Request to Return Harvey White Shield Home

Request to Return Harvey White Shield Home
Date: 
January 19, 1883

Notice of the death of White Shield is received by Richard Henry Pratt from U.S. Indian Agent John D. Miles. As a result Pratt requests authorization for sending home his son Harvey in order to provide help to the family. In addition, Pratt requests sending home two young Arapaho Nation girls with Harvey as a chaperone.

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Repository: 
National Archives and Records Administration
Location: 
RG 75, Entry 91, box 120, 1883-#1431