Notice of Board to Appraise Property

Notice of Board to Appraise Property
October 9, 1879

Richard H. Pratt writes to Commissioner of Indian Affairs Ezra Hayt regarding a board to appraise property at the Carlisle Barracks. Pratt notes that, because of the visit, he will be unable to meet a group of recruited students in the West, and instead suggests sending teachers Alfred J. Standing and Sarah Mather. Pratt also notes the presence of journalists around the school, looking for information.

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National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Series 79, box 571, Miscellaneous-1879-P-#1029