Kansa Indians -- Published Book Manuscript

Collection Summary

Title: Kansa Indians -- Published Book Manuscript
Call Number: MS 74-07
Size: 0.5 linear feet
Acquisition: Donated by Dr. William E. Unrau
Processed By: DAO, 8-1974; SMC, 2-1998; MN, 11-2012
Restrictions: None

Literary Rights

Literary rights were not granted to Wichita State University. When permission is granted to examine the manuscripts, it is not an authorization to publish them. Manuscripts cannot be used for publication without regard for common law literary rights, copyright laws and the laws of libel. It is the responsibility of the researcher and his/her publisher to obtain permission to publish. Scholars and students who eventually plan to have their work published are urged to make inquiry regarding overall restrictions on publication before initial research.

Content Note

This collection contains the original manuscript of a book by Dr. William E. Unrau, former history professor at Wichita State University. The book, Kansa Indians, recounts the story of the Native Americans of Kansas, the Wind People, from 1673 to 1873. It covers the appearance of the first French explorers to the final subjugation of the Kansa Indians in the forced migration of 1873.

Detailed Description: Box and Folder Listing

Box 1 FF 1 Book manuscript (puiblished) -- Kansa Indians by William E. Unrau.