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Series VII: December 1976 Acquisition, 1871-1972

Call Number: WA MSS S-1174, Series VII

Scope and Contents

The December 1976 Acquisition contains printed material, ephemera, and photographs pertaining to Pratt and the Carlisle School; material concerning Pratt's service in the United States Army; genealogical materials pertaining to Pratt; correspondence; photographs and negatives of Native American camps, the Pratt family, and trips to Alaska and New Mexico; sea beans polished by Native American prisoners at Fort Marion, Florida; and maps showing Indian reservations within the United States.


  • 1871-1972


Conditions Governing Access

From the Collection:

The materials are open for research.

Boxes 34, 42, and 43: Restricted fragile material. Reference surrogates have been substituted in the main files. For further information consult the appropriate curator.


1.33 Linear Feet ((4 boxes) + 3 broadsides)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Processing Information

Former call numbers: Uncat WA MS Pratt Richard H. and Uncat WA MS 220.

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