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William Potter Ross Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-535

Scope and Contents

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Editor and Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation. Typescripts of newspaper articles (1866-1891) of Ross's messages to the Cherokee Nation and the Cherokee Council, and instructions to the Cherokee delegation to Washington, D.C., regarding reconstruction, tribal government, financial matters, organization of Oklahoma Territory, education, Sequoyah, and the use of lands, along with biographical information on Ross.

Dates

  • 1866-1891

Restrictions on Access

Available for public access.

Extent

.75 ft. (.75 ft.)

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Typescripts: Source of acquisition--Unknown. Method of acquisition--Unknown; Date of acquisition--1964.

Description rules
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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