Leila Cornelius Student File

Student file of Leila Cornelius, a member of the Oneida Nation, who entered the school on March 23, 1888, graduated in 1896, and ultimately departed on July 6, 1897. The student did not attend the school continuously, but left and reentered. The file contains student information cards, returned student surveys, a former student response postcard, and a report after leaving. The file indicates Cornelius graduated from the Drexel Institute in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1897, was an assistant teacher at Cass Lake, Minnesota in 1907 and a housewife in Cass Lake, Minnesota in 1909, 1911, and 1913.

Note: This file originally contained the student information card for another student; Delila Cornelius. The card has since been moved to the correct file; NARA_1327_RG 75_Series 1327_box 44_folder 2167.

Noe: Cornelius married fellow student Benjamin Caswell. 

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RG 75, Series 1327, box 135, folder 5300
Leila Cornelius Student File