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University of Oklahoma

 Organization

Found in 63 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

David Ross Boyd Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-1187
Scope and Contents Black and white original prints of David Ross Boyd, his family, scenes from the first ten years of the University of Oklahoma, including the first faculty, students and buildings. The collection also contains images of the Rough Riders Reunion at Oklahoma City in 1910. David Ross Boyd Manuscript Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1885-1930

Emil Rudolph Kraettli Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-346
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University official. Reports (1900-1928) of the University of Oklahoma Board of Regents; University financial papers (1906-1915) and faculty lists (1908-1913); and a letter (1933) from Oklahoma Governor William H. Murray to Brigadier General Charles F. Barrett ordering guards posted at the University of Oklahoma football stadium. Emil R. Kraettli Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1900-1959

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

Nahum Ellsworth Butcher Collection

 Item
Identifier: WHC-M-76
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Sales representative. A transcript of an interview conducted by Frank A. Balyeat with Butcher, the first freshman enrolled at the University of Oklahoma (1893), recounting his experiences at the University and as superintendent of the West Norman (Oklahoma) schools.
Dates: 1957

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, Academic Affairs Collection, RG04

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3519
Scope and Contents FULL FINDING AID (PDF)Publications from the Provost, Instructional Services, Research Administration, Research Development, Institutional Research, Honors Program, Center for Research on Multi-Ethnic Education, Carl Albert Congressional Research & Studies Center, International Programs, World Literature Today (Books Abroad), and the University of Oklahoma Press include: Accreditation Self-Studies (1972, 1982); Faculty Handbooks (1950-81); Newsletters including "ICS Focus" (1981-82)"Notes on Teaching" (1980-86); "Research Monthly" (1992-)"Funding Opportunities" ((1992-)"Research News" (1973-75)"Graduate Studies and Research News" (1976-92)"Newsletter for the University of Oklahoma Honors Program" (1974, 1985-86)"OU Advisogram" (1992), and "Cultural Diversity" (1989, 1991); Scholarly...
Dates: 1920-1992(inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, Administrative Affairs Collection, RG05

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3520
Scope and Contents FULL FINDING AID (PDF)Publications from the Vice President, Personnel (Employment) Services, Lloyd Noble Center, Public Safety, Physical Plant, Purchasing and Risk Management, Computing Services, Architectural and Engineering Services, Planning, Auxiliary Services, Information Processing Center, and Parking and Transit Systems include: Administrative Affairs Annual Report (1979-80); Procedures Manual and Guide to Services (1973, 1982); Newsletters including "O.U. Staff Reporter" (1949-55)"OU News and Views" (1961)"OU Secretary" (1980)"Contact" (1985)"Purchasing Newsletter" (1976-92)"University Computing Services" (1969-86)"Auxiliary Services News" (1982)"Telecom" (1985), and "The Parking Pipeline" (1991-); Staff Handbooks (1972-91); Employment Policies Handbooks (1948-68); Faculty...
Dates: 1948-1992(inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, Admissions and Records Collection, RG10

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3524-1
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Records and publications of the Registrar's Office and Admissions Office include: Final Credit Hour Analysis Reports (Bound, 1968-88 & Microfiche, 1988-); Annual Report of the Dean of Admissions and Records (1947-68); "Policies and Procedures: Office of Admissions and Records (1958); Registration Bulletins (1919-25); Instructions for Enrollment (1962-63, 1966-67); Student Admission Profile Report (1969-70); Miscellaneous reports, pamphlets, and brochures (1950-83); and Affiliation of Secondary Schools (1908-19) including "High School Manuals" Bulletins, and rules and regulations.
Dates: 1908-1992(inclusive)

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, Affiliated Organizations Collection, RG97

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3561
Scope and Contents FULL FINDING AID (PDF)Publications from the Oklahoma Foundation for the Humanities, Oklahoma Department of Libraries, Oklahoma Teachers' Retirement System, Bureau of Government Research, University School, FAA & Postal Training Centers, Audio-Visual Coordinators of Oklahoma, National Science Foundation, Oklahoma Academy of Science, Conferences, and School of Religion include: "Interview" (1983-84); "ODL Archives" (1984-86); "ODL Source" (1980-85); "TRS Trends" (1980-86, 1991-); Bureau of Government Research publications (1951-71); "Oklahoma Government Bulletin" (1965-67); "The Schooner" (1926); "The Sooner Cub" (1938, 1944); "Audio-Visual News" (1960); "AVCO Newsletter" (1960); "Instatootings" (1960); "New Notes" (1936-37); Miscellaneous Conference programs...
Dates: 1914-1986(inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, Alumni Association Collection, RG12

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3526-2
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Publications of the Association and the related Alumni Development Fund, Sooner Associates, and its General Secretary include: Alumni Directory (1913-26); The Alumni Quarterly (1910-11); The Sooner Alumnus (1922-26); OU People (1980-86); The Sooner (1972-79); Sooner Magazine (1928-72); Sooner News-Makers (1959-69); Alumni News Issue (1923-48); University of Oklahoma Alumni News (1969-70, 1978); All-Star University programs (1977-83); Achievement Day Programs/Distinguished Service Citations (1948-54, 1975-77); Newsletters including "Sooners in Sports" (1979-80) and "Sooner Newsletter" (1957); Reports of the General Secretary to Executive Committee (1923-24); Honor Roll (1956-69); The Margin of Quality (1969) and Associates Annual Reports (1980, 1984).
Dates: 1910-1986(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, Athletics Department Collection, RG20

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3533
Scope and Contents FULL FINDING AID (PDF)Records and publications from the Athletic Association, Football, Basketball, Baseball, Cross Country, Golf, Gymnastics, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Wrestling, Polo, Women's Athletic Association, and the Wesley A. Whittlesey Collection.Collection include: Programs of the Oklahoma Interscholastic Athletic Meet (1905-51); Football Press, Radio, and T.V. Guides (1950-85); Football programs (1903-); "The Boyd Field Illustrated" (1922-39); "The Last Yard" (1930-32); Newsletters including "Bud Wilkinson's Football Letter" (1947-63)"Gomer Jones' Football Letter" (1964-65)"Jim MacKenzie's Football Letter" (1966)"Chuck Fairbanks' O.U. Football Letter" (1970-72)"Chuck Fairbanks' Football Report" (1970-72)"Barry Switzer's Football Report" (1973-74)"Football Newsletter by Coach...
Dates: 1903-1992(inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, Campus Associations Collection, RG63

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3556-1
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Publications of the Dad's Association, Mother's Association, University Women's Association and Friends of the Duck Pond include: "Dad's Day Bulletins and programs" (1925-54); "Mother's Day programs" (1934-55); "University Women's Association 25th Anniversary Directory and programs" (1974-75); and an invitation to the re-dedication ceremony of the Duck Pond (1985).
Dates: 1925-1985(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 Arts and Sciences, Curriculum Revision Committee Collection, RG40/43

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3535-2
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Major series include Curriculum Revision Questionnaires (1940) returned by college departments; Enrollment graphs (1935-40) by department; Sub-Committee reports (1940) and letters to members of the Committee.
Dates: 1935-40(inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, College of Arts and Sciences, School of Home Economics Collection, RG40/24

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3535-3
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Subject/History files (1931-84) arranged alphabetically by subject including Burton Hall dedication, child development projects, inventories (1969-84), news clippings (1957-79), and Omicron Nu items (1956-59).
Dates: 1931-1984(inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, College of Business Administration Collection, RG47

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3542-3
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Class grade/Roll books (1935-80) primarily record the grades of student enrolled in the "Business Management" course as well as grades from the classes of Business Administration, Economics, and Industrial and Personnel Management.
Dates: 1935-1980(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, College of Law Collection, RG42

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3537
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Publications of the College of Law, College of Law Association, Law Center, and the Delta Theta Law Fraternity include: General Bulletins/Catalogs (1909-84); "The Owl" (1917); "Law School Association Newsletter" (1956, 1959); "Law Alumni News" (1982-85); "Placement News" (1983); "Law School Directories" (1960-62, 1972); "Law Focus & Citizenship" (1981); "The Sooner Docket" (1983-84); "American Indian Law Review" (1973-); and "Oklahoma Law Review" (1972, 1983-).
Dates: 1909-1992(inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, Continuing Education and Public Service Collection, RG45

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3540-1
Scope and Contents FULL FINDING AID (PDF)Publications from the College of Continuing Education, Oklahoma Center for Continuing Education (OCCE), American Indian Institute, Southwest Center for Human Relations Studies, KGOU Radio, Independent Study, Special Credit Programs, Advanced Programs, Program Development Services, and Rehabilitation Administration & Management Programs include: General Bulletins/Catalogs (1962-69); Proposals to the W.K. Kellog Foundation (1958); "Con.Text" (1991); Annual Reports (1972-73, 1983-86); "OCCE Occasional Newsletter" (1980); Program Audit Reports (1971-78); "Oklahoma Indian Newsletter" (1958); "Centerboard" (1984); "Indian Education Letter" (1970); KGOU program guides (1983-85); "Newsletter of the Advanced Programs" (1969-70); "Governmental Career Studies Newsletter" (1965); and...
Dates: 1958-1991

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, Employee Executive Council Collection, RG14

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3528
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Publications from the Employee Executive Council and its member groups, the Professional Staff Association, Hourly Employees Council, Managerial Staff Association, and the Administrative Staff Council, include "EEC Friday Focus" (1982-86); EEC Annual Award Ceremony flyers (1981-85, 1992); EEC Meeting Agendas (1987-92); "Professional Staff News" (1985); "The University Employee Executive Council" (1972-74); "Our University" (1974-86); "The Hourglass" (1983); and Staff Week flyers (1992). The publications of the Oklahoma University Employees Association are included: "The OUEA Spokesman" (n.d.) and "The OUEA Newsletter" (1972).
Dates: 1972-1992(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, Faculty Senate Collection, RG09

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3523
Scope and Contents FULL FINDING AID (PDF)Records and publications of the Faculty Senate (University Senate) as well as the General Faculty, Administrative Council (Advisory Council), Committees, and Senate Standing Committees include: "Faculty Position Papers" (1978-83); "Faculty Representation on University Councils and Committees and the Faculty Senate" (1981-85); "Faculty Senate Forum" (1977-78); "Journal of the Faculty [University] Senate" (1942-87) including Minutes and agendas, Charter, and bylaws; Faculty Meeting Minutes (1908-15); Minutes of the Administrative Council (1915-16); Reports, letters, and correspondence from special committees including the Faculty Research Committee (1935, 1938), Semi-Centennial Committee (1942), Post-War Curriculum Committee (1943), and the Navy V-12 College Training Program Selection Committee (1944); and the...
Dates: 1908-1985(inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, Forum Literary Society, Student Associations Collection, RG62/06

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-U-3555-5
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Meeting minutes (April 1906- November 1907 & May 1908 - December 1915).
Dates: 1906-1915(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)