“How much Negro wealth went into the building of
It is only exceeded by the sweat, toil, and tears of … slaves’ free labor of more than 250 years!” Buck Franklin COLBERT, “My Life and an Era”
November 19, 1828
Religious Disturbance-General Council Edward Gunter, slave whipping.
November 17, 1895
A colored normal school and industrial institute is to be established three miles west of
November 13, 1890
The published report hat J. Milton Turner has a contract to prosecute all claims of the Freedmen against the Cherokee nation is false according to Lester Foreman, president of the Freedmen brotherhood
November 16, 1900A colony of 100 negroes from
The Freedmen roll report was submitted to Hon. T. W. Buffington, Principal Chief, Cherokee Nation and signed by” Attys. L. B. Bell, W .
Brownsville Riot; United States Troops disarmed.