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Jesse Lee Rader Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-508

Scope and Contents


University of Oklahoma librarian. Correspondence (1906-1953) from friends and colleagues regarding the Oklahoma Library Commission and the Oklahoma Library Association, and including a letter from University of Oklahoma President David Ross Boyd regarding the dismissal of Boyd, Rader and numerous faculty colleagues by Governor Charles N. Haskell; minutes (1925) of meetings of the Oklahoma Library Association; constitutions and bylaws (1905-1907) of the Oklahoma Library Association, and of University of Oklahoma student clubs including the Websterian Literary Society and Ka-nun-ta-klage Dramatic Club; Rader's student grade reports (1905-1906) from the University; publications (1901-1952); certificates (1904-1951); and a speech (1952) delivered by Rader at a dinner held in his honor.


  • 1901-1953

Restrictions on Access

Available for public access.


.75 ft. (.75 ft.)

Language of Materials


Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Dr. Jesse L. Rader.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Papers: Source of acquisition--Rader, Dr. Jesse L. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1951.

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Repository Details

Part of the Western History Collections Repository

630 Parrington Oval
Room 300
Norman Oklahoma 73019 United States