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North Dakota 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. Bismarck School, North Dakota. Post-office: Bismarck, North Dakota Telegraph address: Bismarck, North Dakota; Postal and Western Union, 2 miles from school; thence telephone. Railroad station: Bismarck, North Dakota, on “Soo” Road and Northern Pacific Rwy.; thence hired or school team, 2 miles. Fort Berthold School, North Dakota Post-office: Elbowoods, North Dakota Telegraph address: Garrison, North Dakota; Soo Line Telegraph Co., 45 miles from school; thence mail, 12 hours. (Message is relayed from Bismarck, North Dakota, via Western Union line.) Railroad station: Garrison, North Dakota, on Soo Line Rwy. (Bismarck Division); thence stage daily, except Sunday, 45 miles. Four day schools. Post-office: Elbowoods, North Dakota Telegraph address: Garrison, North Dakota Railroad station: By team from Fort Berthold school. Devil’s Lake Agency, North Dakota (See Fort Totten.) Fort Totten School, North Dakota Post-office: Fort Totten, North Dakota Telegraph address: Devils Lake, North Dakota; Western Union, 16 miles from school; thence telephone. Railroad station: Devils Lake, North Dakota, on Great Northern Rwy.; thence daily stage, 16 miles. Or Oberon, on Northern Pacific Rwy.; thence hired team, 12 miles. Standing Rock Agency and School, North Dakota Post-office: Fort Yates, North Dakota Telegraph address: Mandan, North Dakota; Western Union, 60 miles from agency; thence telephone. Railroad station: McLaughlin, South Dakota, on Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Rwy.: thence hired team or stage, 25 miles. Grand River school. Post-office: Little Eagle, South Dakota Telegraph address: Via agency; thence telephone. Railroad station: McLaughlin, South Dakota, on Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Rwy.; thence...

Pennsylvania 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. Carlisle School, Pennsylvania Post-office: Carlisle, Pennsylvania Telegraph address: Carlisle, Pennsylvania; Postal and Western Union, 1 mile from school; thence telephone; if sent by messenger, 15 minutes. Railroad station: Carlisle, Pennsylvania, on Cumberland Valley Rwy., distance, 1 mile. Or Carlisle station, on Philadelphia and Reading Rwy., distance ¾ mile. For more information on this school see: Carlisle Indian Industrial School 1911 Carlisle School Census Indian Education at Hampton and...

South Dakota 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. Canton Insane Asylum, South Dakota Post-office: Canton, South Dakota Telegraph address: Canton, South Dakota; Postal and Western Union, 2 miles from asylum; thence telephone. Railroad station: Canton, South Dakota, on Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Rwy.; distance, 2 miles. Cheyenne River Agency and School, South Dakota Post-office: Cheyenne Agency, South Dakota Telegraph address: Gettysburg, South Dakota; Western Union, 20 miles from agency; thence telephone. Railroad station: Gettysburg, South Dakota, on Chicago and Northwestern Rwy.; hence stage daily, except Sunday, 20 miles. Cherry Creek sub-agency. Post-office; Cherry Creek, South Dakota Telegraph address: Same as agency; thence telephone. Railroad station: By team from agency, 80 miles. Day schools, Nos. 1, 5, and 7. Post-office: White Horse, South Dakota Telegraph address: Same as agency; thence telephone. Railroad station: By team from agency, 65, 55, and 40 miles, respectively. Day school, No. 8. Post-office: Cherry Creek, South Dakota Telegraph address: Same as agency; thence telephone. Railroad station: By team from agency, 80 miles. Thunder Butte day school. Post-office: Thunder Butte, South Dakota Telegraph address: Same as agency; thence telephone. Railroad station: By team from agency, 90 miles. Thunder Butte sub-agency. Post-office: Thunder Butte, South Dakota Telegraph address: Same as agency; thence telephone. Railroad station: By team from agency, 90 miles. White Horse sub-agency. Post-office: White Horse, South Dakota Telegraph address: Same as agency; thence telephone. Railroad station: By team from agency, 40 miles. Crow Creek Agency and School, South Dakota. Post-office: Crow Creek, South Dakota Telegraph address: Chamberlain, South Dakota;...

Utah 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. Kaibab Day School, Utah. Post-office: Moccasin, Arizona Telegraph address: Marysvale, Utah; Western Union, 150 miles from school; thence telephone. Railroad station: Marysvale, Utah, on Denver and Rio Grande Rwy.; thence stage to Kanab, Utah, 150 miles; thence hired team, 18 miles; time, 45 hours. Or Marysvale, Utah; thence daily stage 105 miles to Orderville, Utah; time, 34 hours; thence hired team, 1 day. Shivwits Day School, Utah. Post-office: Santa Clara, Utah. Telegraph address: Modena, Utah; Western Union, 60 miles from sub-agency; thence telephone, 3 to 12 hours. Railroad station: Modena, Utah, on San Pedro, Los Angeles and Salt Lake Rwy.; thence stage and hired teams, 60 miles. (Ship freight to Modena, Utah.) Uintah and Ouray Agency, Utah. Post-office: Whiterocks, Utah. Telegraph address: Fort Duchesne, Utah; Uintah Rwy. telegraph office, 13miles from agency; thence telephone. (Message is relayed from Mack, Colorado, where there is a Western Union office.) Railroad station: Dragon, Utah, terminal Uintah Rwy.; thence daily stage to Fort Duchesne, Utah; thence daily stage except Sunday) to Whiterocks, Utah. Distance from Dragon, 83 miles. Uintah Rwy. connects with Denver and Rio Grande Rwy. at Mack, Colorado, 18 miles west of Grand Junction, Colorado Or Price, Utah, on Rio Grande Western Rwy.; thence 110 miles; no stage line. Ouray sub-agency. Post-office: Ouray, Utah. Telegraph address: Fort Duchesne, Utah; Uintah Rwy. Telegraph Co., miles from sub-agency; thence telephone. (Message is relayed from Mac Colorado, where there is a Western Union office.) Railroad station: Dragon, Utah; terminal Uintah Rwy.;...

Oklahoma 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. Cantonment School, Oklahoma Post-office: Cantonment, Oklahoma Telegraph address: Canton, Oklahoma; Western Union, 4½ miles from school; thence telephone. Railroad station: Canton, Oklahoma, on Kansas City, Mexico and Orient Rwy.; thence hired team, 4½ miles. Cheyenne and Arapahoe Consolidated School, Oklahoma Post-office: Darlington, Oklahoma Telegraph address: El Reno, Oklahoma; Postal and Western Union, 8 miles from school; thence telephone. Railroad station: El Reno, Oklahoma, on Rock Island Rwy., 8 miles; telephone to school office for conveyance during daytime; hired team at night. Chilocco School, Oklahoma Post-office: Chilocco, Oklahoma Telegraph address: Arkansas City, Kansas; Postal and Western Union, 7 miles from school; thence telephone. Railroad station: Chilocco, Oklahoma; flag station on Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Rwy., 1¾ miles from school. Or Erie flag station on St. Louis and San Francisco Rwy., 1 mile from school. Conveyance from school will meet visitors on telegraphic request. (Night trains on Santa Fe Rwy. will not stop unless passengers have tickets reading “Chilocco, purchased off this division.”) Kaw School, Oklahoma Post-office: Washunga, Oklahoma. Telegraph address: Kaw, Oklahoma; Western Union, 1^ miles from school; thence telephone. Railroad station: Kaw, Oklahoma, on Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Rwy.; thence stage, daily, except Sunday, 1½ miles. Kiowa Agency, Oklahoma Post-office: Anadarko, Oklahoma Telegraph address: Anadarko, Oklahoma; Western Union, 1 mile from agency; thence telephone. Railroad station: Anadarko, Oklahoma, on Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Rwy.; thence hired team, ½ mile. Fort Sill school. Post-office: Lawton, Oklahoma Telegraph address: Lawton, Oklahoma; Western Union, 1½ miles...

Oregon 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. Fort McDermitt Day School, Oregon. Post-office: McDermitt, Oregon Telegraph address: Winnemucca, Nevada; Western Union, 85 miles from school; thence mail, 1 day. Railroad station: Winnemucca, Nevada, on Southern Pacific Rwy.; thence stage to McDermitt, Oregon, 90 miles; thence hired team, 6 miles. Grand Ronde. (See Siletz.) Klamath School, Oregon Post-office: Klamath Agency, Oregon Telegraph address: Klamath Agency, Oregon; via Klamath Falls, Oregon; Western Union at Klamath Falls; telephone from Klamath Falls. Railroad station: Klamath Falls, Oregon; thence stage daily, except Sunday, 35 miles. Modoc Point day school. Post-office: Klamath Agency, Oregon Telegraph address: Reached from Klamath school. Railroad station: Hired team from Klamath school, 9 miles. Yainax day school. Post-office: Bonanza, Oregon Telegraph address: By telephone from Klamath school. Railroad station: Hired team from Klamath school, 40 miles. Roseburg School, Oregon Post-office: Roseburg, Oregon Telegraph address: Roseburg, Oregon Railroad station: Roseburg, Oregon Salem School, Oregon Post-office: Chemawa, Oregon Telegraph address: Salem, Oregon; Postal and Western Union, 5 miles from school; thence telephone. Railroad station: Chemawa, Oregon, on Southern Pacific Rwy., also on Oregon Electric Rwy. (Chemawa is 5 miles north of Salem and 47 miles south of Portland.) Siletz School, Oregon Post-office: Siletz, Oregon Telegraph address: Toledo, Oregon; Western Union, 9 miles from school; thence telephone. Railroad station: Toledo, Oregon, on Corvallis and Eastern Rwy.; thence stage, 9 miles. Upper Farm day school. Post-office: Siletz, Oregon Telegraph address: Same as Siletz school. Railroad station: Same as Siletz school. Umatilla School, Oregon Post-office: Pendleton, Oregon Telegraph address:...

New Mexico 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. Albuquerque School, New Mexico Post-office: Albuquerque, New Mexico Telegraph address: Albuquerque, New Mexico; Postal and Western Union, 2½ miles from school; thence telephone. Railroad station: Albuquerque, New Mexico, on Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Rwy.; thence hired team, 2½ miles. (See School Photos) Acoma day school. Post-office: Cubero, New Mexico Telegraph address: Laguna, New Mexico; Western Union, 12 miles from school; thence telephone. Railroad station: Alaska flag station, near school, on Santa Fe Pacific Rwy. Canon Cito Indians. Post-office: Laguna, New Mexico Telegraph address: Laguna, New Mexico; Western Union, 26 miles from reserve; thence special carrier; 6 hours. Railroad station: Laguna, New Mexico, on Santa Fe Pacific Rwy.; thence hired team, 26 miles. Isleta day school, Post-office: Isleta, New Mexico Telegraph address: Isleta, New Mexico; school is near Western Union. Railroad station: Isleta, New Mexico, on Santa Fe Pacific Rwy.; school is near station. Laguna day school. Post-office: Laguna, New Mexico Telegraph address: Laguna, New Mexico; school is near Western Union. Railroad station: Laguna, New Mexico, on Santa Fe Pacific Rwy.; school is near station. McCarty’s day school. Post-office: Laguna, New Mexico Telegraph address: McCartys, New Mexico; school is near Western Union, but office is only occupied part of year; during remainder of year Laguna is telegraph address. Railroad station: McCartys, New Mexico, on Santa Fe Pacific Rwy.; school is near station. Mesita day school. Post-office: Laguna, New Mexico Telegraph address: Laguna, New Mexico; Western Union, 6 miles from school; thence special carrier. Railroad station: Laguna,...

North Carolina 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. Cherokee School, North Carolina Post-office: Cherokee, North Carolina. Telegraph address: Whittier, North Carolina; Western Union, 6 miles from school; generally telephone; sometimes mail, twice a day. Railroad station: Ela, North Carolina, on Murphy division of Southern Rwy.; thence via Appalachian Rwy., distance, 6 miles. Birdtown day school. Post-office: Birdtown, North Carolina. Telegraph address: Whittier, North Carolina; Western Union, 3 miles from school. Railroad station: Birdtown, North Carolina; on Murphy division of Southern Rwy., to Ela; thence Appalachian Rwy. to Birdtown, 3½...

New York 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. New York Agency, New York. Post-office: Salamanca, New York. Telegraph address: Salamanca, New York; Postal and Western Union; delivered by messenger; time, 2 minutes. Railroad station: Salamanca, New York, on main line Erie Rwy.; main line Buffalo, Rochester and Pittsburg Rwy., and Allegheny Valley Division of Pennsylvania...

Montana 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. Blackfeet Agency, Montana Post-office: Browning, Montana Telegraph address: Browning, Montana; Western Union, 2 miles from agency; thence telephone. Railroad station: Browning, Montana, on Great Northern Rwy.; thence stage, 2 miles. Burd day school. Post-office: Browning, Montana Telegraph address: Browning, Montana; thence special carrier. Railroad station: Same as agency; 20 miles from agency to school. Or Seville, Montana, on Great Northern Rwy.; thence hired team, 3½ miles. Cut Bank boarding school. Post-office: Browning, Montana Telegraph address: Browning, Montana; thence telephone. Railroad station: Same as agency; 6 miles from agency to school. Cut Finger day school. Post-office: Browning, Montana Telegraph address: Browning, Montana; thence special carrier. Railroad station: Same as agency; 4 miles from agency to school. Holy Family mission school. Post-office: Family, Montana Telegraph address: Browning, Montana; thence telephone. Railroad station: Browning, Montana, on Great Northern Rwy.; thence daily stage, 14 miles. Piegan sub-agency. Post-office: Family, Montana Telegraph address: Browning, Montana; thence telephone. Railroad station: Browning, Montana, on Great Northern Rwy.; thence daily stage to Family, Montana, 18 miles; from Family to sub-agency, 4 miles. Willow Creek Old Peoples Home. Post-office: Browning, Montana Telegraph address: Browning, Montana Railroad station: Same as agency; 2½ miles from agency to home. Crow Agency and School, Montana Post-office, Crow Agency, Montana Telegraph address: Crow Agency, Montana; Western Union; telephone. Railroad station: Crow Agency, Montana, on Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Rwy. Lodgegrass (subissue). Post-office: Lodgegrass, Montana Telegraph address: Lodgegrass, Montana; Western Union, ½ mile from agency; thence telephone. Railroad station: Lodgegrass, Montana,...
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