The Indian Chieftain. (Vinita, Indian Terr.), Vol. 8, No. 37, Ed. 1, Thursday, May 22, 1890

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Weekly newspaper from Vinita, Indian Territory. Coverage includes local, territory, and United States news, along with advertising.

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four pages : ill. ; page 40 x 26 in. Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Shelton, Harvey W. C. May 22, 1890.

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  • Main Title: The Indian Chieftain. (Vinita, Indian Terr.), Vol. 8, No. 37, Ed. 1, Thursday, May 22, 1890
  • Serial Title: Indian Chieftain

Description

Weekly newspaper from Vinita, Indian Territory. Coverage includes local, territory, and United States news, along with advertising.

Physical Description

four pages : ill. ; page 40 x 26 in.
Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Masthead reads, "Devoted to the Interests of the Cherokees, Choctaws, Chickasaws, Seminoles, Creeks, and all Other Indians of the Indian Territory."

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Indian chieftain; Vinita, Oklahoma

The Indian Chieftain, one of the largest and most influential newspapers in the Cherokee Nation, was established on September 22, 1882, at Vinita, in Craig County, Indian Territory.

Native American Newspapers

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  • May 22, 1890

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  • Jan. 31, 2012, 8:29 p.m.

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Shelton, Harvey W. C. The Indian Chieftain. (Vinita, Indian Terr.), Vol. 8, No. 37, Ed. 1, Thursday, May 22, 1890, newspaper, May 22, 1890; (https://gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc71125/: accessed December 3, 2021), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, https://gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.

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