“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”
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January 15, 1891 p2c6
January 15, 1891 – (Act of Oct. 19, 1888) An article embracing the Act of Congress of October 19, 1888 (25 Statute, page 609) the sums to be appropriated by the Secretary of the Interior to distribute per capita first among such freedmen and their descendants as are mentioned in the 9th article of the treaty of July 19, 1866 Indians—Act of March 03, 1883 signed by Leo E. Bennett, United States Indian Agent
January 16, 1896 – Perry, OK schools rejections
January 15, 1897 – The Negroes of the Territory meet in Guthrie Jan., 22 to discuss the school question.
January 17, 1903 – Land Division; adopted whites, Cherokee Nation