Title
Oklahoma Land Run
Title
Oklahoma Heritage Film "The Run" Oklahoma Land Run
Contributing Organization
OETA (Oklahoma City, Oklahoma)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/521-zk55d8pq3m
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Description
This segment of Oklahoma Heritage Film on the Land Run includes black and white footage with from March 3, 1889. It also included material related to the passing of the Annual Indian Appropriation Bill that held the rider allowing For Indian Territory to be opened up to white settlers. This segment discusses the legal basis for opening the Oklahoma District, now called the Unassigned Lands put into effect in 1889 when the U.S. Congress and Illinois Representative William Springer amended the Indian Appropriations Bill to authorize Pres. Benjamin Harrison to proclaim the two-million-acre region open for settlement. This covers the land run for the unassigned land in Indian Territory, David Payne and his Boomers, the Chisholm Trail, and Cowboys. Native American life prior to the land run is covered and addressed.
Date
1988-05-18
Asset type
Segment
Media type
Moving Image
Duration
00:25:09
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Credits
AAPB Contributor Holdings
OETA - Oklahoma Educational Television Authority
Identifier: AR-1063/1 (OETA (Oklahoma Educational Television Authority))
Duration: 00:25:09

Identifier: cpb-aacip-521-zk55d8pq3m.mov.mp4 (mediainfo)
Format: video/mp4
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Citations
Chicago: “Oklahoma Land Run; Oklahoma Heritage Film "The Run" Oklahoma Land Run,” 1988-05-18, OETA, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed February 16, 2019, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_521-zk55d8pq3m.
MLA: “Oklahoma Land Run; Oklahoma Heritage Film "The Run" Oklahoma Land Run.” 1988-05-18. OETA, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. February 16, 2019. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_521-zk55d8pq3m>.
APA: Oklahoma Land Run; Oklahoma Heritage Film "The Run" Oklahoma Land Run. Boston, MA: OETA, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_521-zk55d8pq3m