Richard Henry Pratt sends a letter to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs requesting advice on the amount of paid time off J. D. Sowerby (teacher) is owed for his leave of absence. Pratt summarizes the situation at hand and asks the Commissioner for direction on resolving the matter.
Question Concerning J. D. Sowerby's Leave and Time to Report at Round Valley, CA
August 21, 1899
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Entry 91, box 1692, 1899-#40056