Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter as well as returns a letter from Lawrence Smith to the Office. Pratt notes that in his judgement it would be better to leave Smith's money in the Treasury until the end of the schooling. Further stating that Smith can earn all the money he needs under the school's system.
Response to Office Letter Regarding Lawrence Smith's Request
February 10, 1890
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Entry 91, box 593, 1890-#4137