Application for Enrollment at Genoa for Floyd Hand, 21 Aug. 1931
Summary:Document gives reason for enrollment as "Because of lack of funds. Believe since Floyd is a full blood he will be better understood in an Indian Sch."
Floyd Hand, age 13, applies to enter grade 4. Application mentions his father, Joseph Hand, owns 160 acres of land and works as a farmer, and his mother, Susie Hand, works as a housekeeper.
Citation:Application for Enrollment at Genoa for Floyd Hand, 21 Aug. 1931; Folder: Hand, Floyd, 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.