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Childs, William Oscar, 1865-1936



  • Existence: 1865-09-04 - 1936-08-18

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Mrs. William Oscar Childs Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-103
Scope and Contents


Philanthropist. Correspondence (1926-1955) concerning the Childs' move to Oklahoma in the 1920's and W.O. Child's involvement in the Oklahoma oil industry; his membership with the Freemasons; his death in 1936; and Mrs. Child's memorial gifts of carillion chimes to the Scottish Rite Temple in Guthrie, Oklahoma, and to the University of Oklahoma in 1955.

Dates: 1926-1957