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LeFlore, Greenwood, 1800-1865


Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

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

Hobert Otho Boggs Collection

 Collection — Box B-59
Identifier: WHC-M-748
Scope and Contents


Photocopies of an occupation permit (1889) from the Choctaw Nation, a sales brochure (n.d.) from the Sacred Heart Abbey (Okla.), a letter (1845) from George Harkins describing conditions among the Choctaws since their removal from Mississippi to Indian Territory, and a letter (1874) from Peter Pitchlynn to his nephew W.B. Pitchlynn regarding Choctaw politics. Hobert Boggs Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1830-1889

Jay L. Hargett Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-252
Scope and Contents


Collector. Typescripts of correspondence (1816-1870) regarding missionary work among the Choctaw and Cherokee Indians; diaries (1914) recounting travel in the eastern United States and in the Galena, Kansas area; a student's notebook containing class notes, poetry and miscellaneous notes; an account book (1860's-1890's) recording purchases and daily expenses; and personal correspondence (1894-1902) between Edwin Ludlow and his wife. Correspondents regarding missionary activities include Cyrus Byington, Israel Folsom, David Folsom, Nathaniel Folsom, Peter Pitchlynn, Stand Watie, and Cyrus Kingsbury. J. L. Hargett Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1792-1935

Ohoyohoma Club (McAlester) Collection- Inventory

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-1092
Scope and Contents


Scrapbooks (1925-1959) containing photographs, news clippings, programs and mementos of the Ohoyohoma Club, a McAlester, Oklahoma women's club that limits its membership to women of Indian descent. Also essay entitled "Choctaw heroes", biographical materials concerning the Leflore family, correspondence of Miss Louie Leflore with the Oklahoma State Federation of Women's Clubs, news clippings and printed materials related to the Ohoyohoma Club of McAlester, Oklahoma.

Dates: 1925-1959

Peter Perkins Pitchlynn Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-495
Scope and Contents


Choctaw Chief. Correspondence of Pitchlynn with prominent citizens and family members in the Choctaw Nation; personal journals (1815) and diary (1828-1832) of Pitchlynn; official reports (1825-1841) of the Choctaw Academy in Kentucky; and Pitchlynn family records (1806-1867). Also includes a signed copy of the articles of surrender and peace negotiated between the Choctaw Nation and the United States at the close of the Civil War, and extensive correspondence reflecting the state of the Choctaw Nation just prior to and during the Civil War years, with special regard to slavery. Peter Pitchlynn Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1815-1922

Additional filters:

Choctaw Indians -- Education 3
Choctaw Indians -- Land tenure 3
Choctaw Indians -- Crime 2
Choctaw Indians -- Government relations 2
Choctaw Indians -- Politics and government 2