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Bob Johnson Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-2080

Scope and Contents

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Collector. A short, typewritten copy of a travel diary (1908) on traveling through Kansas and Oklahoma, along with copies of three letters (1849-1873). One letter is from Beni Wingate writing from Ft. Gibson, Indian Territory, in 1850 regarding family matters; the second is from George Mower, writing from the Platte River in Nebraska Territory in 1849 and commenting on what he had seen since leaving St. Joseph, Missouri; and the third (1873) is a brief letter of introduction for a salesman operating out of Denison, Texas.

Dates

  • 1849-1908

Restrictions on Access

Available for public access.

Extent

.10 ft. (.10 ft.)

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Papers: Date of acquisition--1990.
Description rules
Appm
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Western History Collections Repository

Contact:
630 Parrington Oval
Room 300
Norman Oklahoma 73019 United States