Richard Henry Pratt follows up on his telegraph informing the Office of Indian Affairs of his retirement from active service with the War Department and therefore resigns as superintendent of the Carlisle Indian School. Pratt suggests Assistant Superintendent Edgar A. Allen be given temporarily responsibilities.
Pratt Resigns Position as Superintendent of the Carlisle Indian School
February 17, 1903
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Entry 91, box 2240, 1903-#11358