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

By Daniel F. Littlefield Jr.; James W. Parins | Go to book overview

left the reservation were not swallowed up but were engaged in a profitable enterprise, the value of which the students themselves recognized.

School News, as one of the several school papers published at Carlisle, is a record of the educational methods used and the philosophy embraced by Richard H. Pratt, a man of considerable influence in Indian education. It is also notable as an example of an early publication edited and printed by American Indian students.


Notes
1.
Townsend left Carlisle in 1892 to attend Marietta College in Ohio. He returned to Oklahoma, where he attended Chilocco Indian School. He worked as a printer at the White Earth, Minnesota, boarding school and as night foreman for the Daily Oklahoma State Capital at Guthrie. Daniel F. Littlefield Jr., and James W. Parins, A Biobibliography of Native American Writers, 1772-1924 ( Metuchen, New Jersey: The Scarecrow Press, 1981), 302.
2.
Ellis Childers was born on January 10, 1866, in the Creek Nation, the son of Napoleon B. and Sophia (Melford) Childers. His father was half Cherokee, and his mother was Creek. Childers was educated at Tullahassee Mission and at Carlisle, which he left in 1884 to return to the Creek Nation to become a rancher and farmer. He later served two terms in the Creek House of Warriors and one term as national treasurer and practiced law in the firm of Childers and Mingo. H. F. O'Beirne and E. S. O'Beirne, The Indian Territory ( St. Louis: C. B. Woodward Company, 1892), 206-207.

Information Sources

Bibliography: None

Index Sources: None

Location Sources: Danky and Hady; DSI-BAE; NL; ULS


Publication History

Title and Title Changes: School News ( 1880-1883)

Volume and Issue Data: School News (Vol. 1, No. 1, June, 1880-Vol. 3, No. 12, May 1883)

Publisher and Place of Publication: Carlisle Indian Industrial School, Carlisle, Pennsylvania ( 1880-1883)

Editor: Samuel Townsend ( 1880- 1881); Charles Kihega ( 1881- 1883)


THE SEQUOYAH MEMORIAL

The Sequoyah Memorial was a four-page literary newspaper published by the students of the Cherokee Male Seminary near Park Hill, Cherokee Nation. The number of columns varied from four to six. The first issue appeared on August 2, 1855, and sold for ten cents a copy. The frequency with which it appeared is uncertain. It may have appeared twice yearly, at the end of each school session. It may also have become an annual publication, for the issue of July 31, 1856, has no volume or issue number.

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