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Colyer, Vincent, 1825-1888


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

John V. Farwell, Jr., Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-2532
Scope and Contents


Collector. Typescript (undated) of an account of a trip of John V. Farwell, Jr. (age 11 years) to Kansas in August, 1870, with his father, John D. Lang, and Vincent Collyer of the Board of Indian Commissioners.

Dates: 1870-1938

Tonkawa Public Library Collection

 Collection — Box T-3
Identifier: WHC-M-620
Scope and Contents


Typescripts of interviews and news articles with pioneers and army officers from the area around present-day Tonkawa, Oklahoma, regarding U.S. Army operations, Indians, and the settlement of the region. Tonkawa Public Library Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1938

Additional filters:

African Americans -- Oklahoma -- Colonization 1
African Americans -- Relations with Indians 1
Arapaho Indians -- History 1
Arkansas City Trail 1
Arkansas River -- Navigation 1