Benjamin M. Thomas, U.S. Indian Agent for the Pueblo Indian Agency, requests on behalf of the Pueblo Nation to take a delegation of eight individuals to visit their children at Carlisle and also to visit Washington D.C. Thomas also requests authority to bring two students to replace a Pueblo student who died at Carlisle and one who was returned due to poor health in addition to as many other students as can be accommodated at Carlisle.
Request of Pueblo Indians to Visit Carlisle and Washington
August 17, 1881
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Entry 91, box 36, 1881-#14820