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Melvin Shivvers papers and architectural drawings

Identifier: WHC-M-2850

Scope and Contents

Architect. The collection contains class notebooks, architectural drawings, and artifacts (1954-1963) produced by Melvin Shivvers while he was a student in the University of Oklahoma School of Architecture. The collection also contains sepia and blueline prints from glass slides depicting examples of Renaissance architecture that were used for study by students.


  • 1954 - 1963


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Restrictions on Access

Open for public research. This collection is located at the Library Service Center. Request via Sooner Xpress to view at the Western History Collections.


2.5 Cubic Feet (2.5 (cubic ft.))

Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Melvin D. Shivvers.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--Melvin D. Shivvers. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--2019.
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Repository Details

Part of the Western History Collections Repository

630 Parrington Oval
Room 300
Norman Oklahoma 73019 United States