1904

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Estimate of Funds and Regular Employee Pay, First Quarter 1905
July 9, 1904

Estimate of funds for the second quarter of 1905 amounting to $74,963.20 for support of the school, $13,712.50 of which is for regular employee pay. 

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Kate S. Bowersox's Application for Annual Leave of Absence
July 9, 1904

Superintendent W. A. Mercer forwards assistant principal and normal teacher Kate S. Bowersox's application for a 29-day annual leave of absence. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Pay for Eye Treatments and Treatment of Students on Outing
July 9, 1904

Request by William A. Mercer to spend money on the treatment of students who fall sick while on outing as well as for sending students to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for eye treatment.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Pay Henderson Farm Rent for the 1905 Fiscal Year
July 9, 1904

William A. Mercer requests authority to pay $400 to continue renting the Henderson Tract for the 1905 fiscal year.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Purchase Academic Supplies for 1905 Fiscal Year
July 9, 1904

Request for the purchase of academic supplies for the Carlisle Indian School by William A. Mercer.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Purchase Stamps and Cover Burial Expenses
July 9, 1904

Request by William A. Mercer to purchase on the open market postage stamps for student letters and burial expenses in case of student deaths during the year.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Requisition for Stationery, July 1904
July 9, 1904

W. A. Mercer requests 3 desk letter baskets 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
Jeannette L. Senseney's Approved Request to Attend Summer School
July 11, 1904

Captain W. A. Mercer forwards and approves Instrumental Music Teacher Jeannette L. Senseney's request to attend summer school at the Harrisburg Conservatory of Music

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Mercer Provides Authorization for use of Irregular Carpenter Services
July 11, 1904 - November 7, 1904

William A. Mercer responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding the use of irregular carpenter services. Mercer provides the Office with the original request along with the authority granting the request.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Mercer Requests Change in Accounting of Individual Student Money
July 11, 1904

William A. Mercer proposes changing the the accounting of individual student money due to the large amount of small transactions. Mercer requests clarification on what is needed for Superintendents and what constitutes proper vouchers.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Nellie V. Robertson's Application for Annual Leave of Absence
July 11, 1904

Superintendent W. A. Mercer forwards clerk Nellie V. Robertson's application for a 30-day annual leave of absence. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Extend Oella C. Munch's Leave of Absence
July 11, 1904

Superintendent W. A. Mercer forwards Oella C. Munch's request for an additional 7-day unpaid leave of absence because of illness in her family. Munch works as an assistant matron. An explanatory cover letter is included. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Frances A. Veitch's Application for Annual Leave of Absence
July 12, 1904

W. A. Mercer forwards assistant matron Frances A. Veitch's application for a 7-day annual leave of absence. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
McCumber's Additional Request for the Return of Maggie Venne
July 14, 1904 - August 12, 1904

Correspondence between Senator Porter J. McCumber and others regarding the return of Maggie Venne to her home. The final letter indicates that Venne is return from outing in order to be sent home.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Mercer Notifies Office of Need to Return to Old Agency
July 12, 1904

W. A. Mercer notifies the Office of Indian Affairs that he needs to return to the Uinta and Ouray Agency to provide further instructions to his successor.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Charles Lamar to be Given Appointment as Band Leader
July 13, 1904

William A. Mercer requests that with Charles Lamar having been certified that he be given a probationary appointment as band leader.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Mercer Forwards Preliminary Property Returns for Uintah & Ouray Agency
July 14, 1904 - July 25, 1904

William A. Mercer forwards the preliminary property returns for the Uintah & Ouray Agency completed by his successor Captain C. G. Hall. Mercer notes that he will make a supplemental return and complete the transfer when he returns to the Agency.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Extended Leave of Absence for Emma A. Cutter
July14, 1904

W. A. Mercer forwards senior teacher Emma A. Cutter's request for an additional 11-day unpaid leave of absence. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Mercer Responds to Criticism of Office Related to Closing Pratt's Accounts
July 15, 1904

William A. Mercer responds to criticism of the Office of Indian Affairs for a letter signed by Edgar A. Allen related to the closing of Richard Henry Pratt's accounts.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Information on how to Return Alaskan Students Home
July 16, 1904

William A. Mercer requests the Office of Indian Affairs inform him how to pay expenses involved to returning students from Alaska to their homes.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Pratt Responds to Letter Regarding Disposition of Three Instruments
July 19, 1904

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding his request for authority to drop three instruments from his property returns. Pratt details that he did not occur to him the instruments were on his property returns as they were not previously and the new instruments...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Allen Responds to Inquiry on Transportation Funds
July 21, 1904

Edgar A. Allen responds to an of Office of Indian Affairs letter addressed to Richard Henry Pratt regarding transportation of students and the authority which covers it.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Requisition for Blanks and Blank Books, July 1904
July 21, 1904

Acting Superintendent Edgar A. Allen 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
Mercer Resubmits Voucher for Transportation for the Uintah & Ouray Agency
July 23, 1904

William A. Mercer responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter returning voucher for $8 for transportation expenses at the Uintah & Ouray Agency for May 26, 1903. Mercer resubmits the voucher with the requests that the preliminary special authority be granted.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Quarter Master Informed Freight Shipments Will Require Prepayment
July 23, 1904

H. C. Clevenger, General Freight Agent for the Cumberland Valley Railroad Co., informs the Quarter Master General that all freight charges on shipments to the Carlisle Indian School will require prepayment.

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

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