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Mathews, John Joseph, 1895-1979


Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

An unidentified young man gazing down a mountainside. John Joseph Mathews, undated

 Item — Box: Photo K-1, Item: 34
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Black and white original prints of Kenneth Kaufman, his relatives, and one photograph of Hydro, Oklahoma.

Dates: undated

George Milburn Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-1701
Scope and Contents


Author. Correspondence (1912-1966), research notes, and manuscripts of articles (1931-1957) by Milburn; Little Blue Books (1926-1927) written by Milburn; periodicals (1929-1954) which include articles by Milburn; and clippings (1936-1966) concerning Milburn, a native of Coweta, Oklahoma. George Milburn Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1912-1966

John Joseph Mathews Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-2655
Scope and Contents


Author. Correspondence (1923-1979), diaries (1921-1978), manuscripts and drawings by Osage historian and author John Joseph Mathews. The collection also contains newspaper clippings, biographical material, sound recordings of an interview with Mathews and of Mathews' diaries, as well as Mathews' personal library of books.

Dates: 1921-1979

Thomas McKean Finney and Frank Florer Finney Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-2194
Scope and Contents FULL FINDING AID (PDF)Indian traders. Papers of Thomas M. Finney, Indian trader at Gray Horse, Osage Agency, and of Frank F. Finney, historian and employee of the Indian Territory Illuminating Oil Company including correspondence (1925-1936) relating to T.M. Finney's book"Pioneer Days with the Osage Indians;" historical materials (1827-1977) such as correspondence, news clippings, magazine articles, and bibliographic notes of T.M. Finney and F.F. Finney on such topics as the Cherokee Strip, the Osage Indian Agency, Gray Horse Trading Post, the Dalton Gang, Kaw Indian Agency, Buffalo Bill, Pawnee Bill, peyotism, President Herbert Hoover's early days in Pawhuska, Oklahoma, and Maria Tallchief; nine field notebooks (1915-1919) kept by F.F. Finney while an employee of the Indian Territory Illuminating Oil Company; finished and unfinished articles and stories (1891-1969)...
Dates: 1827-1977

University of Oklahoma Press Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-634
Scope and Contents


Correspondence (1928-1956) between Press directors, University of Oklahoma officials, and authors regarding books published by the press, its publishing procedures and standards, and its daily operations. Also included are readers' reports (1930-1956) of submitted manuscripts; rejected book manuscripts (1934-1956); accepted book manuscripts (n.d.); and minutes and proceedings (1944-1961) of various working committees of the University of Oklahoma and the American Association of University Presses. University of Oklahoma Press Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1928-1962

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Collection 4
Archival Object 1
Correspondence 3
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 2
Manuscripts 2
Osage Indians 2
Archives -- Oklahoma 1