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Du Bois Family Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-978

Scope and Contents


A brief history of the Du Bois family from 1066 to 1849, which describes the arrival of Louis Du Bois in the Dutch colony of New Netherlands in 1661, the captivity of Catherine Du Bois by Indians, and the family's participation in the American Revolution.


  • Creation: 1849

Restrictions on 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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Ownership and Custodial History

Transferred from the Du Bois Family Collection at Stovall Museum.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Papers: Source of acquisition--Du Bois Family Collection at Stovall Museum. Method of acquisition--Transfer; Date of acquisition--1971.

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Repository Details

Part of the Western History Collections Repository

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