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Found in 374 Collections and/or Records:

Jerome Dowd Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-979
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Sociologist. Personal correspondence and manuscripts of books and articles written by Dowd while a professor of sociology at the University of Oklahoma from 1907 to 1947. The manuscripts include two copies of Dowd's book"The Negro in American Life" (1926); three unpublished manuscripts entitled "Seeing the World by Tramping and Ford Car" (1939)"The New World as Viewed by the Prophets and Interpreted by Jerome Dowd" (1943), and "Social Aspects of Art" (n.d.), and two article-length manuscripts dealing with Oklahoma prison reform and juvenile delinquency. Jerome Dowd Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1891-1943

Jesse Lee Rader Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-508
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University of Oklahoma librarian. Correspondence (1906-1953) from friends and colleagues regarding the Oklahoma Library Commission and the Oklahoma Library Association, and including a letter from University of Oklahoma President David Ross Boyd regarding the dismissal of Boyd, Rader and numerous faculty colleagues by Governor Charles N. Haskell; minutes (1925) of meetings of the Oklahoma Library Association; constitutions and bylaws (1905-1907) of the Oklahoma Library Association, and of University of Oklahoma student clubs including the Websterian Literary Society and Ka-nun-ta-klage Dramatic Club; Rader's student grade reports (1905-1906) from the University; publications (1901-1952); certificates (1904-1951); and a speech (1952) delivered by Rader at a dinner held in his honor.

Dates: 1901-1953

Jesse Lee Rader Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-1618
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Black and white original prints of Norman, Oklahoma Territory and Guthrie, Oklahoma. Also in the collection are photographs of the University of Oklahoma, which include scenes of students, faculty and campus. Jesse Lee Rader Manuscripts Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1889-1951

Jessie Dimple Newby Ray Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1849
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Collector. Ledgers (1919-1928) in which the daily business of the H. Warner Newby Rooming House in Oklahoma City was recorded; programs (1909-1910) from the University of Oklahoma Class of 1910, the Senate Literary Society and the Zetaletheans; and the commencement program (1905) from Logan County High School, Guthrie, Oklahoma Territory.

Dates: 1909-1928

Jessie Lone Clarkson-Gilkey Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: WHC-M-1026
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Composer. Musical score of "The OU Chant" composed by Gilkey in 1936, along with a letter and written account regarding the composition.

Dates: ca. 1936-ca. 1950

Joe R. Christopher Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-2106
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Several chapbooks (1993) by Christopher including "Logres""A Thousand Points of Light""A Private Collection of Dorothy L. Sayers' Centenary", and one on J.R.R. Tolkien entitled "Musings Beneath a Tree of Amalion"; a list of chapbooks by Christopher as of May 10, 1993; news clippings concerning Christopher from the Stephenville Empire-Tribune; and biographical and news items about Christopher and Tarleton State University.

Dates: 1993

John Alley Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-7
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University of Oklahoma professor. Letter (1912) to Alley from Victor M. Locke, Jr., Principal Chief of the Choctaws, listing present and former Principal Chiefs of the Five Civilized Tribes, and discussing the status of the Choctaw government; a manuscript entitled "For the First Time, the True Story of the Last Oklahoma Indian Uprising as Told by the Man who Put it Down" as related to Alley by Col. Roy V. Hoffman of the Oklahoma National Guard; Hoffman's official reports concerning that uprising, also known as the Crazy Snake Rebellion, along with Governor Charles N. Haskell's orders; material concerning Kingfisher College; documents about the Dalton family; and miscellaneous research notes and correspondence. John Alley Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1890-1940

John Berlin Fink Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-2370
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Photographer and collector. Black and white original prints of railroads in Oklahoma, including scenes of depots, locomotives, rolling stock, bridges and track. The collection also contains photographs of numerous Oklahoma cities and towns, industries, agriculture, businesses and mining activities.

Dates: 1925-1955

John Clayton Feaver Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-2013
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Philosophy professor. Files (1974-1975) compiled by Feaver while chairing the Commission on Curriculum for the University of Oklahoma College of Arts and Sciences, including correspondence and memoranda from outside consultants; information on curriculum programs at other universities; correspondence, memoranda and reports from subcommittees; curriculum proposals; committee minutes; and copies of the Commission's final report. Also files (1968-1970) compiled by Feaver while chairing the University Constitution Drafting Committee, including correspondence; memoranda; drafts; faculty comments on drafts; bibliographies and notes; and clippings.

Dates: 1968-1975

John Dunn Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-1583
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Black and white copy prints of Norman, Oklahoma Territory and state, including street scenes, businesses, parades and schools.

Dates: 1890-1910

John E. Mertes Collection

 Item
Identifier: WHC-M-2114
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A copy book kept by Mertes while a student at the University of Oklahoma, mostly containing biographical sketches of prominent literary figures. Also included is a photograph of Jesse Rader.

Dates: 1990

John O. Moseley Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-1384
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Professor. Notes (1931-1949) on Roman law and the decline of Greco-Roman civilization, including notes (1931) for a class on Roman law taught at the University of Oklahoma by Moseley, and a scrapbook of correspondence (1935) concerning Moseley's election to the presidency of Central State Teachers' College in Edmond, Oklahoma.

Dates: 1931-1949

John Powell Rogers Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-529
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University of Oklahoma regent. Correspondence (1924-1941), minutes (1924-1927) of the University of Oklahoma Board of Regents, and annual reports, building reports, and financial statements (1930-1933) of the president of the University. Also in this collection are publications of the Association of Governing Boards of State Universities and Allied Institutions.

Dates: 1924-1941

John Samuel Ezell Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: WHC-M-997
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History professor. Transcript of an oral history interview (1984) conducted by Herbert R. Hengst with John S. Ezell, recounting Ezell's tenure as Dean of the University of Oklahoma College of Liberal Arts and Sciences; research and seminar papers (1955-1980) written by Ezell's students and colleagues, including three by Jack Ericson Eblen concerning the growth of the black slave population in nineteenth-century America and Cuba, and one by Gary L. Cunningham concerning gambling in frontier Kansas.

Dates: 1955-1984

John Willis Stovall Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-600
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Paleontologist. Correspondence (1935-1952) and ledgers, including operation reports and requests, site reports, and findings (1935-1938) regarding archeological excavations in Oklahoma, sponsored by the Works Progress Administration and by the Stovall Museum of the University of Oklahoma; and publications (1925-1950) by Dr. Stovall and others regarding zoology, evolution and paleontology, as well as W.P.A. operations and procedural manuals.

Dates: 1925-1952

John Womack Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-2744
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Postal worker and historian. Manuscripts (1982-1984) by Womack; publications by Womack, including newspaper clippings (1984), and pamphlets (1981-1983); and correspondence (1980-1984) and research materials relating to the publications. Research materials include claims (1890-1920), saloon licensing papers (1896-1909), tax levies and assessments (1902-1912), bonds (1906-1912), reports (1902-1910), and other records of Cleveland County, Oklahoma.

Dates: 1889-1987

Joseph A. Brandt Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-912
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University of Oklahoma President, 1941-1944. Correspondence (1940-1980) with professors, deans and administrators of the University of Oklahoma, the University of Oklahoma Press, and others; speeches (1948-1950) by Brandt and articles (1940-1948) collected by Brandt. Joseph A. Brandt Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1915-1980

Joseph August Brandt Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-1699
Scope and Contents

Black-and-white original prints of University of Oklahoma President Joseph A. Brandt. The collection contains scenes of Brandt with former University of Oklahoma President William B. Bizzell; University of Oklahoma students and alumni; and the 1941 matriculation ceremony. Photographs of other University of Oklahoma personalities in the collection are Carlton Ross Hume, Stratton D. Brooks, and Paul Sears.

Dates: 1941

Joseph Horace Benton Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-35
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Professor. Correspondence (1815-1893) from Benton's family; correspondence (1892-1896) from Guiseppe Verdi and Francesco Tamagno; memorabilia (1913-1970) concerning Lynn Riggs; scores (1911-1926) of Haydn's "The Seasons" and Mendolssohn's "Elijah"; four Japanese music books, one autographed by Puccini; programs (1899-1968) from various musical productions; scrapbooks (1900-1967) of reviews and programs; clippings (1924-1939); and posters (1924-1934) advertising the performances of Benton, a University of Oklahoma Voice Professor who sang professionally under the name of Joseph Bentonelli. Joseph Benton Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1815-1970

Joseph Horace Benton Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-1548
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Black and white original prints of the towns of Riverton (Sayre), El Reno, and Doxey, Oklahoma Territory. Also included are photographs of the Benton family, businesses, railroads, and University of Oklahoma students. Joseph Benton Manuscript Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1901-1907

Joseph Richard Taylor Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-1710
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Sculptor. Correspondence (1997) by Joseph R. Taylor; newspaper articles (1947-1995) regarding Taylor's work; exhibition programs (1959-1984) featuring Taylor's work; newspaper articles (1969-1979) regarding Taylor's wife, Elsie Taylor; and a scrapbook (1932-1969) containing photographs of the Taylor family and friends, his works, and newspaper clippings and brochures regarding Taylor's career as a sculptor and Professor of Art at the University of Oklahoma.

Dates: 1932-1997

Julien C. Monnet Collection

 Collection — Box M-6
Identifier: WHC-M-412
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University of Oklahoma professor. Newspaper clippings relating to Monnet's career at the University of Oklahoma; and speeches (1911) by Monnet. Julien C. Monnet Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1892-1913

Julien C. Monnet Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-1535
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Black and white original prints of Julien C. Monnet, first dean of the University of Oklahoma Law School, and of the University of Oklahoma.

Dates: 1910-1918

Katherine Rader Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-2605
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Correspondence (1908-1971) and newspaper clippings (1973), one scrapbook (1909-1973), and photographs (n.d.) documenting the career of Jesse L. Rader, Librarian at the University of Oklahoma, 1909-1952. The collection also includes a scrapbook (1909-1957) by Fanny Rader regarding the history of Theta Gamma chapter of Delta Delta Delta sorority; and meeting minutes (1937-1978), correspondence (1950-1973), printed materials (1945-1982), and newspaper clippings (1963-1984) of Delta Delta Delta at the University of Oklahoma, and the Norman Alumnae Club of Delta Delta Delta.

Dates: 1908-1984

Kenneth C. Kaufman Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-1572
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Black and white original prints of Kenneth Kaufman, his relatives, and one photograph of Hydro, Oklahoma.

Dates: 1956

King Hall, Episcopalian dormitory for women at the University of Oklahoma; corner of Asp and Duffy Streets. Present site of St. John’s Episcopal Church, Norman, Oklahoma, 1915., 1915

 Item — Box Photo N-7, Item: 2
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Black and white copy prints of Norman and Cheyenne, Oklahoma Territory and state. Also photographs of Drumright and Broken Bow, Oklahoma, the University of Oklahoma, cowboys, businesses, and Cheyenne-Arapaho Indians.

Dates: 1915

Lamoine S. Carson Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-2559
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Student. Scrapbook (1922-1926) compiled by Lamoine S. Carson while a student at the University of Oklahoma. It contains news clippings, photographs, programs for social and athletic events, invitations, etc.

Dates: 1922-1926

Las Dos Americas Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: WHC-M-1335
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Social club. Minutes and correspondence, in Spanish, of Las Dos Americas, the University of Oklahoma's Spanish Club.

Dates: 1940-1951

Lemuel Dorrance Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-169
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Pharmacist. Diploma (1896) from the University of Oklahoma School of Pharmacy, one of the first two diplomas awarded by the University; two certificates (1896-1897) from the Oklahoma Board of Pharmacy and the Oklahoma Pharmaceutical Association; a log of correspondence (1920-1921) kept by Dorrance in Nicaragua; and a copy of "Southern Pharmaceutical Journal" (1955) with an 1896 photograph of Dorrance.

Dates: 1896-1921