Application for Enrollment at Genoa for Alvena Compton, 1 Sept. 1929
Summary:Document gives reason for enrollment as "Mother is dead, father remarried, and home conditions not satisfactory."
Alvena Compton, age 12, applies to enter Genoa for 4 years. Application mentions that her father, James Compton, is living, and her mother, Dollie Compton, is deceased.
Citation:Application for Enrollment at Genoa for Alvena Compton, 1 Sept. 1929; 806.2 Application Blanks, Genoa Indians, Vacation Requests and Transportation Requests, 227; Entry 8, Wind River Agency, General Correspondence Files 1890-1960, 806.1-806.2 (NAID 571199); Bureau of Indian Affairs, Wind River Agency; Record Group 75; National Archives and Records Administration—Denver.