Application for Enrollment at Genoa for John Richard Lone Dog, 22 Aug. 1931
Summary:Document gives reason for enrollment as "Lack of funds, and school at Pine Ridge is filled to capacity. I wish to complete my education now that my health permits."
John Richard Lone Dog, age 19, applies to enter 8th grade. Application mentions father, John Lone Dog, works in farming, owns 640 acres. Mother, Emily Standing Bear, works as a house-keeper, owns 160 acres.
Citation:Application for Enrollment at Genoa for John Richard Lone Dog, 22 Aug. 1931; Folder: Lone Dog, Richard, 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.