George W. Bent Student File

Student file of George W. Bent, a member of the Cheyenne Nation, who entered the school on September 8, 1895, and departed on March 4, 1896.  The file contains a student information card, a position card, former student response postcards, a returned student survey, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and a report after leaving indicating that he was living in both South Dakota and Nebraska between 1910 and 1915, working as an Indian school disciplinarian at Genoa, forest guard, and bankmaster.

In school documentation George W. Bent is also known as George Bent and George W. Bent Jr.


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Rg 75, Series 1327, box 7, folder 291
George W. Bent Student File