Nelson Caught the Eagle (Crooked) Student File

Student file of Nelson Caught the Eagle, a member of the Sioux Nation, who entered the school on November 30, 1882, and departed on July 6, 1888. The file contains a student information card and a report after leaving that indicates Caught the Eagle was working as a policeman in Rosebud, South Dakota in 1910.

In school documentation Nelson Caught the Eagle is also known as Crooked and Nelson C. T. Eagle.


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National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Series 1327, box 37, folder 1772
Nelson Caught the Eagle (Crooked) Student File