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Travis Dan Anthony Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-2042

Scope and Contents


Teacher. Correspondence (1926, 1974-1989), newspaper articles (1982-1989), manuscripts (n.d.) and publications (1935-1987) by or about Travis D. Anthony and his stories based on life in rural Oklahoma, along with accounts of his student experiences at the University of Oklahoma in the 1930's. Travis D. Anthony Photograph Collection also in repository.


  • 1926-1989

Restrictions on Access

Available for public access.

Biographical Note

Travis Anthony of Duncan, Oklahoma, has been a teacher, coach, counselor, principal, and college professor. Anthony is also the author of Climbing the Mountain, a book about teaching and coaching; Sunshine and Shadows, a book about the Depression days in Oklahoma; “Travelin’ with Trav” and “Blackjacks, Sandhills and Watermelons,” newspaper columns.


2 Cubic Feet (2 ft.)

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Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Travis D. Anthony.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Papers: Source of acquisition--Anthony, Travis D. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1989.

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Repository Details

Part of the Western History Collections Repository

630 Parrington Oval
Room 300
Norman Oklahoma 73019 United States