In a continuing discussion of having the Carlisle Indian School Band perform at the Chicago World's Fair and Columbian Exposition, Richard H. Pratt explains some of his plans and what the anticipated expenses would be. He stresses that if a larger band is desired, he would need to recruit additional students.
Pratt Follow-up Letter regarding Band at World's Columbian Exposition
March 24, 1892
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Entry 91, box 838, 1892-#11154