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B. H. Rackley Photograph Collection

 Collection — Box: Photo R-2
Identifier: WHC-P-1487

Scope and Contents

Black and white original and copy prints of settlers in the land run of 1889 crossing the Canadian River at Purcell, Indian Territory, and a hanging in Ada, Oklahoma. Also included in the collection are scenes of a women's temperance march in Lexington, Oklahoma and a parade at Blanchard, Oklahoma.


  • 1889-1915


Restrictions on Access

Open for public research.


5 items (5 items)

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Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of B.H. Rackley.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Photoprints: Source of acquisition--Rackley, B.H. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1949.

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Repository Details

Part of the Western History Collections Repository

630 Parrington Oval
Room 300
Norman Oklahoma 73019 United States