Pratt Responds to Request to Return Jennie Tallchief

Pratt Responds to Request to Return Jennie Tallchief
Date: 
August 7, 1893 - August 17, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt responds to William Tallchief's request to return his daughter Jennie Tallchief from the Carlisle Indian School. He further addresses Tallchief's claims that the school kidnapped Jennie by providing letters from C. R. Dixon and George Runciman who were involved in gathering students from the New York Reservations when Jennie was enrolled.

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Repository: 
National Archives and Records Administration
Location: 
RG 75, Entry 91, box 1012, 1893-#30848