Pratt Responds to Request for Return of Louisa King

Pratt Responds to Request for Return of Louisa King
Date: 
August 18, 1891

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter regarding a request by George King for the return of his daughter Louisa King due to the sickness of her mother. Pratt provides the history of King's time at Carlisle and Martinsburg as well as informing the Office that two of her sisters are also at Carlisle and are both underage. In addition Pratt notes that King choose to remain at Carlisle but that if is returned then both her sisters should be returned as well. He ends by noting that many requests for the return of students due to sick relatives.

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Repository: 
National Archives and Records Administration
Location: 
RG 75, Entry 91, box 768, 1891-#30513