Richard Henry Pratt forwards matron and small boys instructor Lida B. Given's request for a 60-day leave of absence, 30 days for annual leave and 30 days sick leave to recover from a surgery on her neck. Also included is Given's request and a cover letter from Pratt endorsing Givens' request and recommending that the full leave be with pay.
May 2-13, 1898
Standard Forms & Transactions
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Entry 91, box 1538, 1898-#22252