Weiland may look like an underdog across much of the state, but he has a big advantage in one area: Indian country.
Oklahoma lay within the Indian country in which no lands were available for grants between 1850 and 1871.
This number has been increased by fresh arrivals from the Indian country, since 1850.
The railway surveys reached nearly every corner of the Indian country.
As late as October, 1853, there had been almost no whites in the Indian country.
You suppressed it, because it exposed those whose acts were losing the Indian country.
Southern Mexico is Indian country; there are large regions, where the mestizos, not the indians, are the exception.