Pratt Request to Bring Students from Cherokee, North Carolina

Pratt Request to Bring Students from Cherokee, North Carolina
Date: 
December 8, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt requests to take a party of students from Cherokee, North Carolina to the Carlisle Indian School. Pratt notes that the local boarding school is overcrowded and their is great interest among students and parents to be educated at Carlisle.

Pratt further discusses that it would be inadvisable to bring the Alabama Apaches to the region.

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Repository: 
National Archives and Records Administration
Location: 
RG 75, Entry 91, box 1045, 1893-#45793