Resignation of Gertrude Simmons and Request for Replacement

Resignation of Gertrude Simmons and Request for Replacement
Date: 
December 18, 1898

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that Gertrude Simmons has turned in her resignation. Pratt notes that Supervisor Wright has recommended Miss Frey at the Mt. Pleasant School as her replacement.

Note: Gertrude Simmons later became known as Gertrude Simmons Bonnin and Zitkala-Sa. 

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Repository: 
National Archives and Records Administration
Location: 
RG 75, Entry 91, box 1607, 1898-#55995