Francis Coleman Student File

Student file of Francis Coleman, a member of the Chippewa Nation, who entered the school on October 14, 1908, graduated in 1911, and departed August 2, 1911. The file contains an application for enrollment, medical/physical records, outing records, a returned student survey, a report after leaving, a student information card, a progress/conduct card, a trade/position record card, financial transactions, and correspondence. The file indicates Coleman stayed in Carlisle after graduation and worked as a telegraph operator until 1912. In 1916 he was working for the Soo Line Railroad Company in Byron, Wisconsin.

Note: In this file the student is identified as both Francis Coleman and Frances Coleman.

Note: Coleman married fellow student Ruth Elm.

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National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Series 1327, box 140, folder 5511
Francis Coleman Student File