John Holy Elkface Student File

Student file of John Holy Elkface, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on December 15, 1902 and departed on January 24, 1908. This file contains a news clipping, a returned student survey, a student information card, and a report after leaving. The file indicates Elkface was a rancher in Shields, North Dakota in 1910 and a carpenter in Shields, North Dakota in 1911.

In school documentation John Holy Elkface's name is also spelled John H. Elkface and John Holy Elk Face. He is also known as John Elkface.


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National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Series 1327, box 40, folder 1944
John Holy Elkface Student File