Document gives reason for enrollment as "I like to attend Indian schools better than public schools because it does not teaches vocational work."
Nellie Morris, age 17, applies to enter grade 9. Application mentions her father, Charley Morris, who is deceased and worked in nursing, and her mother, Nellie R. Morris. Application also lists Nellie’s skills and interests include home economics and nursing.
Application for Enrollment at Pierre for Nellie Morris, 16 July 1935; Folder: Misc Printed Materials 1932-36, Box 2; Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs Department of the Interior. Office of Indian Affairs. Winnebago Agency. School Subject Correspondence, 1921-1935; Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs Department of the Interior, Office of Indian Affairs, NAID 6094120; Record Group 75; National Archives and Records Administration—Kansas City.