Pratt Responds to San Carlos Agency Inquiry

February 15, 1892

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter enclosing a letter from Acting Agent Captain Lewis Johnson regarding students from the San Carlos Agency at the Carlisle Indian School. Pratt provides a list of the students who remain at Carlisle and notes that they have all consented to remain at Carlisle beyond their initial term of enrollment. He further goes on to state that he was previously encouraged to not return students to San Carlos and that many choose not to return but that he will return abide by office orders to retain or return students.

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National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Entry 91, box 825, 1892-#6139
Pratt Responds to San Carlos Agency Inquiry