Preparing the Cherokee for Removal

The Cherokee After Removal

November 7, 2013 admin 0

By the beginning of the nineteenth century, many prominent and influential Americans, particularly those from the southern states, had decided that the United States should […]

Ancient America: Oklahoma

April 20, 2013 admin 0

What is now the state of Oklahoma became the new home to many Indian nations during the nineteenth century when the American government forcibly removed […]

Lost Identity

March 19, 2013 admin 0

I was born in Hampton, Virginia. I lived in Newport News, Virginia until the age of seven. My story starts as a young child with […]

William Potter Ross

The Indian Journal

December 24, 2011 admin 0

The media has never been fair and balanced when it comes to serving Indian people and reporting on events which impact Indian lives. Many Indian […]

Choctaw Education After Removal

Choctaw Education After Removal

November 9, 2011 admin 0

By 1840, some 40,000 Indians from the Five Civilized Tribes-Cherokee, Choctaw, Chickasaw, Creek, and Seminole-had been resettled in what is now Oklahoma as a part […]