Skip to main content

Southern Plains Indian Agencies Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1087

Scope and Contents

FULL FINDING AID (PDF)

Photocopies of correspondence (1804-1899) between U.S. Indian agents throughout the southern Great Plains region and various officials, regarding Cheyenne, Arapaho, Kiowa, Osage, Pawnee, Sac and Fox, Wichita and other Indian tribes. Correspondents include John Beach, Lawrie Tatum and Generals Townsend, Sheridan and Sherman.

Dates

  • 1804-1899

Creator

Restrictions on Access

Available for public access.

Extent

4.25 ft. (4.25 ft.)

Language of Materials

English

Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Edward Everett Dale and Charles Coke Rister.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Records: Source of acquisition--Dale, Edward Everett and Charles Coke Rister. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1940.

Description rules
Appm
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Western History Collections Repository

Contact:
630 Parrington Oval
Room 300
Norman Oklahoma 73019 United States