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Peter J. Powell Collection

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-1215

Scope and Contents


Priest. An unedited version of Powell's book "Sweet Medicine", published by the University of Oklahoma Press, 1969, which discusses the Cheyenne Indians' Sun Dance and other religious ceremonies.


  • Creation: 1930-1960

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.

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Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Alice Marriott and Carol Rachlin.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Manuscript: Source of acquisition--Marriott, Alice and Carol Rachlin. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1981.

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Repository Details

Part of the Western History Collections Repository

630 Parrington Oval
Room 300
Norman Oklahoma 73019 United States