University of Oklahoma Libraries Western History Collections
CHOCTAW NATION MANUSCRIPT COLLECTIONS
Wright, Allen (1826-1885) Papers 1866-1930 2 feet
Indian chief and Presbyterian minister. Session minutes (1886-1900) of the Tali Hekia Presbyterian Church, Blue County, Indian Territory; Sunday school attendance records (1925-1926) of the Presbyterian church, Wapanucka, Oklahoma; typescripts of messages, proclamations, and statements (1866-1930) made by Wright as principal chief to the general council of the Choctaw Nation; and typescripts of Wright's letters (1866-1885) to the editor of the Vindicator and other newspapers, all regarding governmental issues of the Choctaw Nation. Also included are books and pamphlets (1846-1900) relating to the Presbyterian church and its missionary programs, along with a typewritten biography (1930) of Allen Wright and an inventory (n.d.) of his private library.
Minor Box W-13
1. The Presbyterian Historical Almanac and Annual Remembrances of the Church by Joseph M. Wilson, Volumes five and six. 1863, 1864
2. The Presbyterian Historical Almanac and Annual Remembrances of the Church by Joseph M. Wilson, Volumes seven, nine and ten. 1865, 1867, 1868
3. Presbyterian Church - Oklahoma.
Synod of Oklahoma. Minutes of meeting.
1922 (Oct. 12-16) 15th annual. 3 copies.
1924 (Oct. 17-20) 18th annual.