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Doris Duke Indian Oral History Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1931

Scope and Contents

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Oral history collection. Typescripts of interviews conducted with hundreds of American Indians in Oklahoma regarding the histories and cultures of their respective tribes. Included are accounts of Indian ceremonies, customs, social conditions, philosophies, and standards of living. Members of every tribe resident in Oklahoma were interviewed.

Dates

  • 1967-1972

Restrictions on Access

Use of this collection restricted to microcopies.

Extent

695 Cassettes (695 cassettes)

Language of Materials

English

Ownership and Custodial History

Project conducted by the American Indian Institute of the University of Oklahoma, with funding from Doris Duke.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Sound cassettes: Source of acquisition--Project conducted by the American Indian Institute of the University of Oklahoma, with funding from Doris Duke. Date of acquisition--1972.

Alternate Form Available

Also available in microfiche. Greenwhich, Conn.. Johnson Associates. 1981.

Alternate Form Available

Also available online.

Reproduction Note

Type of reproduction--Also available in bound typescripts.

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