Request for Funds for Food and Travel

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Request for Funds for Food and Travel
Date: 
October 8, 1879

Telegram from Richard Henry Pratt to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs requesting $2000 for food at the Carlisle Indian School and to cover expenses for a recruitment trip in the West. Pratt notes that he is leaving for Winfield, Kansas soon.

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Repository: 
National Museum of the American Indian
Location: 
RG 75, Series 79, box 571, Miscellaneous-1879-P-#0998