Request to Enroll Peter Curley

Request to Enroll Peter Curley
February 16, 1888 - February 20, 1888

C. H. Grover requests to have Peter Curley, a member of the Pottawatomi Nation, enrolled at the Carlisle Indian School. Grover notes that Curley was previously a student at the Haskell Institute and was considered an excellent shoe maker.

Richard Henry Pratt forwards the request to the Office of Indian Affairs with a note that he favors granting the application and requests to arrange transportation for Curley to Carlisle if the Office concurs.

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National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Entry 91, box 448, 1888-#4928