Book Cover of Kent Brooks' upcoming publication Letters from the Oklahoma Land Rush 1889
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Oklahoma..Before it was Oklahoma

From a technical standpoint “Letters from the Oklahoma Land Run: 1889” is my best book yet (that’s the IT guy in me talkin’)….and oh yeah the content is amazing, fabulous, intriguing wonderful and more. I love this book! It is all most unbelievable as I now have 9 titles on Amazon with 3 of those […]

Book Cover of Kent Brooks' upcoming publication Letters from the Oklahoma Land Rush 1889
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The Land Run of 1889

On April 22, 1889 a shot was fired and horses, wagons and trains roared into the region of central Oklahoma known as the Unassigned Lands. President Benjamin Harrison’s March 23, 1889 proclamation, opened the land, and people came from across the country to claim it. According to the Homestead Act of 1862, if a settler […]