Bessie Gilland Student File

Student file of Bessie Gilland, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on October 6, 1912, graduated in 1915, and ultimately departed on June 1, 1915. The student did not attend the school continuously, but left and reentered. The file contains student information cards, a federal financial aid form, a former student response postcard, medical/physical records, correspondence, a returned student survey, an outing record, and applications for enrollment. The file indicates that Gilland graduated from the school's academic program, and that she also studied plain dressmaking.


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RG 75, Series 1327, box 143, folder 5592
Bessie Gilland Student File