J. T. Gregory, U.S. Indian Agent for the LaPointe Agency, seeks guidance from the Office of Indian Affairs regarding the transfer of Henry and Frank (here Francis) Blatchford from Odanah, Wisconsin to the Carlisle Indian School. The student's grandfather, Henry Blatchford, had written Gregory regarding an escort for his grandsons to which Gregory had no answer.
Guidance Sought for Escort for Henry and Frank Blatchford
January 3, 1887
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Entry 91, box 366, 1887-#479