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Henry Lee Neal Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-1788

Scope and Contents


Postmaster. Correspondence (1879-1972); banking records from the Ash Flat Valley Bank in Olney, Indian Territory; Rural carrier's registration book (n.d.); Register of Money Orders Issued (1906, 1910); Record of Registered Matter (1908-1910); other material from the Wanette, Oklahoma post office, along with a scrapbook (1936-1964) outlining the career of Henry Neal, Wanette, Oklahoma postmaster from 1936 to 1964; and recollections of several of the last surviving U.S. soldiers who fought in the Indian Wars. Henry Neal Photograph Collection also in repository.


  • Creation: 1879-1964

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.

Available for public access.


.75 Cubic Feet (.75 ft.)

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Ownership and Custodial History

Transferred from Stovall Museum.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Records: Source of acquisition--Stoval Museum. Method of acquisition--Transfer; Date of acquisition--1976.

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Repository Details

Part of the Western History Collections Repository

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