Richard Henry Pratt forwards a physician's certificate to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs verifying that small boys' manager, Lida B. Given has undergone surgery in Philadelphia and will need a month's time for recovery. Pratt also sends a cover letter requesting that Given's be granted leave until August.
Request for Sick Leave for Lida B. Given to Recover from Surgery
August 1-3, 1898
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Entry 91, box 1566, 1898-#35573