Richard Henry Pratt requests permission to send 43 pupils to their homes following the expiration of their three year term of enrollment. Pratt notes that the number of students might decrease when he meets with the parents during a visit to the various agencies in order to convince them to keep their children at Carlisle longer.
August 16, 1883
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Entry 91, box 150, 1883-#15172