Application for Enrollment at Genoa for Grace O'Neill, 25 Sept. 1919
Summary:Document gives reason for enrollment as "This girl is of the age when she could easily be led astray on reservation - best interest that she be sent away."
Grace O'Neill, age 13, applies to enter Genoa for 3 years. Application mentions her father, Cal O'Neill, is deceased and her mother, Emma O'Neill Deshaw, is living.
Citation:Application for Enrollment at Genoa for Grace O'Neill, 25 Sept. 1919; O'Neil, Grace, 1; Entry 73, Student Case Records of the Genoa Boarding School, 1917-1933 (NAID 1557277); Bureau of Indian Affairs, Wind River Agency; Record Group 75; National Archives and Records Administration—Denver.