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Frederica Dewey Marrs Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-376

Scope and Contents


Collector. Commissions, orders, and property reports (1881-1906) regarding Frederick Stanley Dewey's service as both a contract surgeon and as an assistant surgeon with the U.S. Army in the Philippines; correspondence (1898-1912) regarding a lawsuit over a land claim in Oklahoma Territory; matriculation cards and notices of examination results (1877-1879) from St. Louis Medical College; and a journal (1884), all belonging to Frederick S. Dewey. Also included are commissions, orders, property reports and discharge papers (1861-1867) of George H. Dewey from his service as assistant surgeon with the 11th and 109th Illinois Volunteer Infantry Regiments. Frederica Dewey Marrs Photograph Collection also in repository.


  • 1861-1912

Restrictions on Access

Available for public access.


.33 ft. (.33 ft.)

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Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Frederica S. Dewey Marrs.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Papers: Source of acquisition--Marrs, Frederica S. Dewey. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1957.

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Repository Details

Part of the Western History Collections Repository

630 Parrington Oval
Room 300
Norman Oklahoma 73019 United States