Margaret Blackwood Student File

Student file of Margaret Blackwood, a member of the Chippewa Nation, who entered the school on November 6, 1907 and departed around June 14, 1910. The file contains a student information card, physical records, a conduct card, an application for enrollment, correspondence, a newspaper clipping, and an outing record. The files indicate that Blackwood had been a member of the office force of the Carlisle Indian Press, and had married fellow student Sampson Burd. A news clipping relates that she died shortly after their marriage.

In school documentation Margaret Blackwood's married name is Margaret Blackwood Burd (Mrs. Sampson Burd).


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RG 75, Series 1327, box 155, folder 6103
Margaret Blackwood Student File