Green Bay Agency Indian Agent E. Stephens proposes transferring Charles Somains from the Hampton Institute to the Carlisle Indian School rather than having him return home. Somains indicates that this is likely the best path for helping Somains and his mother.
Proposal to Transfer Charles Somains to Carlisle
January 12, 1882
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Entry 91, box 58, 1882-#1008