Request to Return Delia Hicks

April 27, 1888

J. V. Summers, U.S. Indian Agent for the Quapaw Agency, 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.

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RG 75, Entry 91, box 460, 1888-#11204
Request to Return Delia Hicks