Application for Enrollment at Genoa for Henretta Nelson, 26 Aug. 1929
Summary:Document gives reason for enrollment as "Will not get an education unless enrolled at some government school."
Henretta Nelson, age 15, applies to enter 6th grade. Henretta's application expresses interest in home ecnomics. Application mentions father, William Nelson, works as a laborer. Mother Mary Nelson, deceased.
Citation:Application for Enrollment at Genoa for Henretta Nelson, 26 Aug. 1929; Folder: Nelson, Henrietta Thru Nelson Ruth, Box 1152; Case Files of Pine Ridge Students Attending Genoa Indian School, ca. 1913 - ca. 1933; Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs Department of the Interior, Office of Indian Affairs, NAID 1154495; Record Group 75; National Archives and Records Administration—Kansas City.