to build a cottage on the grounds of the Carlisle Indian School. Pratt informs the Office that no bids were received for the stone work of the foundation causing him to employ...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statements of Changes in School Employees and Resignation, May 1904
April 12 - May 25, 1904

Richard H. Pratt submits a report that lists new employees (Elizabeth Searight and Bessie B. Beach), those who have left the school (Frank T. Reising and Etta White), and those who have changed positions (Beckie L. Goodyear). The reports include the position title, salary, date of departure, and...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Five Reports on Leave of Absence
May 25, 1904

Richard H. Pratt forwards five reports on leave of absence and an application for leave of absence for several employees: Frank Reising (teacher), Frances A. Veitch (asst. matron),  Etta White (asst. seamstress), James R. Wheelock (band leader), and W. H. Miller (financial clerk).

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Office Informed that Goodyear is Off Duty Due to Family
May 31, 1904

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that Beckie L. Goodyear is off duty and has been replaced with a temporary replacement. Pratt indicates that Goodyear's request for leave of absence without pay will be forwarded upon her return.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report of Irregular Employees, May 1904
May 31, 1904

Richard H. Pratt submits a report that lists irregular employees who worked at the school during May 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
Minnie L. Ferree's Request for Annual Leave of Absence
June 1, 1904

Richard Henry Pratt forwards Minnie L. Ferree's request for a 29-day annual leave of absence. Ferree works as an assistant matron. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Requisition for Blanks and Blank Books, June 1904
June 1, 1904

Richard H. Pratt requests a six-month supply of 50 monthly attendance report 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
Twenty-Four Applications for Leave of Absence
June 3-14, 1904

Richard H. Pratt forwards applications of twenty-four employees for leave of absence: Ed. A. Lau (instructor in carriagemaking), Cora B. Hawk (teacher), Agnes May Robbins (teacher), Jeannette Senseney (music teacher), Sadie F. Robertson (teacher), Mabel B. Sherry (teacher), Enoch M. Sherry (...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Effie Moul's Request for Annual Leave of Absence
June 4, 1904

Richard Henry Pratt forwards Effie Moul's request for a 30-day annual leave of absence. Moul works as an assistant matron. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Follows Up on Request to Have Officer Visit to Dispose of Property in June 1904
June 4, 1904

Richard Henry Pratt follows up on his request to have an officer from the Office of Indian Affairs to visit and act upon the Carlisle Indian School's worn out and unserviceable property. Pratt notes that he has not heard anything in regards to his request and asks that it be acted upon in order...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Fred Canfield Requests Transfer to Western School
June 6, 1904 - June 7, 1904

Fred W. Canfield requests a transfer to a smaller Western Indian School in order to obtain a position in the regular teaching service.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Reports to Office on Work of Dr. S. L. Diven
June 6, 1904

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that he has only received one copy of circular No. 109 and that the work of Dr. S. L. Diven has been satisfactory and that he would prefer to continue his services. In addition he notes that the medical and surgical supplies are furnished...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Supplemental Estimate of Funds, Fourth Quarter 1904
June 7, 1904

Supplemental estimate of funds for the fourth quarter of 1904 amounting to $9,658.73 for building supplies.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
M. Burgess' Request for Annual Leave of Absence
June 8, 1904

Richard Henry Pratt forwards M. Burgess' request for an 11-day annual leave of absence. Burgess works as a superintendent of printing. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Ida Swallow's Request for Annual Leave of Absence
June 10, 1904

Richard Henry Pratt forwards Ida Swallow's request for a 29-day annual leave of absence. Swallow works as an assistant clerk. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
War Department Orders Relieving Pratt of Duty as Superintendent
June 11, 1904

Copy of War Department orders relieving Richard Henry Pratt as Superintendent of the Carlisle Indian School and appointing William A. Mercer as Superintendent.

Format: Legal and Government Documents
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Descriptive Statements of Changes in School Employees and Resignations, June 1904
April 25 - June 14, 1904

Richard H. Pratt submits a report that lists employees who have left the school (James C. Scott). The report includes position title, salary, date of departure, and reason for departure. Scott's resignation letter is attached. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Hitchcock Instructs Jones to Order Pratt to Turn Over Government Property
June 14, 1904

E. A. Hitchcock, Secretary of the Interior, directs W. A. Jones to instruct Richard Henry Pratt to turn over all government property to William A. Mercer.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Joanna R. Speer's Application for Annual Leave of Absence
June 15, 1904

Richard Henry Pratt forwards assistant matron Joanna R. Speer's application for a 30-day annual leave of absence. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
M. I. Zeigler's Application for Annual Leave of Absence
June 15, 1904

Richard Henry Pratt forwards M. I. Zeigler's application for a 27-day annual leave of absence. Zeigler works as an instructor in harness-making. 

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

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