Student file of Elsie Rabbit, a member of the Chippewa Nation, who entered the school on August 26, 1909, and departed on October 21, 1912. The file contains a student information card, outing records, outing evaluations, an application for enrollment, correspondence about paying for her subscription to the Carlisle Arrow and the …
Student information card of Elsie Rabbit (here Rabitt), a member of the Chippewa Nation, who entered the school on August 26, 1909 and departed on October 21, 1912. The file indicates Rabitt was living in Bena, Minnesota in 1913.
These materials include correspondence regarding a request by the parents of Elsie Rabbit to have her returned home for at least the summer vacation. Rabbit's parents also state that she was enrolled at Carlisle without their consent and that her health was poor.