Columbus E. Hewlett Collection
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Correspondence of Columbus E. Hewlett and Lena Rausch during their courtship and shortly after marriage. There are 46 letters from Hewlett to Rausch, 10 of which are from Poteau, Oklahoma, and 36 are from Exeter, Missouri; 2 letters are from Rausch to Hewlett from Pierce City, Missouri; and five tintype photographs. Hewlett worked for the St. Louis and San Francisco Railway Company.
- Creation: 1888-1889
- Hewlett, Columbus E., 1860-1930 (Person)
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.33 Cubic Feet (.33 ft.)
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Papers: Method of acquisition--Purchased; Date of acquisition--2007.
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630 Parrington Oval
Norman Oklahoma 73019 United States