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

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(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 College (Eugene, Oregon)
M.Div., Brite Divinity School, Texas Christian University (Fort Worth)
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 websites for the above research interests:
Ancestry.com
Annual Reports of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs (1826-1932)
Arkansas Digital Ark-ives
Chronicles of Oklahoma
Chronicling America
Colorado Historic Newspapers Collection
Family Search
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Fold3
Gateway to Oklahoma History
Geographic Names Information System (U.S. Geological Survey)
HathiTrust Digital Library
Historical Maps of Arkansas
Index to Salt Lake County (Utah). Probate Court Civil and Criminal Case Files, 1852-1887
Indian-Pioneer Papers Collection
Kansas Memory
Library of Congress Maps
Making of American Collection
Missouri Digital Heritage
Missouri Digital Newspaper Project
National Archives: Access to Archival Databases
Nebraska Memories
Nebraska Newspapers
Newspapers.com
Oklahoma Digital Maps
Salt Lake City Tax Assesment Rolls, 1856-1892
State Digital Resources (Library of Congress)
Texas Digital Newspaper Program
Texas State Library and Archives Division Online Collections
TopoView: Historical Topographic Maps (U.S. Geological Survey)
War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies
Next course that I am scheduled to teach at Northeastern State University (Tahlequah, Oklahoma):
WGS 3001/REL 3201 - Women in the Early Church, April 6-7, 2018 (1 Credit Hour Weekend Course)
Courses I have 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

Site maintained by Gary Cheatham
cheatham@nsuok.edu
gary@cheathams.org

Last updated: January 18, 2018