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     This week we continue listing people employed on June 30, 1894, by the Cheyenne and Arapaho Agency in Oklahoma. The information may be found on page 517 of the ANNUAL REPORT OF THE COMMISSIONER OF INDIAN AFFAIRS, 1894 (Washington: Government Printing Office, 1895). Facts about each individual usually include his or her name, position, salary, sex, "color" (sic) (White or Indian), and date of "present" appointment.

     Seger Colony Training School:

BEAR, Laura C., assistant cook, $60, female, Indian, 1 Apr 1894

BEAR, Oscar Bull, assistant farmer, $300, male, Indian, 10 July 1893

BOSSERMAN, Linnie, teacher, $600, female, white, 11 Sept 1893

CHIEF, Enosta P., seamstress, $120, female, Indian, 7 Feb 1894

DAVIS, Chas. L., clerk and industrial teacher, $900, male, white, 1 July 1893
(Editor's Note: Chas. is an abbreviation for Charles).

GARDNER, Worsta, assistant cook, $60, female, Indian, 1 Apr 1894

HOAG, Anna C., teacher, $600, female, white, 1 July 1893

KEOWN, Lucinda A., cook, $420, female, white, 1 July 1893

MAUST, Florence M., matron, $600, female, white, 22 Dec 1893

RATZLAFF, Peter P., farmer, $720, male, white, 1 July 1893

REYNOLDS, Anna C., seamstress, $120, female, Indian, 7 Feb 1894

REYNOLDS, Etta, seamstress, $240, female, Indian, 18 Sept 1893

SEGER, J. H., superintendent, $1,200, male, white, no date

SEGER, Mary, laundress, $420, female, white, 1 Sept 1893

 

     Information about employees at Oklahoma's well-known Chilocco school on June 30, 1894, may be found on pages 517-518 of the same government publication.

     Chilocco Training School:

AHATONE, James, baker, $50, male, Indian, 1 July 1893

ALBUTSON, Eunice W., nurse, $600, female, white, 1 July 1893

ALLEN, Edgar A., principal teacher, $900, male, white, 31 Aug 1893

ATCHISON, M. A., seamstress, $500, female, white, 1 July 1893

BERONE, Anna, sergeant, $60, female, Indian, 8 Sept 1893

BRIGG, Fannie L., teacher, $600, female, white, 8 Dec 1893

BROWN, Clay, sergeant, $60, male, Indian, 22 Apr 1894

CADDS, Reuben, herder and butcher, $120, male, Indian, 22 Apr 1894

CARSON, Belle, assistant matron, $600, female, white, 1 July 1893

CHARLEY, Mary, sergeant, $60, female, Indian, 8 Sept 1893

COOK, James A., night watchman, $360, male, white, 17 July 1893

COPPOCK, B. S., superintendent, $2,000, male, white, no date

COPPOCK, Julia, matron, $720, female, white, 1 July 1893

DAILEY, James B., sergeant, $60, male, Indian, 1 July 1893

DAY, W. H., carpenter and industrial teacher, $720, male, white, 1 July 1893

ESSAYPOYBET, Eustace, sergeant, $60, male, Indian, 1 Nov 1893

FRENCH, Sophia V., assistant tailor, $500, female, white, 1 Aug 1893

FRINK, H. S., tailor, $600, male, white, 1 July 1893

GRAYLESS, Ella, sergeant, $60, female, Indian, 8 Sept 1893

HAYGOOD, Wilbur F., clerk, $1,200, male, white, 16 May 1894

HARVEY, Flora E., teacher, $600, female, white, 1 July 1893

JOHNSON, Emma, sergeant, $60, female, Indian, 1 July 1893

KIMBLE, John, sergeant, $60, male, Indian, 1 Nov 1893

KINGCADE, Allee, assistant teacher, $600, female, white, 15 Aug 1893

LINCOLN, Sam B., sergeant, $60, male, Indian, 8 Sept 1893

MARSHALL, Benjamin, sergeant, $60, male, Indian, 8 Sept 1893

MATHIS, Albert, nurseryman, $600, male, white, 1 July 1893

MEAD, Eugene, assistant superintendent and disciplinarian, $1,000, female (sic), white, 24 Feb 1894

MEAD, Mary L., laundress, $500, female, white, 27 Apr 1894

(To be continued)

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