Request for Increase in Appropriation to Cover Various Buildings

Request for Increase in Appropriation to Cover Various Buildings
Date: 
February 25, 1890

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs plan to secure $100,000 for the Carlisle Indian School to have 1000 students during the upcoming school year and asks for an additional $10,000 to build a small girls dormitory. In addition, he asks for $5,000 to cover the debt incurred during the building of the gymnasium and large boys quarters in 1887.

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Repository: 
National Archives and Records Administration
Location: 
RG 75, Entry 91, box 598, 1890-#5964