Proposal for Display at the Government Exhibition in New Orleans

Proposal for Display at the Government Exhibition in New Orleans
Date: 
July 31, 1884 - August 1, 1884

Alfred John Standing provides a copy of his letter to the Commissioner of the Patent Office Benjamin Butterworth to the Bureau of Indian Affairs regarding a potential Carlisle Indian School exhibit at the Government Exhibition in New Oreleans. Standing provides an estimate of $2500 if the school is attend along with students, a teacher, and the band. In addition, he provides examples of the types of work that would be displayed at the exhibit.

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National Archives and Records Administration
Location: 
RG 75, Entry 91, box 200, 1884-#14950