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Cruce, Cruce and Bleakmore Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-140

Scope and Contents

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Legal documents and correspondence of the law firms of Cruce, Cruce and Cruce (1895-1901); Cruce, Cruce and Bleakmore (1901-1912); and Potter and Cruce (1912-1928) reflecting the firms' practice, representing Indian citizenship and allotment claims, banking interests, and oil and gas companies. Also in the collection are correspondence and speeches from Lee Cruce's Oklahoma gubernatorial campaign of 1907 and his senatorial campaign of 1930.

Dates

  • 1899-1935

Extent

25.66 ft. (25.66 ft.)

Language of Materials

English

Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Eliza Jane Cruce Hall, Lorena Cruce Norris, and Marion Cruce.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Papers: Source of acquisition--Hall, Eliza Jane, Lorena Cruce Norris, and Marion Cruce. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1948.
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Repository Details

Part of the Western History Collections Repository

Contact:
630 Parrington Oval
Room 300
Norman Oklahoma 73019 United States