John B. Catten, U.S. Indian Agent for the Blackfeet Agency, informs the Office of Indian Affairs that after receiving Office instructions to gather a party of students he has done so under the charge of Henry A. Kennerly including 23 boys and 19 girls. Catten further notes that all of the students are in good physical condition and almost all are all sufficiently advanced to enter school.
Blackfeet Agency Indicates Party of Students Ready to be Sent to Carlisle
March 26, 1890
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Entry 91, box 609, 1890-#10039