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University of Oklahoma

 Organization

Found in 318 Collections and/or Records:

University of Oklahoma track meet. 1915., 1915

 Item — Box: Photo S-6, Item: 6
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Black and white original prints and glass negatives of cowboy and ranching scenes. The collection also includes a photograph of members of the Oklahoma Territorial Regiment of Volunteer Infantry. Lewis Spencer Salter Manuscript Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1915

University of Oklahoma track meet. 1915., 1915

 Item — Box: Photo S-6, Item: 7
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Black and white original prints and glass negatives of cowboy and ranching scenes. The collection also includes a photograph of members of the Oklahoma Territorial Regiment of Volunteer Infantry. Lewis Spencer Salter Manuscript Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1915

University of Oklahoma Women’s Collection

 Collection — Box: Photo U-4
Identifier: WHC-P-3103
Scope and Contents Black-and-white original and copy prints of members of the OU Women’s Athletic Association participating in various sporting activities—golf, archery, tennis, fencing, shuffleboard, and rifle shooting. The collection also includes photographs of a dormitory room and homecoming floats. Unpublished finding aid available.
Dates: 1902-1958

University Women's Association Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-2784
Abstract Official records of the University Women's Association at the University of Oklahoma, including minutes (1949-1999), directories (1960-2000), newsletters (1970-1998), scrapbooks (1949-1982), the bylaws and constitution, and related materials.
Dates: 1949-2000

Vernon Louis Parrington Collection

 Collection — Box: P-22
Identifier: WHC-M-1882
Scope and Contents FULL FINDING AID (PDF)

Professor. Correspondence (1907-1941), reports (ca. 1941) and a map (1931) regarding Dr. Parrington and his career at the University of Oklahoma, including a history (n.d.) of the University of Oklahoma English Department, and a report (1908) submitted by Parrington to the Board of Regents concerning a new campus plan for the University of Oklahoma. Also included is a map of the Parrington Building and its grounds at the University of Washington at Seattle.
Dates: 1893-1941

Walker D. Grisso Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-238
Scope and Contents FULL FINDING AID (PDF)

Oil producer and lawyer. Correspondence between Grisso, Arthur McAnally, and Colonel John Virden on various subjects, including the American Southwest, the Albert Jennings Fountain murder case, the Maxwell Land Grant, the University of Oklahoma Board of Regents, western saloons, and the oil industry in Oklahoma. Walker D. Grisso Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1953-1965

Walter Stanley Campbell Collection

 Collection — Drawer: 8606
Identifier: WHC-M-84
Scope and Contents FULL FINDING AID (PDF)

Author and professor. Personal correspondence (1897-1957); correspondence with Campbell's relatives (1822-1896); correspondence with publishers and literary agents (1920-1958); literary manuscripts (ca. 1914-1957); diaries, notebooks, and journals (1901-1926); and business papers (ca. 1925-1959) regarding Campbell's writings on the West, Indians, and Oklahoma, with emphasis on transportation, fortifications, cowboys, wars and battles, criminals and outlaws, and Indian chiefs, along with original Indian art by Carl Sweezy. Walter Stanley Campbell Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1800-1964

Walter Stanley Campbell Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-895
Scope and Contents 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: 1870-1935

Websterian Literary Society Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-1304
Scope and Contents FULL FINDING AID (PDF)

Minutes (1907-1920) of meetings, as well as membership rosters (1907-1931), event programs (1928), and the constitution and by-laws (1907) of the Websterian Literary Society of the University of Oklahoma.
Dates: 1907-1931

Will Rogers Scholarship Fund Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-2025
Scope and Contents FULL FINDING AID (PDF)

Collegiate scholarship fund. Scholarship applications (1941-1949) from University of Oklahoma students, and correspondence (ca. 1940-1955) relating to the applications.
Dates: approximately 1940-1955

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

William Bennett Bizzell Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-1576
Scope and Contents Black and white original prints of William Bennett Bizzell and the University of Oklahoma, including scenes of faculty, regents and students. The collection also contains photographs of Yellowstone National Park, the Pioneer Woman Statue, and Bizzell's travels in Egypt, Greece and France. William Bennett Bizzell Manuscript Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1914-1944

William E. Livezey Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-362
Scope and Contents FULL FINDING AID (PDF)

Professor. Letters (1932-1940) of recommendation for senior students at the University of Oklahoma for admission to the University's President's Class; corrected manuscripts (n.d.) for "Mahan on Sea Power" (University of Oklahoma Press, 1947) and "The Philippines and the United States" (University of Oklahoma Press, 1951), the latter co-authored with Garel A. Grunder; and correspondence and minutes (1939-1950) of the Board of Governors of the Oklahoma Memorial Union. William Edmund Livezey Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1932-1951

William Matthew Tilghman Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-614
Scope and Contents FULL FINDING AID (PDF)

U.S. Marshal. Correspondence (1901-1960) to and from William M. and Zoe Tilghman regarding family affairs, outlaws, Communist infiltration of the Works Progress Administration in Oklahoma, and poets and writers of Oklahoma; Tilghman's personal financial records (n.d.); manuscripts and typescripts (n.d.), including Tilghman's memoirs; publications (1843-1949) from the Poetry Society of Oklahoma, the Oklahoma Authors' Club, the Women of '89 Club, etc., including a mid-nineteenth century etiquette book; programs (1903-1934) of various academic, social, charitable and religious organizations; clippings regarding outlaws; and showbills for western movies.
Dates: 1843-1960

William Peter Haseman Collection

 Collection — Box: H-9
Identifier: WHC-M-2761
Scope and Contents FULL FINDING AID (PDF)

Professor. Correspondence (1919-1924) of physics professor William P. Haseman with Burton McCollum, John C. Karcher, and several oil companies regarding research on the use of seismic technologies for oil and gas exploration. The collection includes Haseman’s student biology/zoology notebook (1902) and a Sooner Magazine article (1952) describing Haseman’s contributions to developing the seismic reflection method of petroleum prospecting.
Dates: 1902-1952

Works Progress Administration (WPA) Statewide Projects Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-1876
Scope and Contents FULL FINDING AID (PDF)

Publications of W.P.A. programs in Oklahoma, including the Statewide Recreation Project; the Statewide Museum Service; and the Community Service Program. The collection also includes a radio script for "The Museum of the Air" series, sponsored by the W.P.A. on the University of Oklahoma radio station, WNAD.
Dates: 1937-1942

YMCA YWCA Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-3131
Scope and Contents Black-and-white original prints of conferences, YM CA and YWCA leaders, the University of Oklahoma campus, Will Rogers, and Carl Albert. The collection also includes photographs of YWCA activities under Caroline Duval Smith in Mexico City, Mexico. Unpublished finding aid available.
Dates: 1922-1950

Young Mens Christian Association (YMCA) and Young Womens Christian Association (YWCA) Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-2747
Scope and Contents FULL FINDING AID (PDF)

Activity, financial and administrative records (1931-1948), and correspondence (1920-1950) of the University of Oklahoma chapters of the Y.M.C.A. and Y.W.C.A.; and bibliographies, scrapbooks and clippings (1925-1950) relating to the organization and its programs.
Dates: ca. 1920-1955