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New Hope Seminary (Okla.)


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Alfred Griffith Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-235
Scope and Contents


Surgeon and naval officer. Correspondence (1860-1913) to and from Griffith regarding his experiences as a medical cadet with the U.S. Army during the Civil War, his participation in a U.S. naval expedition to Darien (modern Panama), and also regarding New Hope Seminary in the Choctaw Nation; diaries (1864-1870) regarding Griffith's travels abroad, and his emigration to Indian Territory; naval medical reports and requisition requests (1870-1871); petition (1894) from the residents of Sans Bois, Choctaw Nation, requesting that Griffith establish a medical practice there; certificates (1900-1917); a passport (1871); manuscripts (1864-1865) by Griffith concerning his Civil War experiences with Sherman's army in Georgia and North Carolina; and programs (1888-1931).

Dates: 1842-1931

Choctaw Nation Papers Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-105
Scope and Contents


Legislation, laws and resolutions (1896-1910) of the Choctaw Nation; typescripts of newspaper articles (1868-1936) concerning elections, allotment of tribal lands, and the Dawes Commission; and four ledgers containing the journals and minutes (1902-1911) of the Choctaw National Council.

Dates: 1868-1936

Kiowa County Historical Society Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: WHC-M-1263
Scope and Contents


Anonymous manuscripts regarding crime and criminals in Kiowa County, Oklahoma, and specifically concerning Frank Nash, a bank robber and killer from Hobart, Oklahoma. Kiowa County Historical Society Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1911-1945

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Manuscripts 2
Schools -- Indian Territory 2
Schools -- Oklahoma 2
Battles -- Georgia 1
Bills (legislative) 1