July 18, 1887
Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs of damage to the Carlisle Indian School caused by a cyclone with large hail. Pratt lists the damage including 300 broken windows and half of the small boys quarter's roof being torn off. He notes that with the exception of the small boys quarters all of the buildings can be repaired with material and labor on hand. Pratt provides estimates and plans for rebuilding the small boys quarters.
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Entry 91, box 407, 1887-#18737