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Kerr, Robert S. (Robert Samuel), 1896-1963

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 18960911 - 19630101

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Kerr-McGee Corporation Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-1261
Scope and Contents

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Energy corporation. Photocopies and printed material (1928-1978) issued by the Public Relations Department of the Kerr-McGee Corporation, including biographical information on Robert S. Kerr and Dean A. McGee; reports (1976-1977) to the Securities and Exchange Commission; material (n.d.) used for the report on drilling operations in the corporation's annual reports, 1960-1966; chronologies of corporate history; general statistics (1962-1977); an index (1977) to the minutes of the Board of Trustees meetings; and clippings and press releases (1975-1977), including information on Karen Silkwood.

Dates: 1928-1978

Leland Olds Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-2133
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Collector. Business and personal correspondence (1955–1962) of Leland Olds; speeches (1941–1949) by Olds; newspaper clippings (1951–1962) regarding politics; and statements and news releases (1957, 1962) of Robert S. Kerr.

Dates: 1951-1962

Lovie Whitaker Collection

 Collection — Box: W-42
Identifier: WHC-M-1963
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Collector. Correspondence, newspaper clippings, and printed material (1953-1963), relating to the Army's attempt to take over a part of the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge for a missile firing range.

Dates: 1953-1963

Southwestern Oklahoma Survival Association Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-583
Scope and Contents

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Correspondence; news releases; clippings; and municipal, organizational and legislative resolutions (1957-1959) regarding the Army's plan to create a missile firing range at Fort Sill, Oklahoma, and the formation of a regional citizens' coalition, the Southwestern Oklahoma Survival Association, which eventually thwarted the plan. Also included in this collection is information regarding prior expansions of Fort Sill, Oklahoma, 1869-1957.

Dates: 1957-1959