Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs plan to secure $100,000 for the Carlisle Indian School to have 1000 students during the upcoming school year and asks for an additional $10,000 to build a small girls dormitory. In addition, he asks for $5,000 to cover the debt incurred during the building of the gymnasium and large boys quarters in 1887.
February 25, 1890
National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Entry 91, box 598, 1890-#5964