Topic: Indian School

Early Times at Forest Chapel

“I have considered the days of old, the years of ancient times.” The following reminiscences of early times at Forest Church are narrated for their intrinsic as well as historic interest. The first one reveals an order of service that is very general in the colored Churches. It is one that affords the deacon, if he be a man so disposed, to spontaneously introduce considerable native wit and humor into the part of the service entrusted to him; and if he does, it very naturally prepares the way for unexpected shouts of joy and gladness on the part of those

Buds of Promise

The object of this page is to note the names and careers of a number of the young people that during the early days were sent or encouraged to attend other educational institutions.

Wisconsin Indian Agencies and Schools

Agencies and Schools listed below are what were listed for the state.  Slight indent after an Agency list all schools in that jurisdiction. Green Bay School, Wisconsin (See Keshena.) Hayward School, Wisconsin Post-office: Hayward, Wisconsin Telegraph address: Hayward, W T is.; Western Union, 1½ miles from school; thence telephone. Railroad station: Hayward, W T is., on Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis and Omaha Rwy., running between St. Paul, Minnesota, and Ashland, Wisconsin Route via Chicago is over Chicago arid Northwestern Rwy. to Spooner, Wisconsin; thence over Ashland branch to Hayward. School is 1½ miles north of city station. Telephone for conveyance.

Wyoming Indian Agencies and Schools

Agencies and Schools listed below are what were listed for the state.  Slight indent after an Agency list all schools in that jurisdiction. Shoshone School, Wyoming Post-office: Wind River, Wyoming Telegraph address: Lander, Wyoming; Western Union, 16 miles from school; thence telephone. Railroad station: Lander, Wyoming, on Chicago and Northwestern Rwy.; thence daily stage, 16 miles. Arapahoe day school. Post-office: Arapahoe, Wyoming Telegraph address: Arapahoe, Wyoming; Western Union. Railroad station: Arapahoe, Wyoming, on Chicago and Northwestern Rwy. Arapahoe subissue station. Post-office: Arapahoe, Wyoming Telegraph address: Arapahoe, Wyoming; Western Union. Railroad station: Arapahos, Wyoming, on Chicago and Northwestern Rwy. Crow Heart

California Indian Agencies and Schools

Agencies and Schools listed below are what were listed for the state.  Slight indent after an Agency list all schools in that jurisdiction. Bishop Day School, California Post-office: Bishop, California Telegraph address: Bishop, California; Western Union, ½ mile from school; thence messenger, ½ hour. Railroad station: Laws Station, on Nevada and California Rwy.; thence stage, 5 miles. Cahuilla School, California Post-office: Cahuilla, Gal. Telegraph address: Hemet, California; Western Union, 37 miles from school; thence telephone to Aguanda, 14 miles; thence courier or mail, 1 day. Railroad station: Hemet, California; thence hired team, 37 miles; or Temecula, California, on Southern Pacific

Arizona Indian Agencies and Schools

Agencies and Schools listed below are what were listed for the state.  Slight indent after an Agency list all schools in that jurisdiction. Camp McDowell Reservation and Day School, Arizona Post-office: McDowell, Arizona Telegraph address: Phoenix, Arizona; Western Union, 32 miles from reservation; thence semiweekly mail; time required for mounted messenger, 7 hours; or by telephone to Verde Gauging station and special messenger, 8 miles. Railroad station: Phoenix, Arizona, on Maricopa and Phoenix Rwy., and Santa Fe, Prescott and Phoenix Rwy.; thence hired team, 32 miles; change from Southern Pacific Rwy. at Maricopa; change from Santa Fe Pacific Rwy. at