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Charles W. Hamilton Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1044

Scope and Contents

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Petroleum geologist. Geological reports for Oklahoma, Venezuela, and Mexico; materials concerning oil production in the Middle East and Central and South America; correspondence (1912-1922) with Mexican Gulf Oil Company; Hamilton's family correspondence (1909-1926), some (1914) concerning the Mexican Revolution; general business correspondence (1911-1923), some with Everette L. DeGolyer; Hamilton's geology class notes (1914-1915); Hamilton's diary (1912-1914); and a draft of a book-length work by Hamilton entitled "Americans in the Middle East." Charles W. Hamilton Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates

  • 1909-1962

Restrictions on Access

Available for public access.

Extent

2.6 ft. (2.6 ft.)

Language of Materials

English

Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Charles W. Hamilton.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Correspondence: Source of acquisition--Hamilton, Charles W. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1968.
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Repository Details

Part of the Western History Collections Repository

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