American Horse asks Richard Henry Pratt if he may come to Carlisle to visit his children attending the Carlisle Indian School. Pratt writes to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs that he believes American Horse coming to Carlisle would help keep his children in school for another two years and he would not need to be accompanied or spied upon.
American Horse Requests Permission to Visit Carlisle
March 17, 1882 - March 28, 1882
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Entry 91, box 70, 1882-#6021