Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to send school physician, Obadiah G. Given, to various agencies in the West to recruit 50 to 75 students. Pratt asks for latitude in recruiting students and arranging their transportation rather than having to request specific tickets from each Agency.
Student Recruitment in Western Agencies for Summer 1888
July 25, 1888
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Entry 91, box 474, 1888-#18893