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The Daily Ardmoreite

The Daily Ardmoreite

Established by several local businessmen in October 1893 Ardmore, Carter County, the Ardmoreite was the first daily newspaper in Indian Territory. It was just another small community newspaper in the Chickasaw Nation until Sidney Suggs purchased it in June 1897 for $2,400, turning it into the leading news provider in Indian Territory.

Daily Democrat (Anadarko, Okla.)

Daily Democrat (Anadarko, Okla.)

The daily Anadarko Daily Democrat debuted in Anadarko, Oklahoma Territory on September 30, 1901, with Preston P. Shaw and Russell Monroe listed as publishers. Always called “The Official Paper of Anadarko", the Democrat changed names and publishers several times in its 14-year lifespan.

Daily Oklahoma State Capital

Daily Oklahoma State Capital

This paper was established in April 1889 by Frank H. Greer out of Winfield, Kansas. Greer relocated to Guthrie, where he continued publishing the paper with Republican affiliations. The paper ran until 1911, billed as the first newspaper printed in Oklahoma Territory.

The Duke Times

The Duke Times

W. F. Kane founded the weekly The Duke Times in 1908 by in Duke, Oklahoma. The paper served the town from 1908 and into the 1920s. There is no indication this paper supported any political, religious or ethnic groups.

Durant Weekly News

Durant Weekly News

The Durant Weekly News appeared circa 1901, in Durant, Choctaw Nation, Indian Territory. It was an eight-page Democratic paper, issued on Fridays and the result of a consolidation of the Durant Times and the Durant Eagle.