White Eagle Requests a Wagon and Harness from Carlisle

White Eagle Requests a Wagon and Harness from Carlisle
Date: 
December 27, 1883

White Eagle requests that Richard Henry Pratt request from Washington D.C. a spring wagon and harness from the Carlisle Indian School. White Eagle also discusses sending more children from the Ponca Agency and returning his son Frank Eagle back to Carlisle.

Richard Henry Pratt forwards the letter to the Office of Indian Affairs and states that he would be happy to let White Eagle have a wagon and harness if the Department wants it. He also states that Frank Eagle is a promising student and he will arrange to have him returned to Carlisle.

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Repository: 
National Archives and Records Administration
Location: 
RG 75, Entry 91, box 168, 1883-#23473