Deal Studio (Chelsea, Okla.)
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
FULL FINDING AID (PDF)
Newspaper editor. An account book (1923-1924) and notebooks (1922-1925) containing photographic negative lists of the Deal Studio, Chelsea, Oklahoma. Alvin J. Herring Photograph Collection also in repository.
Black-and-white original and copy prints of businesses, parades, and street scenes in Chelsea, Oklahoma, and steam shovels from the Bushyhead and Chelsea coal companies. Also included are numerous class photographs from Chelsea schools and Chelsea high school sports teams, and family portraits, and school and church scenes in Alluwe, Oklahoma. Other scenes depict railroads, floods, bridges, and the oil industry in Oklahoma, the ranch owned by Will Rogers’ parents near Chelsea, and a stone memorial erected in Rogers’s honor in Oologah, Oklahoma. Unpublished finding aid available.