J. V. Summers, U.S. Indian Agent for the Quapaw Agent, forwards a request from Henry Hicks that his daughter Delia Hicks be returned from the Carlisle Indian School. Hicks notes that he has secured a place for Delia at Earlham College where she can train as a teacher. Summers notes that Richard Henry Pratt has agreed to return Delia Hicks with the Office of Indian Affairs consent.
Request to Return Delia Hicks
April 27, 1888
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Entry 91, box 460, 1888-#11204