Lillian Porterfield Student File

Student file of Lillian Porterfield, a member of the Washoe Nation, who entered the school on November 20, 1908 and departed on June 11, 1913. The file contains newspaper clippings, a student information card, medical/physical records, a progress/conduct card, former student response postcards, outing evaluations, a report after leaving, a returned student survey, correspondence, an outing record, and an application for enrollment. The file indicates Porterfield married Edgar W. Parrett and was employed as a seamstress at the Indian School in Greenfield, California in 1914.

In school documentation Lillian Porterfield's name is also spelled Lilian Poterfield and Lilian Porterfield. She is also known as Lillian E. Porterfield. Her married name is Lillian Parrett (Mrs. Edgar W. Parrett).


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RG 75, Series 1327, box 68, folder 3396
Lillian Porterfield Student File