Williams, Sam, 1905-1985
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
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Cotton farmer. Correspondence (1909-1949) to and from Williams regarding the Beckham County, Oklahoma World War I relief and finance effort, including a letter (1918) from Gov. Robert L. Williams; correspondence regarding Williams' invention and patenting of a cotton cleaning machine; blueprints (ca. 1924) of the machine; a typescript (n.d.) by Williams regarding the Chisholm Trail in Beckham County; and official reports (1918-1919) regarding the Liberty Bond and Liberty Loan Drives in Beckham County. Samuel Williams Photograph Collection also in repository.
Black and white original prints of cotton marketing and ginning activities at Cordell, Elk City, Erick, Frederick, Sayre, and Texola, Oklahoma and Shamrock, Texas. Samuel Williams Manuscript Collection also in repository.