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American Legion. Department of Oklahoma


Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

1st annual meeting of the Garvin County Post of the American Legion at Pauls Valley, July 4, 1919. (Outsize photograph) , 1919 July 4

 Item — Oversize box Photo Room 9a, Item: 5
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Black and white original prints and panoramas of Pauls Valley, Oklahoma. The collection includes scenes of Main Street, businesses, the railroad depot, and a parade for the returning World War I servicemen of Garvin County, Oklahoma.

Dates: 1919 July 4

Courtland Matson Feuquay Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-194
Scope and Contents


Attorney and state senator. General correspondence (1915-1940) of Feuquay; his personal correspondence (1923-1925) as a state senator; Works Progress Administration Work Relief Lists (1934-1935); case records (1917-1948) of railroad litigation in which Feuquay served as counsel; Selective Service Directives (1941-1946); American Legion papers (1919-1924), including "40 et 8" materials; a diary (1885) of Feuquay's grandfather, W.B. Holland; and an account book (1905-1908) of Feuquay's father, J.W. Feuquay.

Dates: 1885-1948

Earle Marvin Simon Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-1781

City clerk and civic leader. Papers, including pamphlets, books, clippings, and other materials, plus correspondence, relating to the American Legion in Oklahoma City, and Simon's teaching career; certificates and awards presented to Simon; and a scrapbook concerning Simon's life. Earle Marvin Simon Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1900-1960

Ernest Randell Christopher Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-2009
Scope and Contents


Postmaster. Records (ca. 1940-1959) of the U.S. Post Office in Bartlesville, Oklahoma, where Christopher was postmaster for nearly thirty years, including employee records and correspondence with the Post Office Department, along with publications and some correspondence (ca. 1950-1959) of the American Legion of Oklahoma and its local posts.

Dates: ca. 1940-1959

Hurschel Vern Thornton Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-612
Scope and Contents


Professor. Correspondence (1940-1951), budgets and procedural manuals (1940-1951) regarding the annual Boys State of Oklahoma, sponsored by the American Legion, as well as a proposed revision of the Constitution of Oklahoma. Hurschel Vern Thornton Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1940-1951