Richard Henry Pratt requests special authority to show U.S. Indian Agents while obtaining students for the Carlisle Indian School. Pratt refers to Office Circular of April 21, 1893 and a law which provides for coercion in the Indian Appropriation Bill of the current year and subsequent year.
June 30, 1893
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Entry 91, box 995, 1893-#23702