Hobert Otho Boggs Photograph Collection
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.
- Creation: 1880-1900
- Boggs, Hobert Otho, 1901-1980 (Person)
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.
54 items (54 items)
Language of Materials
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.
Genre / Form
- Antlers (Okla.) -- History -- 19th century -- Pictorial works
- Antlers (Okla.) -- Pictorial works
- McAlester (Okla.) -- History -- 19th century -- Pictorial works
- McAlester (Okla.) -- Pictorial works
- Pittsburg County (Okla.) -- History -- 19th century -- Pictorial works
- Pittsburg County (Okla.) -- Pictorial works
- Choctaw Indians -- Clothing
- Choctaw Indians -- Dwellings
- Choctaw Indians -- Education
- Choctaw Indians -- Government relations
- Choctaw Indians -- Legal status, laws, etc.
- Choctaw Indians -- Religion
- Choctaw Indians -- Social life and customs
- Choctaw Indians -- Tribal government
- Indian reservation police
- Description rules
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Code for undetermined script
Part of the Western History Collections Repository
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