Pratt Responds to Request to Return David McFarland

Pratt Responds to Request to Return David McFarland
Date: 
July 18, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt responds to a letter by Edward McConnville, Superintendent of the Fort Lapwai School, who requests the return of David McFarland by his brother Philip McFarland. Pratt states that David has expressed a desire to stay at Carlisle in order to learn the blacksmithing trade.

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Repository: 
National Archives and Records Administration
Location: 
RG 75, Entry 91, box 1002, 1893-#26759