Wells, William P., 1831-1891

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Professor of Law at University of Michigan.

From the description of William Palmer Wells papers, 1879. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34420841

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.

From the guide to the William Palmer Wells papers, 1879 and undated, (Bentley Historical Library, University of Michigan)

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Wharton, Zacariah Fletcher, 1853-1922. Zacariah F. Wharton student notebook, 1883-1884. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Lilly, Grant Everett, 1864-1940. Grant Everett Lilly papers, 1888-1940. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Smith, Clement McDonald, 1844-1923. Clement McDonald Smith papers, 1860-1922. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Pyle, Emery Clinton. Emery Clinton Pyle papers, 1887-1891. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
creatorOf Pilchard, Leonidas T. Class notes, University of Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor, 1881-1883. Harvard Law School Library, HLS Library
referencedIn University of Michigan Faculty and Staff Portraits, ca. 1860-ca. 1960 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Hovey, Howard. Howard Hovey student notebook, 1879-1880 and 1882-1883. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Colvin, Homer Hodge. Homer Hodge Colvin student notebook, 1878-1879. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Alumni Association (University of Michigan), Individual Photographs, ca. 1880-ca. 1960s Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf William Palmer Wells papers, 1879 and undated Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Shattuck, Jesse Cornell. Jesse Cornell Shattuck student notebooks, 1883-1887. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
creatorOf Wells, William Palmer, 1831-1891. William Palmer Wells papers, 1879. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Price, Enoch Jones, 1864-1945. Enoch Jones Price papers, 1890-1891. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Law School (University of Michigan) law lectures, 1881-1919 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Vestal, Meade. Meade Vestal student notebooks, 1887-1889. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Young, Robert. Robert Young student notebooks, 1881-1883. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
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associatedWith Colvin, Homer Hodge. person
associatedWith Hovey, Howard. person
associatedWith Lilly, Grant Everett, 1864-1940. person
associatedWith Michigan Historical Collections corporateBody
associatedWith Pilchard, Leonidas T. person
associatedWith Price, Enoch Jones, 1864-1945. person
associatedWith Pyle, Emery Clinton. person
associatedWith Shattuck, Jesse Cornell. person
associatedWith Smith, Clement McDonald, 1844-1923. person
associatedWith University of Michigan corporateBody
associatedWith University of Michigan. Alumni Association. corporateBody
associatedWith University of Michigan. Dept. of Law. corporateBody
associatedWith University of Michigan. Law School. corporateBody
associatedWith Vestal, Meade. person
associatedWith Wharton, Zacariah Fletcher, 1853-1922. person
associatedWith Young, Robert. person
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Lawyers--Michigan--Ann Arbor
Lawyers
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Birth 1831

Death 1891

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