Telegram from Richard Henry Pratt in Onawa, Iowa to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs following up on a previous message regarding his orders to recruit a party of students for the Hampton Institute. Pratt notifies the Commissioner that he has started his return journey.
Telegram Regarding Orders to Recruit for Hampton
October 3, 1879
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Series 79, box 571, Miscellaneous-1879-P-#0985