Document gives reason for enrollment as "To complete high school education."
Wilbert Irving, age 19, applies to enter grade 10 at Santa Fe Boarding School. Vocational interests include auto mechanics and painting. Document lists father, Henry Standing Bear as deceased and step-father, William Irving and mother, Martha Irving, as living. To brothers and four sisters are attending Holy Rosary, and Flandreau.
Application for Enrollment at Santa Fe Boarding for Wilbert Irving, 29 Aug. 1932; Folder: Irving, Wilbert, 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.