Request for Permission for Emergency Trip to Washington

Request for Permission for Emergency Trip to Washington
Date: 
March 3, 1880

Richard Henry Pratt writes to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, stating that he is in Washington on an emergency trip to look after the best interests of the school. Pratt notes that the Congressional bill about the founding of the school is currently under debate, and requests permission to continue staying in Washington.

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Repository: 
National Archives and Records Administration
Location: 
RG 75, Series 79, box 574, Miscellaneous-1880-P-#0308