Richard Henry Pratt informs the Commissioner of Indian Affairs that he has sent Curtis home with Roman Nose as a guardian rather than wait for Bear's Heart to accompany the student home due to Curtis' health. Roman Nose was requested to return home by the Indian Agent L. J. Miles.
Notice of Sending Curtis and Roman Nose Home
March 24, 1881
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Entry 91, box 12, 1881-#5147