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University of Oklahoma

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Found in 308 Collections and/or Records:

Faculty picnic, Undated

 Item — Box: Photo D-13, Item: 5
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Black and white original prints of Edwin DeBarr, and scenes of the University of Oklahoma. Edwin DeBarr Manuscript Collection also in repository.
Dates: Undated

Faculty standing on stage of Fieldhouse during Matriculation Ceremony of the Class of 1945, Sept. 23, 1941., 1941, September 23

 Item — Box: photo B-28A, Item: 7
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Black-and-white original prints of University of Oklahoma President Joseph A. Brandt. The collection contains scenes of Brandt with former University of Oklahoma President William B. Bizzell; University of Oklahoma students and alumni; and the 1941 matriculation ceremony. Photographs of other University of Oklahoma personalities in the collection are Carlton Ross Hume, Stratton D. Brooks, and Paul Sears.
Dates: 1941; September 23

Fayette Copeland Hall, University of Oklahoma. Norman, Oklahoma. Norman Transcript., Undated

 Item — Box: Photo D-22 , Item: 16
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Black and white copy prints of Norman, Oklahoma Territory and state, including street scenes, businesses, parades and schools.
Dates: Undated

Fayette Copeland, Jr., Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-933
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University of Oklahoma professor. Correspondence (1841-1968); research notes concerning George Wilkins Kendall, Kate Barnard, and journalism in New Orleans following the Civil War; book reviews (1910-1961); publications (1886-1961); and manuscripts (1892-1953) of Fayette Copeland, Edith Copeland, and others, regarding the University of Oklahoma School of Journalism, the Copelands' writings, and George Wilkins Kendall. Included in this collection are typescripts of correspondence, financial records and personal journals of Kendall.
Dates: 1841-1961

Frances Broach Wetzel Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-2635
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Collector. A scrapbook (1914-1916, 1945) kept by Frances J. Broach, who graduated from the University of Oklahoma in 1916, about her college experiences and involvement in Kappa Alpha Theta sorority. The collection also includes a life membership certificate (1945) for Frances Broach Wetzel from the University of Oklahoma Association.
Dates: 1914-1945

Frank Landt Dennis Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-1943
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Journalist and attorney. Correspondence (1933-1988), certificates (1933-1941), ribbons and patches (1929-1947), cartoons (n.d.), publications (1928-1988), clippings (1928-1939) and a scrapbook (1928-1935) tracing Dennis's career. Also included are teletype machine printouts (1962) from an unidentified wire service detailing news of the first U.S. manned space flight. Frank Landt Dennis Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1928-1988

Frank P. Frey Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-2671
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One issue (November 8, 1918) of the S.A.T.C. Special, published at the University of Oklahoma. The headline reads"Uncle Sam Waves His Magic Wand - OU Soldier Factory.".
Dates: 1918

Frank Phillips Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-1133
Scope and Contents Black and white original prints, copy prints and glass plate negatives of the Apache, Comanche, Delaware, Temeculz, Kawaiisu, Creek, Umatilla, Chippewa, Paiute, Sioux, Oto, Choctaw, Pawnee, Osage, Ponca, Mohave, Kickapoo, Taos, Pueblo, Yuma, Cherokee, Chickasaw, Crow, Navajo, Kiowa, Tonkawa, Sac and Fox, Kalispel, Kutenai, Flathead, Spokan, Attu, Quileute, Seminole, Wasco, Modoc, Shasta, Yakima, Shoshoni, Kiowa-Apache, Skitswish, Cheyenne, Shawnee, Nez Perce, Arapaho, Caddo, Wichita, Yakima, Makah, and Blackfoot Indians. Also includes images of mining, the oil industry, the military, agriculture, the range cattle industry, education, and transportation in Oklahoma Territory, Oklahoma state, and Indian Territory. Scenes of the towns of McAlester, Edmond, Alva, Weatherford, Pawhuska, Clairemore, Ponca City, Purcell, Duncan, Noble, Lexington, Shawnee, Beaver. Plainview, Lavern, Henryetta, Atoka, Tahlequah, Guthrie, Tishomingo, and Eufaula are included. In addition the first year of...
Dates: 1870-1930

Frank S. Cleckler Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-2016
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Philanthropist. Correspondence (1923-1974), financial records (1922-1978), travel logs (1964-1978) of trips to Australia, the Pacific and the Near and Far East, and posters (ca. 1940) by British Railways. Also included are publications (1941-1963), including travel booklets.
Dates: 1922-1978

Franklin Campbell Smith Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1748
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Minister. A typescript of the Rev. Smith's autobiography (1946) which includes accounts of his experiences in Oklahoma Territory and the origins of Oklahoma place names, as well as stories concerning religion, settlers, cowboys, marshals, the weather, and public opinion regarding the Spanish-American War and the Crazy Snake Rebellion in Indian Territory. The collection also includes a typescript of Smith's biography of James Patrick Major, C.S.A., who held important commands in the Southwest during the Civil War.
Dates: 1946

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

Fred L. Wenner Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-1157
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Black and white original and copy prints of the towns of Guthrie, Edmond, El Reno, Oklahoma City, Perry, Kingfisher and Anadarko, Oklahoma. Scenes of farming, railroads, mining, outlaws, the U.S. Army, Boomers, the University of Oklahoma and businesses are included, along with those of Cheyenne, Shawnee, Wichita, Apache, Potawatomi, Kickapoo, Comanche, Kiowa, Pawnee, Osage, Wyandotte, Ponca, Iroquois, Seminole and Iowa Indians.
Dates: 1889-1920

Frederick Stanton Elder Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-182
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University of Oklahoma professor. Correspondence (1900-1902) and speeches (1902-1904) relating to Elder's involvement with the controversy over selling Oklahoma school lands.
Dates: 1889-1904

French Stanton Evans Amos Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-712
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Professor. Grade books from Amos's courses in government (1929-1937) at the University of Oklahoma, and an unpublished manuscript by Amos entitled "The Yazoo Land Frauds" (1928).
Dates: 1928-1937

Galen Society Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-1020
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Club constitution, membership lists, minutes, account ledgers, and memorabilia from the pharmacy students' society at the University of Oklahoma.
Dates: 1932-1952

Garner G. Collums Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-1110
Scope and Contents Black and white original prints of Boyd House at the University of Oklahoma, the Episcopal Church in Chickasha, Oklahoma, and the judging of cattle at an Oklahoma State meeting of Future Farmers of America. Margaret Collums Manuscript Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1946

George A. Meacham, III, Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-2611
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A family history entitled, The George A. Meacham Family, by George A. Meacham, III. A brief spiral bound history of the Meacham family in Custer County, Oklahoma, including notes on farming, family life, and early days in Clinton, Oklahoma. Also contains Meacham family genealogical information and notes on individual members of the Meacham and related families. The collection also includes a typescript family history titled"Aunt Alta's Letter to Maryjo: Meacham Family Memoirs" n.d.
Dates: 1989

George Henderson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-2845
Scope and Contents Professor. Papers (1938-2019) of George Henderson, Professor of Human Relations, Education and Sociology and Dean of the College of Liberal Studies at the University of Oklahoma. His papers include both personal and official correspondence (1960-2019), publications (1961-2015), speeches and speaking engagements material (1964-2017), subject files (1960-2019), honors, awards, and memorabilia (1955-2019), and photographs and audiovisual materials (1938-2019). The collection materials highlight Dr. Henderson’s lifelong efforts to advocate for racial equality and social justice.
Dates: 1938 - 2019

George Miksch Sutton Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1816
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Ornithologist. General correspondence (1943-1982) of Sutton; manuscripts (ca. 1920-1967), diaries, and field notes (1814-1920); artifacts relating to ornithology; dissertations of his students; lantern slides (1929-1930) hand-tinted by Sutton which were taken on Southampton Island, Canada; and E.D. Crabb's field notes on Oklahoma birds. George M. Sutton Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: ca. 1914-1982

Gilbert Courtland Fite Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1007
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Historian. Reports, correspondence and publications (1926-1952) regarding the Mt. Rushmore National Monument, including correspondence (1925-1940) from its creator, Gutzon Borglum; photocopies of his diary (1925); papers regarding South Dakota Governor Peter Norbeck; a manuscript by Fite regarding consumer cooperatives; official files (1966-1967) of the search committee appointed to recommend a candidate for the office of President of the University of Oklahoma; personal files regarding agricultural farm relief programs; and a typescript of the diary (1932-1933) of George Peek. Gilbert Courtland Fite Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1925-1967

Grace Ernestine Ray Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-513
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University of Oklahoma Journalism professor. Manuscripts (1947-1980) of articles and books by Ray; journals and newspapers (1939-1968) containing her articles; printed materials (ca. 1940-1970); other papers used for research; and Ray's professional correspondence.
Dates: 1939-1982

Grace Ernestine Ray Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-1661
Scope and Contents Black and white original prints of the University of Oklahoma, the Naval Air Station at Norman, Oklahoma, defense work at Tinker Field, including women workers, the British Air School at Miami, Oklahoma, during World War II, dust storms, Ponca and Cherokee Indians and scenes of the 101 Ranch. Grace Ernestine Ray Manuscript Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1906-1949

Grace S. Jackson Penney Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-1875
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University employee. Subject files (1908-1958) regarding the history and function of the Extension Division of the University of Oklahoma. The files include materials relating to the Office of the Director of the Extension Division, Interscholastic meets, the High School Science Service, WNAD Radio, the Family Life Institute, Interschool Speech Service, and other educational programs of the Extension Service.
Dates: 1908-1958

Group of early female University of Oklahoma students with Miss Roscoe, matron of King Hall, Episcopalian dorm for women. University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma 1915., 1915

 Item — Box: Photo N-7, Item: 4
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Black and white copy prints of Norman and Cheyenne, Oklahoma Territory and state. Also photographs of Drumright and Broken Bow, Oklahoma, the University of Oklahoma, cowboys, businesses, and Cheyenne-Arapaho Indians.
Dates: 1915

Gustaf Fredrik Holmberg Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-1250
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Educator. Correspondence, manuscripts, speeches and newspaper clippings relating to Holmberg's tenure as Dean of the University of Oklahoma School (later College) of Fine Arts (1907-1936). Fredrik Holmberg Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1907-1936

Gustav Emil Mueller Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-424
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University of Oklahoma professor. Manuscripts (1945-1958) of Mueller's published and unpublished works in English and German, including philosophical treatises, a novel, a play, and poem; notes (1938-1963) from his philosophy classes; and newspaper clippings (1914-1942) of books reviews and articles written by Mueller and others.
Dates: 1914-1959

Guy Y. Williams Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-3122
Scope and Contents Black and white original prints of Guy Y. Williams, the University of Oklahoma class of 1906, and the first jail in Enid, Oklahoma Territory.
Dates: 1900-1940

Harold Harvey Herbert Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-2014
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Professor. Departmental and personal files (1906-1975) compiled by Herbert as Director of the University of Oklahoma School of Journalism, concerning faculty, students, school business, the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, and general University business, and various committees and associations with which Herbert and the Journalism School were connected.
Dates: 1906-1975

Harold Keith Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-335
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Publicist. Professional correspondence (1928-1992), personal correspondence (1922-1987), personal records (1903-1987), author subject files (1900-1984), typescripts and manuscripts (1938-1986), publications (1928-1987), financial records (1930-1993), and memorabilia from the life and career of Harold Keith, author of children's stories Rifles for Watie, and Boys' Life of Will Rogers; and former sports information director of the University of Oklahoma. Also included are programs (1930-1970) of University of Oklahoma athletic events, and correspondence (1942-1946) from University of Oklahoma students and alumni, mostly athletes, serving in the United States Armed Forces during World War II, to Harold Keith and members of the University of Oklahoma Athletic Department.
Dates: 1900-1993

Harper Subert Turbyfill Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1381
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Teacher. High school yearbooks (1916-1923) from the towns of Norman, Moore, and Seminole, Oklahoma, and a scrapbook (1918-1923) containing photographs, news clippings, and programs from Turbyfill's student days at the University of Oklahoma.
Dates: 1916-1923