Proposal for Making Wilson College a School for Native Women

Proposal for Making Wilson College a School for Native Women
Date: 
July 28, 1883 - August 6, 1883

Richard Henry Pratt inquires from the Commissioner of Indian Affairs what action to pursue as he has not heard from the Secretary of the Interior regarding a proposed course of action to use Wilson College in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania as a school for training Native women in a manner similar to the Carlisle Indian School.

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Repository: 
National Archives and Records Administration
Location: 
RG 75, Entry 91, box 149, 1883-#14355