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Lenny and Sawyers Photograph Collection

Identifier: WHC-P-1408

Scope and Contents

Black and white original prints of Apache, Caddo, Comanche, Kiowa, Oto, and Wichita Indians taken at the Lenny and Sawyers Studio in Purcell, Indian Territory.


  • Creation: 1890-1900

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.


20 items (20 items)

Language of Materials

English Lang

Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Vernon Mitchell.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Photoprints: Source of acquisition--Mitchell, Vernon. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1985.

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Repository Details

Part of the Western History Collections Repository

Monnet Hall, 3rd Floor
630 Parrington Oval
Norman Oklahoma 73019