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Andrew Alexander Forbes Photograph Collection

Identifier: WHC-P-1658

Scope and Contents

Black and white original prints and glass plate negatives, taken by Andrew Alexander Forbes. Includes scenes of the range cattle industry in western Oklahoma and the Texas Panhandle, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Territory, sodhouses, railroad construction, the United States Army, buffalo, andalso of Sac and Fox and Cheyenne Indians.


  • 1880-1900


Restrictions on Access

Open for public research.


129 items (129 items)

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Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of James McLaren Forbes.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Photographs: Source of acquisition--Forbes, James McLaren. Method of acquisition--gift; Date of acquisition--1950.

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Repository Details

Part of the Western History Collections Repository

630 Parrington Oval
Room 300
Norman Oklahoma 73019 United States