The important thing is not to stop questioning.
       (Albert Einstein)

Think before you speak. Read before you think.
(Fran Lebowitz)

Gary L. Cheatham
Territories Variously Assigened to the Cherokee Nation West of the Mississippi River in the 19th Century

Academic background:
B.S. (Missiology), Northwest Christian University
M.Div., Brite Divinity School, Texas Christian University
M.S.L.S., University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Cheatham's Publications
Research and publication interests:
Cherokee Nation in the 19th century
Civil War in the Trans-Mississippi region
Great Plains and Rocky Mountains in the 19th century
Osage Nation in the 19th century
Political and military history of Kansas during the 1850s and 1860s
Quapaw Tribe in the 19th century
Useful online resources for the above research interests:
Annual Reports of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs (1826-1932)
Arkansas Digital Ark-ives
Chronicles of Oklahoma
Chronicling America
Colorado Historic Newspapers Collection
Confederate Veteran (magazine) (1893-1932)
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Gateway to Oklahoma History
General Land Office Records
Geographic Names Information System (U.S. Geological Survey)
HathiTrust Digital Library
Historical Maps of Arkansas
History of the State of Kansas (by William G. Cutler, published by A.T. Andreas, 1883)
Index to Salt Lake County (Utah) Probate Court Civil and Criminal Case Files (1852-1887)
Indian Affairs: Laws and Treaties (Kappler's) (Oklahoma State University)
Indian-Pioneer Papers Collection (University of Oklahoma)
Kansas Historical Quarterly (1931-1977)
Kansas Memory
Library of Congress Maps
Making of America Collection
Missouri Digital Heritage
Missouri Digital Newspaper Project
National Archives: Access to Archival Databases
Nebraska Memories
Nebraska Newspapers
Oklahoma Digital Maps
St. Louis Catholic Historical Review (1918-1923)
Salt Lake City Tax Assesment Rolls (1856-1892)
State Digital Resources (Library of Congress)
Territorial Papers of the United States
Texas Digital Newspaper Program
Texas State Library and Archives Division Online Collections
TopoView: Historical Topographic Maps (U.S. Geological Survey)
Utah Digital Newspapers
War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies (Making of America / Browse)
War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies (Ohio State University / Search)
War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies (Original from University of Michigan / Browse and Search)
Western History Collections - Native American Manuscripts (University of Oklahoma)
Courses taught at Northeastern State University, Tahlequah, Oklahoma:
IS 3113 - Business Communications
REL 2113 - Introduction to the Old Testament
REL 2223 - Life and Teachings of Jesus
REL 2443 - Introduction to the New Testament
REL 2553 - Comparative Religions
REL 3203 - History of Jesus
UNIV 1002 - University Strategies
WGS 3001/REL 3201 - Women in the Early Church
WGS 3103 - Early Christian Heresies

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Last updated: May 9, 2018