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Laws

 Subject
Subject Source: Ftamc

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Choctaw Nation Papers Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-105
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Legislation, laws and resolutions (1896-1910) of the Choctaw Nation; typescripts of newspaper articles (1868-1936) concerning elections, allotment of tribal lands, and the Dawes Commission; and four ledgers containing the journals and minutes (1902-1911) of the Choctaw National Council.
Dates: 1868-1936

Edwin K. Wood Collection

 Collection — Box W-11
Identifier: WHC-M-679
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An Act (1875) of the Choctaw Nation establishing burglary as a crime; Acts (1889-1892) of the Cherokee Nation appointing delegates to Washington, D.C.; requests (1905-1906) for payment of salaries and expenses of the attorneys and Special Marshal of the Cherokee Nation; a committee report (1889) regarding payment for Cherokee lands given to the Osage under a Treaty of 1866; and a term paper by Wood entitled "The Indian Treaty Maker.".
Dates: 1875-1892

Harold S. Cooksey Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-934
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State employee. Oklahoma Wildlife Conservation Commission minutes (1961-1969), monthly reports (1958-1969), financial reports (1963-1969), budgets (1962-1970), federal aid budgets (1966-1970), correspondence (1961-1970), fisheries reports (1962-1968), wildlife and conservation publications, and government documents relating to the Little River Reservoir (Lake Thunderbird), all accumulated by Cooksey while he was a member of the commission.
Dates: 1954-1970

Lee W. Folsom Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-201
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Journalist. Folsom family correspondence; a notebook used by Folsom as a student at Atoka Baptist Seminary; and papers relating to his journalism career at the Atoka INDIAN CITIZEN. The collection includes annual reports (1895-1900) of the U.S. Board of Indian Commissioners; a copy of the acts and resolutions (1897) of the General Council of the Choctaw Nation; two volumes of a hymnal written in Choctaw; two copies of the "Laws of the Choctaw Nation" (1886-1891) written in English and Choctaw; a Choctaw New Testament; a Choctaw Pentateuch (1867); and a letter (1885) in Choctaw from Alfred Folsom to Rev. Rainie Winthrop.
Dates: 1867-1910