James Shannon Buchanan Collection
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Professor and university president. Correspondence (1902) related to Buchanan's attempts to have power and water companies established in Norman, Oklahoma; Buchanan's lecture notes (n.d.) as a professor of history; draft copies (n.d.) of his book - "The History of Oklahoma;" Katherine Buchanan's lecture notes (n.d.) as a teacher at University High School, Norman, Oklahoma; materials (1912) related to the origin and history of the University of Oklahoma; personal correspondence and legal/business papers (1893-1927) of the Buchanan family; printed propositions, journals, and committee reports (1906-1907) to the State of Oklahoma Constitutional Convention; guides (n.d.) for the study and teaching of English; and Delta Kappa Gamma Bulletins (1936-1937).
- Creation: 1850-1937
- Buchanan, James Shannon, 1864-1930 (Person)
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Papers: Source of acquisition--Guerkink, Mrs. Jack. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1992.
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Monnet Hall, 3rd Floor
630 Parrington Oval
Norman Oklahoma 73019