Richard H. Pratt recommends that Sophia American Horse, a member of Carlisle's Class of 1903, be appointed as an assistant matron in the Indian Service. Pratt forwards American Horse's application to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs and endorses her in his cover letter. Also, Pratt advises the Commissioner of his intentions to keep Sophia from returning to the reservation.
Application for Employment from Sophia American Horse
February 19-21, 1903
Standard Forms & Transactions:
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Entry 91, box 2243, 1903-#12431