Richard Henry Pratt details his disappointment the fulfillment he made of a request for boots from the Department of the Interior. Pratt notes that he expected a variety of sizes but was instead only provided with one size. As a result he specifically requests various sizes for the following year.
Request for Specific Boot Sizes for Upcoming Years
February 8, 1884
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Entry 91, box 175, 1884-#2806