Document gives reason for enrollment as "This pupil lives four miles from a public school, and for this reason it is recommended that her application be accepted."
Louise Running Shield, age 17, applies to enter grade 5. Application mentions her father, Louis Running Shield, is deceased, and her mother, Nora Running Shield, works as a housewife. Application also lists Louise’s skills and interests include baking, home economics, physical education, singing, and basketball.
Application for Enrollment at Genoa for Louise Running Shield, 28 June 1932; Folder: Running Shield, Louise; Box 1153; 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.