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David L. Boren Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-2571

Scope and Contents


Correspondence from University of Oklahoma alumni and political figures to University of Oklahoma president David L. Boren regarding OU events and history; artifacts and a scrapbook regarding OU sports and OU history; an OU commencement address by Sam Nunn; and publications regarding OU history and OU personalities. The collection also contains items such as a set of photograph printing plates of OU administrators and professors; a U.S. flag bearing 46 stars; an engineering student's set of drafting tools; photographs of OU president emeritus Joseph Brandt, and of the bombed Alfred P. Murrah federal building in Oklahoma City; and printed programs of the Y.M.C.A. and the Y.W.C.A.


  • 1905-2004

Restrictions on Access

Available for public access.


.66 ft. (.66 ft.)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Papers and artifacts: Source of acquisition--Boren, David L. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1998.

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Repository Details

Part of the Western History Collections Repository

630 Parrington Oval
Room 300
Norman Oklahoma 73019 United States