Increase in Cow Herd and Reduction in Rations

Increase in Cow Herd and Reduction in Rations
Date: 
April 11, 1882

Richard Henry Pratt requests a reduction in various rations in order to purchase additional cows for providing a greater milk supply to students. Pratt cites a visit from Dr. Cornelius Rea Agnew and his recommendation that for a healthy student body students be allowed to drink as much milk as they want in the morning and evening. To follow this recommednation iin a cost effective manner Pratt suggests the purchase of additional cows.

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Repository: 
National Archives and Records Administration
Location: 
RG 75, Entry 91, box 72, 1882-#6916