Application for Enrollment at Genoa for Mary Birdshead, 1 July 1918
Summary:Document gives no reason for enrollment, but notes that the application was "changed on account of abolishment of Carlisle."
Mary Birdshead, age 17, applies to enter Genoa for 3 years. Application lists her father, Birdshead, and her mother, Rosa Birdshead, both deceased. A copy of this application probably was enclosed with the related letter of 31 July 1918.
Citation:Application for Enrollment at Genoa for Mary Birdshead, 1 July 1918; Folder 5: Genoa Indian School, Box 671: Chilocco Indian School, Genoa Indian School, Hampton Institute, and Haskell; Series 8: Cheyenne and Arapaho Nation Records, 1860-1930; American Indian Archives Collection, Oklahoma Historical Society Research Division.