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Found in 374 Collections and/or Records:

Nathan Altshiller Court Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-134
Scope and Contents

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Mathematician. Biography (n.d.) of Dr. Court, and a bibliography (n.d.) of his writings; school inspection reports and certificates (1896-1905) from Poland; and articles (1923-1950) by Dr. Court regarding mathematics and geometry. Nathan Altshiller Court Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1896-1950

Naval Air Technical Training Center Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-1812
Scope and Contents

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Newspaper articles (1941-1967) and publications (1942-1954), and book (1944) regarding the United States Naval Air Station and the United States Naval Air Technical Training Center, both of which were located in Norman, Oklahoma. Included in the collection are stories regarding the establishment, operation, closing and the condition of life at the University of Oklahoma. Materials include Primary gunnery training program, We keep 'em flying, Take-off, The Norman log, and the book entitled The smooth log. Collection also includes programs, announcements, invitations, and greeting cards.

Dates: 1941-1967

New buildings recently erected., Undated

 Item — Box Photo D-13, Item: 13
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Black and white original prints of Edwin DeBarr, and scenes of the University of Oklahoma. Edwin DeBarr Manuscript Collection also in repository.

Dates: Undated

New buildings recently erected. Outsize, Undated

 Item — Box Photo D-13, Item: 14
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Black and white original prints of Edwin DeBarr, and scenes of the University of Oklahoma. Edwin DeBarr Manuscript Collection also in repository.

Dates: Undated

New students of the class of 1945, marching down the oval from the Fieldhouse to return their high school gowns, Sept. 23, 1941., 1941, September 23

 Item — Box photo B-28A, Item: 12
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

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; September 23

Norman Public Library Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-1617
Scope and Contents

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: 1893-1919

North Oval looking north toward Boyd House. Includes 06 Rock and the Civil War Cannon. Original album text: “The Engineers fire it at regular intervals during St. Patrick’s Day.” circa 1915., circa 1915

 Item — Box Photo P-42, Item: 3
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Black and white original prints of the University of Oklahoma and Norman, Oklahoma.

Dates: circa 1915

North Oval looking south. Includes Evans Hall, Monnet Hall, and Carnegie Library, circa 1915., circa 1915

 Item — Box Photo P-42, Item: 4
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Black and white original prints of the University of Oklahoma and Norman, Oklahoma.

Dates: circa 1915

North Oval scene during the winter; includes Monnet Hall and Evans Hall., undated

 Item — Box Photo P-42, Item: 6
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Black and white original prints of the University of Oklahoma and Norman, Oklahoma.

Dates: undated

Oklahoma Geological Survey Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-1554
Scope and Contents

Black and white original prints, negatives, and panoramas of numerous Oklahoma towns, mines, oil wells, oil fields, industries, rivers, health resorts, farms, sod houses, railroads and the University of Oklahoma. The collection also includes scenes of Oklahoma mountains, rock formations, different soils and meteorite crators, along with Indian schools and graveyards. Oklahoma Geological Survey Manuscript Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1900-1940

Oklahoma University Boulevard. Norman, Oklahoma. No date. Donated by Sam Elliott, Undated

 Item — Box Photo D-22 , Item: 9
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Black and white copy prints of Norman, Oklahoma Territory and state, including street scenes, businesses, parades and schools.

Dates: Undated

Old Art Building, University of Oklahoma., Undated

 Item — Box Photo C-100, item: 1307
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Black and white original and copy prints of Comanche, Cheyenne, Cheyenne-Arapaho, Arapaho, Sac and Fox, Sioux, Blackfoot, Kiowa, Crow, Ute, Shawnee, Omaha, Pueblo, Shoshoni, Pawnee, Ponca, Assinibone, Apache, Yakima Nez Perce, Umatilla, Wichita, Osage, Potawatomi and Flathead Indians. Also included are photographs of the U.S. Army during the Indian Wars (1865-1891), Western forts and posts, the Little Big Horn battlefield, trails and settlements of the Southwest, soil conservation and dust storms, Oklahoma towns, mountain ranges and National Parks.

Dates: Undated

Opherita E. Daniels Collection

 Collection — Box D-20
Identifier: WHC-M-951
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Autobiographical manuscript of Daniels, the first black to enter the University of Oklahoma School of Social Work, along with news articles regarding her attendence at the University of Oklahoma. Opherita Eugenia Daniels Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1920-1979

Orel Busby Photograph Collection

 Collection — Box Photo B-15
Identifier: WHC-P-1188
Scope and Contents

A black and white original print of the University of Oklahoma Board of Regents, University President, and the Deans of the Law and Engineering Colleges. Orel Busby Manuscript Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1926

OU Men’s Glee Club, 1922-1923, Joseph Benton, director., 1922-1923

 Item — Box Photo B-9, Item: 30
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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: 1922-1923

Panel members (W.S. Campbell, Alice Marriott, Mr. Douglas, and three others who are not identified) at the Round Table Discussion at the Writers’ Conference, University of Oklahoma, ca. 1949., Circa 1949

 Item — Box Photo C-112, item: 2773
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Black and white original and copy prints of Comanche, Cheyenne, Cheyenne-Arapaho, Arapaho, Sac and Fox, Sioux, Blackfoot, Kiowa, Crow, Ute, Shawnee, Omaha, Pueblo, Shoshoni, Pawnee, Ponca, Assinibone, Apache, Yakima Nez Perce, Umatilla, Wichita, Osage, Potawatomi and Flathead Indians. Also included are photographs of the U.S. Army during the Indian Wars (1865-1891), Western forts and posts, the Little Big Horn battlefield, trails and settlements of the Southwest, soil conservation and dust storms, Oklahoma towns, mountain ranges and National Parks.

Dates: Circa 1949

Patti Joy Arthur Collection

 Item
Identifier: WHC-M-1349
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A scrapbook (1915-1917) put together by Arthur, who graduated from the University of Oklahoma in 1917, about her college experiences.

Dates: 1915-1917

Paul F. Sharp Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-2121
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Professor. Papers (1964-1989) including correspondence, speeches, book contracts and research materials relating to Sharp's presidency at Drake University and the University of Oklahoma, his publications, and his attendance at conferences, commencement exercises, and inaugurations of other university presidents. Also included is correspondence with Gilbert Fite and information about his career in higher education.

Dates: 1964-1989

Paul Simon Carpenter Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-85
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Music professor. Correspondence (1910-1956) to and from Carpenter regarding his studies at the Conservatoire Nationale in Paris, his appointment to the faculty of the University of Oklahoma in 1914, his 1946 appointment as Dean of Fine Arts at the University, and his book "Music, An Art and a Business" which was unfinished at the time of his death; financial records (1940-1949); note cards (n.d.) with a bibliography of music books; scrapbooks (n.d.) of musical scores with accompanying notes; and publications (1870-1954) including musical scores, programs, and journals. Also included is a two-page genealogical listing tracing the Carpenter family history from 1675 to 1949.

Dates: 1870-1956

Phi Beta Kappa Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-2619
Scope and Contents

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Correspondence (1971-1997), annual reports (1988-1995), agendas and meeting minutes (1979-1999), printed materials (1970-2003), scholarship application essays (1986-1993), and membership lists (1970-1999) of the Alpha of Oklahoma Chapter of Phi Beta Kappa. Other materials include the constitution and bylaws, and records on alumni members, scholarships, and annual banquets of the Alpha Oklahoma Chapter of Phi Beta Kappa. Also included are papers (1989) regarding the Beta Oklahoma Chapter of Phi Beta Kappa at the University of Tulsa.

Dates: 1970-2003

Pi Beta Phi sorority house, University of Oklahoma, Norman., Undated

 Item — Box Photo C-100, item: 1304
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Black and white original and copy prints of Comanche, Cheyenne, Cheyenne-Arapaho, Arapaho, Sac and Fox, Sioux, Blackfoot, Kiowa, Crow, Ute, Shawnee, Omaha, Pueblo, Shoshoni, Pawnee, Ponca, Assinibone, Apache, Yakima Nez Perce, Umatilla, Wichita, Osage, Potawatomi and Flathead Indians. Also included are photographs of the U.S. Army during the Indian Wars (1865-1891), Western forts and posts, the Little Big Horn battlefield, trails and settlements of the Southwest, soil conservation and dust storms, Oklahoma towns, mountain ranges and National Parks.

Dates: Undated

Pi Kappa Alpha Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1983
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Fraternity. Records (1933-1943) of District 14 of Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity, encompassing Oklahoma, Texas, and Arkansas, of which Ted W. Beaird and Herbert Scott were District Presidents. Records consist of Chapter files (1933-1943), including correspondence, reports, minutes, and financial statements from individual chapters; correspondence (1933-1938) with alumni and the Supreme Council; correspondence (1934-1940) concerning petitions, installations, and conventions; convention reports and publicity (1937-1941); and the constitution and bylaws (1933-1941).

Dates: 1933-1943

Pictures of Bizzell Memorial Library; one is a winter scene, ca. 1930s. Postcard., Circa 1930s

 Item — Box Photo C-100, item: 1297 – 1301
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Black and white original and copy prints of Comanche, Cheyenne, Cheyenne-Arapaho, Arapaho, Sac and Fox, Sioux, Blackfoot, Kiowa, Crow, Ute, Shawnee, Omaha, Pueblo, Shoshoni, Pawnee, Ponca, Assinibone, Apache, Yakima Nez Perce, Umatilla, Wichita, Osage, Potawatomi and Flathead Indians. Also included are photographs of the U.S. Army during the Indian Wars (1865-1891), Western forts and posts, the Little Big Horn battlefield, trails and settlements of the Southwest, soil conservation and dust storms, Oklahoma towns, mountain ranges and National Parks.

Dates: Circa 1930s

Postcard photograph of Carnegie Library, University of Oklahoma, circa 1908., 1908

 Item — Box Photo T-9, Item: 1
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Color postcards showing University Boulevard and the Carnegie Library on the University of Oklahoma campus.

Dates: 1908

Postcard photograph of Main Boulevard, University of Oklahoma, circa 1908., 1908

 Item — Box Photo T-9, Item: 2
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Color postcards showing University Boulevard and the Carnegie Library on the University of Oklahoma campus.

Dates: 1908

Prisoner of War Camps Collection

 Collection — Box P-20
Identifier: WHC-M-1939
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Correspondence (1945-1946), publications (1945-1946) by, and newspapers articles (1943-1983) about, the German prisoners of war interned in Oklahoma during World War II. Also included in this collection are notes used and lectures given (1945-1946) by Dr. Morris L. Wardell to prisoners regarding American civics and government.

Dates: 1943-1983

R. M. Paul Photograph Collection

 Collection — Box Photo P-42
Identifier: WHC-P-1676
Scope and Contents

Black and white original prints of the University of Oklahoma and Norman, Oklahoma.

Dates: 1915-1916

Raymond A. Tolbert Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1700
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University of Oklahoma regent. Correspondence (1922-1955) regarding various aspects of the Board of Regents' business, including the Law School, the Alumni Association, the university hospital, and the planning, construction and operation of the University of Oklahoma's Student Union and football stadium; along with the Articles of Incorporation (1923-1928) of the Oklahoma Memorial Union Board of Governors. Raymond A. Tolbert Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1909-1951

Richard A. Conkling Photograph Collection

 Collection — Box Photo C-7
Identifier: WHC-P-1434
Scope and Contents

Black and white original prints of the University of Oklahoma orchestra, band and baseball team. Richard A. Conkling Manuscript Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1907-1910

Richard D. Hazen papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: WHC-M-2716
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Student. A collection of newspaper clippings and a fire-damaged cigarette case saved by Richard D. Hazen from the 1949 BOQ (Bachelor Officers' Quarters) fire at the University of Oklahoma. Hazen was a survivor of the fire, and a 1951 graduate of the School of Petroleum Engineering.

Dates: 1949