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Earl L. Bell Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-737

Scope and Contents

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Receipts for business transactions between Thomas J. Stephenson and merchants of Vicksburg, Mississippi (1869-1909); contracts with Northern Pacific Railroad Company for sale of land in Washington and Idaho Territories (1881); and letters to the railroad from homesteaders regarding their purchases of land from the railroad (1876-1930). Earl L. Bell Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates

  • 1869-1966

Creator

Restrictions on Access

Open for public research.

Extent

.33 ft. (.33 ft.)

Language of Materials

English

Ownership and Custodial History

Purchased from Bell Estate.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Papers: Source of acquisition--Bell Estate. Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--1970.

Related Materials

Earl L. Bell Photograph Collection also in repository.
Description rules
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Language of description
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Script of description
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Repository Details

Part of the Western History Collections Repository

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