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Hobert Otho Boggs Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-1578

Scope and Contents

Black and white copy prints of Choctaw Indians, including studio protraits, the Choctaw Lighthorse, schools, and tribal government officials. The collection also includes photographs of participants in the Choctaw conflict known as the Locke-Jones War or the Antlers War, along with scenes of the towns of McAlester, Antlers, and Ti, Indian Territory. Hobert Otho Boggs Manuscript Collection also in repository.

Dates

  • Creation: 1880-1900

Creator

Restrictions on Access

On June 26, 2023, the Western History Collections began a preservation project that has made many of its collections unavailable for a period of time. This collection is among the materials temporarily unavailable. Please contact Western History Collections if you wish to be added to a contact list to be notified when this collection becomes available.

Open for public research.

Extent

54 items (54 items)

Language of Materials

English Lang

Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Hobert Otho Boggs.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Photoprints: Source of acquisition--Boggs, Hobert Otho. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1979.

Description rules
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Language of description
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Script of description
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Repository Details

Part of the Western History Collections Repository

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