Pratt Responds to Sioux Delegation Returned Student Death Rate Claim

Pratt Responds to Sioux Delegation Returned Student Death Rate Claim
Date: 
January 2, 1890

Richard Henry Pratt responds to the visiting Sioux delegation claims of thirty to seventy per cent death rate of returned students dying within four years. Pratt writes that Carlisle has returned 101 students to the Pine Ridge and Rosebud Agencies and 82 are living today.

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National Archives and Records Administration
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RG 75, Entry 91, box 583, 1890-#205