Request to Allow Holiday to Return Home or Enroll at Carlisle

Request to Allow Holiday to Return Home or Enroll at Carlisle
Date: 
January 12, 1888

Lieutentant General P. H. Sheridan requests to return a Holiday, a member of the Apache Nation, to his people near Prescott, Arizona or to allow him to attend the Carlisle Indian School. Sheridan notes that Holiday was captured by the U.S. Army when he was very young and has been employed at the quartermaster's corral in Washington D.C. for five years.

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Repository: 
National Archives and Records Administration
Location: 
RG 75, Entry 91, box 439, 1888-#973