Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-289).
|Statement||by Ardeth Elling Denney.|
|Contributions||Johnson, Mina Randina.|
|LC Classifications||PS3554.E53376 L36 1999|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||v, 289 p. :|
|Number of Pages||289|
|LC Control Number||98093736|
Land Lottery El Reno Land Lottery - Names Drawn This index includes more than 8, individuals whose names were drawn in the land lottery. The names are extracted from Names of the El Reno Land District Homesteaders Filings, published by H. H. Edwards in Guthrie, Oklahoma. “The greatest of all the free land openings has been the last one,” declared a writer in the Aug , issue of Harper’s Weekly. For more than a year people had camped in anticipation at the margins of what was officially called the “Kiowa, Comanche and Apache, and Wichita lands” in southwestern Oklahoma. The item El Reno Land District land lottery: index to names of homesteaders' filings, compilers: Julie Peterson Hinton, Louise F. Wilcox. --represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in Denver Public Library. He knew his dream could materialize, but only if was lucky. Johnson, like thousands of other hopefuls, had registered in the Federal Land Lottery for Oklahoma Territory soil once reserved for the Comanche, Kiowa and Apache reservations. The next day - Aug. 1, - .
The Cherokee land lottery, containing a numerical list of the names of the fortunate drawers in said lottery, with an engraved map of each district. . Over the course of several weeks in July , agents of the General Land Office (GLO) received registrations for the lottery, and the actual drawing started on 29 July and continued for approximately a week. A total of 13, lots of acres in size were made available in this lottery, and approximately , people registered for the drawing. Why was the land lottery of considered an improvement over land runs? Ask for details ; Follow Report by Jenhordp43ihr 04/17/ Log in to add a comment Answer. Answered by einario. The land run was on a first-to-arrive basis. But there were still problems encountered. The run was to start at the boom of the canon but people soon. Land Lottery Records. Eight times between and Georgia held lotteries to distribute land, the largest held in the United States. The lotteries followed a simple pattern: The General Assembly passed an act that authorized the lottery and spelled out who would be eligible to participate and the grant fees that would apply.
El Reno Land District Land Lottery: Index to Names of Homesteaders' Filings Julie Peterson Hinton J.P. Hinton and L.F. Wilcox, - El Reno (Okla.) - pages. Sarah’s Surrender takes place in during the land lottery for the Oklahoma Territory. I enjoyed learning more about a time where new towns were being built from scratch. It was fun getting to see people reach for their dreams and Sarah’s Surrender is the third book in the Land Rush Dreams Series/5(25). , August 1. Wichita-Caddo and Comanche, Kiowa and Apache lands. The lands of the Kiowa - Comanche country were to be decided by a "land lottery" instead of a race for claims as other openings had. The Fort Sill Miltary Reservation and the Wichita Mountain Forest Reserve were withdrawn from settlement. There w quarter sections available. Get this from a library! El Reno Land District land lottery: index to names of homesteaders' filings. [Julie Peterson Hinton; Louise Finley Wilcox] -- In the late s, tribal lands in what is now southwestern Oklahoma were divided up and allotted to individual members of the tribes. The remaining "surplus" lands were later opened to non-Indian.