Eadle Keatah Toh (Vol. 1, No. 5)

Carlisle Barracks, PA
August 1880
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Page one had a report on a bill that would “increase educational privileges and establish industrial schools for the benefit of youth belonging to such nomadic Indian tribes as have educational treaty claims upon the United States.” It also talked about the creation of the Carlisle Industrial Indian School as support of this bill. Page two had a piece “gives the numbers, tribes, nativity and losses of the school.” Also on page two has an article on how the success of Carlisle is discouraging to Hampton. Page had the Home Items list, on which including the results on farm work, Hospital inmates, and Miss Patterson taking charge of the Pueblo children. There was also information on the death of John Renville, son of Gabriel Renville, the chief of Sisseton Sioux. Page four describes a small speech one students gave to visiting chiefs about her time at school, and on the same page an eighty-seven year old Yanton Sioux chief visited the school to see his grandson.

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Cumberland County Historical Society