Noted school for boys, established by Choctaw Nation, 1841; named for John C. Spencer, U.S. Sec. of War. Students how were later prominent leaders including Coleman E. Nelson, Allen Wright, Jackson McCurtain, Charles S. Vinson, B.F. Smallwood, Jefferson Gardner, Simon T. Dwight, Eliphalet N. Wright, Homer Davis.*
On U.S. Highway 70, in Sawyer, Oklahoma*
* Description and directions from Mark of Heritage by Muriel H. Write.