Bessie Own (Ziziwin) Student File

Student file of Bessie Own, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on February 23, 1901 and departed on June 27, 1906. The file contains a student information card, a returned student survey, a trade/position record card, and a report after leaving. The file indicates Own was farming in Crow Creek, South Dakota in 1910.

In school documentation Bessie Own's married name is Bessie McBride or Bessie Owen McBride (Mrs. Moses McBride).


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RG 75, Series 1327, box 61, folder 3100
Bessie Own (Ziziwin) Student File