Follow Up to Transfer of Martinsburg Students to Carlisle

Follow Up to Transfer of Martinsburg Students to Carlisle
Date: 
June 27, 1888

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that P. H. Bridenbaugh that two of the girls who stayed behind to assist with some of the work while students remained. Pratt writes that he believes the girls should come to Carlisle and asks that if any Office decision is needed that they instruct Bridenbaugh to send the students to Carlisle.

Pratt also indicates that school physician Obadiah Given is set to leave for the Green Bay Agency to arrange with the parents of the students for them to remain at Carlisle.

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Repository: 
National Archives and Records Administration
Location: 
RG 75, Entry 91, box 470, 1888-#16215