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Powell, Peter J., 1928-



  • Existence: 1928-

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Marriott-Rachlin Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-1230
Scope and Contents


Anthropologists. Correspondence, research materials and manuscripts of Alice Lee Marriott and Carol Rachlin assembled during their collaboration on several essays and manuscripts relating to Native American society, mythology and peyotism.

Dates: 1963-1975

Peter J. Powell Collection

 Item — Box 1
Identifier: WHC-M-1215
Scope and Contents


Priest. An unedited version of Powell's book "Sweet Medicine", published by the University of Oklahoma Press, 1969, which discusses the Cheyenne Indians' Sun Dance and other religious ceremonies.

Dates: 1930-1960

“To Dewey Luster of the class of 1922 – with kind remembrances PJ Powell.” “Oklahoma Criminal Court of Appeals January 1953.” Photo is signed by Dick Jones, P.J. Powell, and John A. Brett., undated

 Item — Box Photo L-53, Item: 8
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Black-and-white original prints of University of Oklahoma football teams, head OU football coach Dewey “Snorter” Luster, the wives of the 1920 OU lettermen, soldiers, and the University of Oklahoma Law School Class of 1922. Unpublished finding aid available.

Dates: undated