Peter Thomas Student File

Student file of Peter Thomas, a member of the Karuk Nation, who entered the school on September 17, 1905 and departed on March 14, 1911. The file contains medical/physical records, financial transactions, an application for enrollment, former student response postcards, an outing evaluation, a student information card, an outing record, a report after leaving, a progress/conduct card, a trade record card, and correspondence. The file indicates Thomas was living in Etna Mills, California in 1912 and living in Black Bear, California while working underground in Gilta, California in 1913.

Note: Although documentation in his file lists Peter Thomas as Klamath, a researcher has indicated that he is actually Karuk.


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National Archives and Records Administration
RG 75, Series 1327, box 65, folder 3282
Peter Thomas Student File