Application for Enrollment at Genoa for Thelma Whalen, 8 Aug. 1932
Summary:Document gives reason for enrollment as "To take up home economics."
Thelma Whalen, age 20, applies to enter grade 10. Application mentions her father, Richard Whalen, works as a postmaster. Application also lists Thelma’s skills and interests include home economics.
Citation:Application for Enrollment at Genoa for Thelma Whalen, 8 Aug. 1932; Folder: Whalen, Thelma, 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.