Using Extra Appropriation to Recruit Students in Michigan

Using Extra Appropriation to Recruit Students in Michigan
Date: 
June 1, 1889

Richard Henry Pratt requests authority to use the extra $500 remaining in his appropriation for sending Alfred John Standing and a female assistant to recruit students in Michigan.

Pratt also notes that a former student who could have served this role returned home in order to look out for his own interests in regards to the land in severalty.

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Repository: 
National Archives and Records Administration
Location: 
RG 75, Entry 91, box 524, 1889-#14505