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Collection Title: Wells (Samuel J.) Collection

Accession Number: AM 98-8

Volume: 1 cu.ft.

Given By: Donated by Dr. Samuel J. Wells.

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

The collection contains:

  1. Manuscripts, galley proofs, drafts of articles and correspondence related to the book After Removal: The Choctaws in Mississippi (University Press of Mississippi, 1986), edited by Samuel J. Wells and Roseanna Tubby).
  2. Research papers written by Samuel J. Wells while pursuing his doctorate at The University of Southern Mississippi.
  3. Winter 1983-1984 issue of the journal The Chronicles of Oklahoma, which contains Dr. Wells' article "Rum, Skins, and Powder".

Accession Number: AM 2000-74

Volume: 4 cu.ft.

Given By: Donated by Dr. Samuel J. Wells.

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

Research materials on Native Americans (primarily the Choctaw People) generated by Samuel J. Wells. Included are note cards, photocopies of printed materials, handwritten notes, research papers, and miscellaneous items.

Books:

Copies of books by Dr. Samuel J. Wells are available in the Cook and McCain Libraries:

"The evolution of Jeffersonian Indian policy with the Choctaws of Mississippi, 1800-1830" (USM thesis, 1981), call number Thesis W456e (McCain).

After Removal: The Choctaw in Mississippi, edited by Samuel J. Wells and Roseanna Tubby (Jackson, Miss.: University Press of Mississippi, 1986), call number E99.C8 A37 1986 (Cook, McCain).


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