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University of Oklahoma

 Organization

Found in 28 Collections and/or Records:

David Ross Boyd Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-1982
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University of Oklahoma president. Correspondence (1899-1943) of Dr. Boyd regarding the establishment of the University of Oklahoma, and Boyd's tenure as its first president; speeches (n.d.) delivered by Boyd; newspaper clippings (-1957) regarding Boyd and the University; employment contracts (1892) between Boyd and the University's Board of Regents; certificates (1903-1924); obituaries and memorials (1936-1937); genealogies of the Boyd and Ross families; programs (1900-1909); songs, music and posters (1902-1907) from the University. Also included is a manuscript by Mary Alice Boyd, daughter of Dr. Boyd, describing the Boyds' years in Arkansas City, Kansas, and in Norman, Oklahoma. David Ross Boyd Photograph Collection is also in repository.
Dates: 1892-1957

Franklin Parker Collection

 Collection — Box: P-22
Identifier: WHC-M-2034
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Correspondence (1964-1966), newspaper and journal clippings (1964-1968), a press release (1966) and a newsletter (1967) regarding Dr. Parker's tenure as Professor of Education at the University of Oklahoma. Also included is a lengthy resume and vita statement of Dr. Parker. Reprint file and Franklin Parker Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1949-1989

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

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

University of Oklahoma Archives, Admissions and Records, Registrar's Office Collection, RG10/01

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3524-2
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Personnel files (1895-1913) comprised of "Faculty Information Reports" arranged alphabetically by person's las name and "Salary Lists" for faculty and others including Rosters (1903-09); Class Schedules drafts (1897-1910) and Programs of Recitations (1908-10); Correspondence between F.E. Knowles and J.D. Lydick (1910) and letters from the registrar to Faculty regarding courses being major or minor courses in the Graduate School (1917); Class Schedules Changes (1945-46) and Class Schedules paste-ups (1935-38).
Dates: 1895-1946(inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, Arthur Grant Evans presidential records, RG03/01/02

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3509
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General Correspondence (1908-1910) including letters regarding the Lyman J. Abbott controversy; Miscellaneous subject files (1895-1911) including materials related to the Board of Regents meetings in 1908-1909; and a series of Oklahoma state legislative acts between 1895 and 1911.
Dates: 1895-1911 (inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, Clubs and Organizations, American Association of University Women Collection, RG62/05

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3555-2
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Charter and bylaws (1949); Reports including General National Director (1949-51), SW Central Region (1954-55), Branch (Norman) (1954-61), and Financial (1958-62); Letters and correspondence (1956-63); and "AAUW Newsletter" (1963-65).
Dates: 1920-1965(inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, College of Engineering, Engineering Club Collection, RG41/13

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3536-2
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Major series include Correspondence and Letters (1953-66) regarding Engineering Open House; Press Releases, Drafts, and Memoranda (1971-74) regarding Science Day program; and Manuscripts (1967-71) of papers entered for the Technical Papers Contest.
Dates: 1953-1974(inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, David Ross Boyd presidential records, RG03/01/01

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3504
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University President. General Correspondence (1903-1908); Employment Applications (1903); Inquiries (1903-1905); Memoranda (1903-1906); Personal (1903-1905); Departmental Reports (1901-1907); Annual Reports (1900-1902); Financial Records including cost estimates of furniture and equipment lost in 1903 fire and other departmental inventories (1892-1909).
Dates: 1892-1909 (inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, Edward L. Katzenbach, Jr. vice presidential records, RG04/06

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3565
Scope and Contents Administrative subject files (1968-71), containing memoranda, letters, correspondence, interoffice communications, minutes, and sundry financial reports, arranged alphabetically by subject within each years; Proposals (1968-71) arranged alphabetically by proposal titles; and general correspondence (1968-71) arranged alphabetically by name.
Dates: 1968-1971(inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, Faculty Associations Collection, RG66

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3559
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Records and publications from the Faculty Club (1922-72) and the American Association of University Professors (1931-81); Faculty Club publications include: "Faculty Club News Bulletin" (1935-37) and "Faculty Club News" (1937-72) and records series include Correspondence (1922-62), Financial Reports (1929-64), Meeting Minutes (1924-58), Letters (1927-35), bylaws and constitution (1929-59), rosters (1922-61), and Guest ledger (1925-55). A.A.U.P. publications include "A.A.U.P. Newsletter" (1972, 1981)and records series include correspondence (1931-49), Financial Reports (1941-55), Minutes (1939-55), bylaws (1944-45), and questionnaires (1945).
Dates: 1922-1981(inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, Frank Elba Horton presidential records, RG03/01/14

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3511
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Series include Administrative Affairs (1985-88); Affirmative Action (1986); Associations (1985-88); Boards (1985-88); Chronology Files (1985-88); Committees (1985-88); Continuing Education and Public Service (1985-88); Councils (1985-88); Executive Affairs (1985-88); Foundations (1985-88); Health Sciences Center (1985-88); Miscellaneous (1985-88); President's Office (1985-88); Provost (1985-88); State Regents (1985-88); University Regents (1985-88); Student Affairs (1985-88); University Affairs (1985-88); and University Development (1985-88).
Dates: 1985-1988(inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, George Lynn Cross presidential records, RG03/01/08

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3508
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Presidential papers and President Emeritus papers. Among the numerous series included in these papers are General Correspondence (1943-68) and Professional (Botany department) Correspondence (1931-44); Administrative files of the University of Oklahoma Research Institute (1939-73) including bound minute books (1941-73); and Athletics files (1946-57).
Dates: 1921-1991 (inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, Ima James chairperson records, RG40/25

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3535-1
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The records of Ima James, who served as chairperson of this department between 1941 and 1946 and in various prior positions beginning in 1918, contain the following series: Activity Records (1919-45), reflecting activities in which James and the department participated, are arranged alphabetically by name of organization or activity; Correspondence (1927-29, 1938-44) arranged alphabetically by name; Gradebooks (1918-46); Physical Examination Records (1922-27) arranged alphabetically by last name; Recommendations of Resident Physician (1941-47) arranged alphabetically by last name; processed informational materials on sports, hobbies, crafts, games, and recreation. Additionally, for the Women's Athletic Association there are Meeting Minutes (1919-34) and Financial Records (1928-40).
Dates: 1918-1947(inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, Inter-religious Council, Campus Associations Collection, RG63/04

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3556-2
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Constitution (n.d.), Correspondence (1947-50), and various reports, notes and planning materials regarding Religious Emphasis Week (1948-50); and "The Councilor" newsletter (1957).
Dates: 1947-1957(inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, James Shannon Buchanan presidential records, RG03/01/05

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3507
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General Correspondence (1923-1925) which is arranged alphabetically by personal name or subject within the year ranges 1923-24 and 1924-25.
Dates: 1923-1925 (inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, Joe A. Leone assistant vice presidential records, RG45/17

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3540-2
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Subject files of Leone in his positions with both the Extension Division and Continuing Education and Public Service. Arranged alphabetically by topics within which are sub-topics arranged alphabetically, the files contain correspondence, annual reports, financial records, contracts, and proposals. They reflect Leone's activities as Director of Adult Guidance & Counseling and Evaluation & Testing (1965-67); as Administrative Coordinator of School & Community Services (1967-68); as Assistant Dean of School & Community Services (1968-70); and as Assistant Vice President for Public Service between 1970 and his resignation on April 16, 1971.
Dates: 1958-1972(inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, John Herbert Hollomon presidential records, RG03/01/09

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3510
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General correspondence (1967-70) arranged alphabetically by subject; Budget (1967-70); Committees (1967-69); Conferences including records related to the Conference on the University in American Society, 1968; President-designate office (1967-68); Projects and proposals (1967-70); University and State Regents (1967-70) and Subject Files (1967-70).
Dates: 1967-1970 (inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, John Samuel Ezell deanship records, RG40/01

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3535-5
Scope and Contents FULL FINDING AID (PDF)Included are the files of John S. Ezell who served as Dean between 1965 and 1973 and records created and maintained by Dean William E. Livezey (1953-65). Major series include Departmental files (1941-74) which include correpondence and memoranda arranged alphabetically by name of department; Personnel records (prior to 1973) arranged alphabetically by name of department; Faculty Activity Reports (1972-73) arranged alphabetically by departmental name; Miscellaneous files including applications for Truman Scholarship (1977-79); Faculty Personnel Files (prior to 1980) arranged alphabetically by last name of faculty person; Personnel files including Faculty resignations (prior to 1970) arranged alphabetically by last name of faculty person; Admissions Analyses Reports (1958-66) arranged chronologically; and Subject Files (1941-71) whose original order was...
Dates: 1941-1979(inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, Joseph August Brandt presidential records, RG03/01/07

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3505
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General Correspondence (1941-1943) arranged alphabetically by name or subject withing the years 1941-42 and 1942-43 and personal papers (1941-1944) which include presidential engagement dates and personal correspondence and letters.
Dates: 1941-1944 (inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, Office of the Dean of Students Collection, RG16

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3530
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Records created and maintained by the predecessor positions to the Dean of Students: the Dean and Counselor of Men. Spanning the administration of five deans, these subject files (1926-48), arranged alphabeticallyby topic, include General and special correspondence (1929-47); Fraternity Correspondence (1928-40); Fraternity Grade Point Averages (1922-43); Fraternity Membership (1924-43); Veterans' Grades (1944-46); and annual reports (1940-46).
Dates: 1922-1948(inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, Paul Frederick Sharp presidential records, RG03/01/11

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3515
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Series include Administration and Finance (1971-77); Affirmative Action (1971-77); Associations (1971-77); Boards (1971-77); Chronology files (1968-68); Continuing Education and Public Service (1971-77); Health Sciences Center (1971-77); Provost (1972-77); Regents, State and University (1971-77); University Community, University Development and University Relations (1971-77).
Dates: 1968-1978 (inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, Phantom Mask, Student Associations Collection, RG62/07

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3555-1
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Articles of incorporation and Constitution (n.d.); Initiation and Membership (1941-45); Correspondence regarding membership, meetings, and miscellaneous (1932-36).
Dates: 1932-1945(inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, Stratton Duluth Brooks presidential records, RG03/01/04

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3506
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General Correspondence which is arranged alphabetically by name or subject within the following ranges of years, 1917-1921 and 1922-1923 and Letters of Recommendation to the State Board of Education (1912-1917).
Dates: 1912-1923 (inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, Thurman James White vice presidential records, RG45/18

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3540-3
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The General Correspondence files maintained by Thurman James White in his positions as Director (1948-50) and Dean (1950-61) of the Extension Division; his dual deanship of the College of Continuing Education and the Extension Division (1961-68); and Vice Presidents for University Projects (1968-71) and for Continuing Education and Public Service (1971-79). The files contain correspondence, reports, memoranda as well as publications.
Dates: 1946-1979(inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, William Bennett Bizzell presidential records, RG03/01/06

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3503
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General Correspondence arranged alphabetically by subject or personal name for each academic year beginning 1925 and ending 1941; Personal papers, including presidential engagement dates, letters, and correspondence, are arranged alphabetically by subject for each academic year between 1925 and 1939; Inauguration papers, 1926; and miscellaneous financial reports, 1921-1941.
Dates: 1921-1941 (inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, William Slater Banowsky presidential records, RG03/01/12

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3502
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Series include Administrative Affairs (Administration and Finance) 1978-85; Affirmative Action (1978-85); Associations; Boards; Chronology files; Continuing Education and Public Service; Health Sciences Center; Provost; Regents, State and University; Student Affairs (University Community); University Development; University Affairs (University Relations); and the records of acting president J.R. Morris (1982) and interim president M.C. Jischke (1985).
Dates: 1978-1985 (inclusive)

William Bennett Bizzell Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-44
Scope and Contents FULL FINDING AID (PDF)University of Oklahoma president. Personal and business correspondence (1910-1945), including correspondence from Bizzell's tenure as president of Texas A & M College, his association with Drury College and letters of condolence to his family upon his death; official correspondence (1925-1941) from Bizzell's tenure as president of the University of Oklahoma; University of Oklahoma Sociology Department lecture notes and class materials (1941-1943); correspondence, circulars, and reports (1941-1944) from Bizzell's tenure as a director of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Topeka, Kansas; reprints (n.d.); manuscripts of articles and speeches (n.d.) by Bizzell; correspondence (1940-1944) concerning Bizzell's publications; a genealogy of the Bizzell family; and class notes (1919-1920) taken by Bizzell while attending Baylor and Columbia Universities. William...
Dates: 1900-1980