Application for Enrollment at Rapid City for Ellen Tyon, 30 Apr. 1931
Summary:Document gives reason for enrollment as "This pupil lives too far away from a public high school to attend and her parents do not have the necessary funds to send her away from home to attend a public school."
Ellen Tyon, age 15, applies to attend Rapid City school for 9th grade. Application lists both parents, Oliver and Lucy Tyon, as alive. Her vocational interests are business, home economics, and nursing.
Citation:Application for Enrollment at Rapid City for Ellen Tyon, 30 Apr. 1931; Folder: Tyon, Ellen, 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.