Eadle Keatah Toh (Vol. 1, No. 12)

Eadle Keatah Toh (Vol. 1, No. 12)
Carlisle Barracks, PA
July 1881

Page one opened with a piece titled “The Future of the Red Indian” which took up the entire page and was about how the American Gov’t can protect Indian Tribes and why it is needed. The second page had the report on the First Annual Examination of the Carlisle School. Over all the report was positive. Also on the page was an small article on the life and death of Rev. W.S. Robertson. In it a fire that destroyed the mission house was mentioned. Several boys and girls began to deposit their money into the Carlisle Deposit Bank to start saving up. Page three had the School Notes, which included the number of students on farms, the nurse, Miss Wilson, leaving for vacation and the placement of students for the summer. There was a piece by A.P. McKellop on “The Destiny of Our People.” Also on page three was a few small letters to Cap’t Pratt from students on what they learned at Carlisle. Page four had letters from several Sioux students to their families. They talk of their health, studies, trades, and more. There were also letters from Cheyenne students of a similar nature.

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