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Holmes, Helen (1915-1997)

Identifier: WHC-P-2414

Scope and Contents

Black-and-white original and copy prints of early Guthrie, Oklahoma, businesses, schools, parks, municipal buildings, and police and fire departments. The collection includes scenes of students at Langston University and photographs taken before the 1889 and 1893 Oklahoma land runs. Street scenes from Coyle, Crescent, Marshall, and Mulhall, Oklahoma are also included. Unpublished finding aid available.


  • Creation: ca. 1889-1988


Conditions Governing 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.


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Repository Details

Part of the Western History Collections Repository

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