African-Native American Research Forum Archive
Oklahoma Freedmen in PARADE MAGAZINE
The history of the Oklahoma Freedmen received a little bit of exposure this weekend in the Sunday November 21 1999 issue of Parade Magazine.
The Family of Samuel & Sallie Walton was featured in the Parade article and their life story is detailed in the website--www.myhistory.org
This freedman family is featured in a project sponsored by the National Endowment of the Humanities and the White House Millenium Council. The Sallie Walton story exposes the history of the former slaves of Indian Territory.
The story of this particular family with an historical timeline can be found at:
[23 Nov 1999]