Louis Eagle Dog (Big Boy) Student File

Student file of Louis Eagle Dog, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on October 6, 1879, and ultimately departed on June 14, 1887. The file contains a student information card and a report after leaving that indicates Eagle Dog was working as a farmer in South Dakota in 1910.

In school documentation Louis Eagle Dog's name is also spelled Lewis Eagle Dog and Lewis Eagledog. He is also known as Big Boy and Ho-she-lah-che-kah-tah.

Note: This file only contains information about Eagle Dog's second enrollment at the school. See student information cards for earlier enrollment.  


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National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Series 1327, box 37, folder 1777
Louis Eagle Dog (Big Boy) Student File