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William Matthew Tilghman Photograph Collection

Identifier: WHC-P-1165

Scope and Contents

Black and white original and copy prints of Oklahoma marshals, outlaws, frontier life, and agriculture along with scenes of the communities of Perry, Guthrie, Fort Sill and Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The collection also includes photographs of Apache, Cherokee, Cheyenne, Comanche, Kiowa, Sioux and Wichita Indians. William M. Tilghman Manuscript Collection also in repository.


  • 1889-1925


Restrictions on Access

Open for public research.


177 items (177 items)

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Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Mrs. Zoe A. Tilghman.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Photoprints: Source of acquisition--Tilghman, Mrs. Zoe A. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1959.

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Repository Details

Part of the Western History Collections Repository

630 Parrington Oval
Room 300
Norman Oklahoma 73019 United States