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Te Ata Fisher Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-1298

Scope and Contents

Performer. Correspondence (1920-1994) to and from Te Ata Fisher, along with printed materials (1923-1976) used by Te Ata as resource material for her performances as a storyteller and interpreter of Indian folklore and culture. The collection also includes a scrapbook (1936) of a Scandinavian tour, four scrapbooks concerning Te Ata's life and works, along with some correspondence (1922-1953) and printed material, mostly reprints (1913-1936), relating to Te Ata's husband, Clyde Fisher, a naturalist.


  • Creation: 1913-1995


Restrictions on Access

Available for public access.


8 Cubic Feet (8 ft.)

Language of Materials


Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Te Ata Fisher.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Papers: Source of acquisition--Fisher, Te Ata. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1986.

Description rules
Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Western History Collections Repository

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