Benjamin Chief Student File

Student file of Benjamin Chief, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on September 12, 1913 and departed on June 7, 1916. The file contains a student information card, an outing record, an application for enrollment, an outing evaluation, financial transactions, correspondence, and a federal financial aid form. The file indicates Chief was living in Pine Ridge, South Dakota in 1916.

In school documentation Benjamin Chief is also known as Ben Chief.


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National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Series 1327, box 110, folder 4616
Benjamin Chief Student File