William Palmer Wells papers: 1879, undated
Summary Information
Title: William Palmer Wells papers
Creator: Wells, William Palmer, 1831-1891
Dates: 1879, undated
Extent: 0.4 linear feet (2 items and 4 v.)
Abstract:
Professor of Law at University of Michigan. Papers consist of a communication to University of Michigan Board of Regents requesting leave of absence; doctor's report on his health; and four volumes of notes for his law lectures.
Call number: 86234 Aa/2
Language: The material is in English
Repository: Bentley Historical Library
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Finding aid created by Bentley Historical Library Staff

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

Donor No. 343

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open to research.

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Copyright:

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Preferred Citation:

[item], folder, box, William Palmer Wells Papers, Bentley Historical Library, University of Michigan


Biography

William P. Wells was a practicing lawyer in Detroit when he joined the Law Department faculty. He succeeded Charles I. Walker as Kent Professor of Law. Wells taught until 1885 and then returned to the faculty for the years 1887-1891.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The William P. Wells papers consist of a communication to University of Michigan Board of Regents requesting leave of absence; doctor's report on his health; and four volumes of notes for his law lectures.

Subject Terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings in the finding aid database and catalog of The Bentley Historical Library/University of Michigan. Researchers desiring additional information about related topics should search the catalog using these headings.


  • Lawyers -- Michigan -- Ann Arbor.
  • University of Michigan -- Faculty.
  • University of Michigan. Dept. of Law.
Contents List
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Container / Location Title
 
Papers [series]
Box   1  
Correspondence re. health 1879 (2 items)
 
Lecture Notes
Box   1  
Lectures on Notes and Bills, vol. 1
Box   1  
Lectures on Notes and Bills, vol. 2
Box   1  
Lectures on Partnerships
Box   1  
Lectures on Agency