Richard Henry Pratt requests that Edgar A. Allen (here Eugene Allen) be authorized to fill the Assistant Superintendent position. Pratt discusses that having Allen as an Assistant Superintendent would allow him to counter the negative feelings generated by schools closer to reservations regarding Carlisle.
Request to Employ E. A. Allen as Assistant Superintendent
July 25, 1901
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Entry 91, box 1956, 1901-#40677