American Indian and Alaska Native Newspapers and Periodicals, 1826-1924 - Vol. 1

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benefit of the fullblood Indians, among whom the Baptists found a majority of their members.

Murrow continued to publish as well the kinds of local religious news that Ross had published. He expanded the content to include more news of freedman missions, churches, and schools as well as news of missionary activities among the tribes to the west, especially the Kiowas, Comanches, and Wichitas. There were as well sermons and articles on topics such as infant baptism. After 1889, when the Unassigned Lands in the center of present-day Oklahoma were opened to non-Indian settlement, occasional articles about Oklahoma Baptists appeared.

In 1891, Murrow disagreed with a decision of the Southern Baptist Convention regarding administration of Baptist affairs in the Indian Territory and, in August, resigned after nearly thirty-four years of service as a missionary of the Convention's Home Mission Board. After the September issue, Murrow gave up the editorship of The Indian Missionary.

At the commencement exercises of the Indian University that spring, Baptists from both Indian Territory and Oklahoma Territory had agreed informally that the Indian University would be the one Baptist-supported college for both territories and that The Indian Missionary should be moved to Oklahoma City, where it would be published monthly by W. H. Nichols until January 1, 1892, at which time it would become a weekly.

Under Nichols's management, the newspaper became an eight-page, six-column weekly in which more local news was printed, along with the religious news, articles, and editorials from both territories. During this period, it was apparently owned by a stock company of fourteen men who had contributed funds but who also received some Baptist missionary funds. In 1892, the Baptist Convention took over the paper and in 1893 merged it with the Baptist Watchman, established in May of that year at McAlester. It was suspended in 1894. 8


Notes
1.
James Constantine Pilling, Bibliography of the Muskhogean Languages ( Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1889), 47.
2.
Carolyn Thomas Foreman, "Israel G. Vore and Levering Manual Labor School," Chronicles of Oklahoma, 25 (Autumn, 1947), 208. For a biographical statement on Blake, see D. C. Gideon, Indian Territory ( New York: The Lewis Publishing Company, 1901), 667-668, and Blake, Statements, Indian-Pioneer History, Archives Division, Oklahoma Historical Society, 77: 211-218. Rogers, who served as pastor of the Baptist Church at Tahlequah, left the Indian Territory in 1889 to become pastor of a church at Morrison, Illinois. Telephone, August 23, 1889.
3.
Ross subsequently moved to Hartshorne, where he served the Choctaw Nation as deputy clerk for Gaines County, as examiner of schoolteachers, and as drafting clerk of the Choctaw National Council. He was an attorney, licensed to practice before the Choctaw courts and before the Dawes Commission. He edited the Fraternal Record, a Masonic and Odd Fellows paper, and wrote for Cosmopolitan Magazine and others. In 1898 he moved to Durant. Ross was elected to the First Legislature of Oklahoma. He died in

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  • Title Page iii
  • Contents v
  • Preface vii
  • Introduction xi
  • Conclusion xxxi
  • GUIDE TO INFORMATION SOURCES IN THE ENTRIES xxxiii
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  • SUPPLEMENTAL LIST OF TITLES 411
  • APPENDIX A LIST OF TITLES BY CHRONOLOGY 425
  • APPENDIX B LIST OF TITLES BY LOCATION 431
  • APPENDIX C LIST OF TITLES BY TRIBAL AFFILIATION OR EMPHASIS 439
  • Index 447
  • About the Authors 483
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