E. Ballan writes to add additional students to the party to be sent to Carlisle. He writes that an interpreter would like to send his son along with another from the Shoshone Nation and had previously received permission from the Indian Agent. In addition, one father will only send his daughter if her brother accompanies her to Carlisle.
Ballan Seeks to Increase Number of Students Sent to Carlisle
February 17, 1881
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Entry 91, box 8, 1881-#3609