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Andrew Beattie Walker Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-1332
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Dentist. News clippings (1961-1972) regarding the history of the Fairview Republican newspaper and Quapaw, Oklahoma; manuscripts (n.d.) regarding the history of the Bank of Fairview and the arrival of the railroad in that city; a savings account record book (1903) of the Bank of Fairview; a letter (1903) regarding the Oklahoma Dental Association (Oklahoma Territory) and the Board of Dental Examiners (Oklahoma Territory); and a certificate of practice (1903) issued to Dr. Walker by the Board. Andrew Beattie Walker Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1903-1972

Arthur W. Evans Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-1770
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Collector. Correspondence (1906–1968); certificates (1891–1918); and news clippings (1928–1939) regarding University of Oklahoma president Arthur Grant Evans, federal funding for schools in Indian Territory, the issue of separate statehood for Oklahoma and Indian territories, and Evans’s participation in the United States’ propaganda effort in World War I; a typescript regarding the history (1816–1831) of the Presbyterian church and missions in the eastern Cherokee Nation; a diary (1887) of A. G. Evans; and original records (1830–1857) of the New Echota Church in the Cherokee Nation, as recorded by Samuel A. Worcester, church clerk. Arthur W. Evans Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1830-1968

Charles B. Rhodes Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-520
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U.S. Marshal. Correspondence (1895-1946) regarding the Indian Territory Day Celebration of 1939, and Thomas Rhodes' World War I experience; certificates (1864-1912); clippings (1905-1950) and a scrapbook (n.d.) regarding lawmen, outlaws, judges, and Rhodes; the score (1894) of a patriotic hymn composed by a youth from Indian Territory; poetry and short stories (1894-1942) by various persons regarding Belle Starr, the Creek National Councilhouse at Okmulgee, and Oklahoma; and publications (1908-1938) including programs of the 1908 reunion of former U.S. marshals, and of the 45th anniversary of the First National Bank of Vinita, Oklahoma. Also in this collection is a manuscript (n.d.), presumably by Rhodes, regarding the U.S. District Court at Fort Smith, Arkansas, and its judge, Isaac C. Parker. Charles B. Rhodes Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1864-1950

D. B. and Garner G. Collums Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-2144
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Collectors. Unpublished manuscripts (n.d.) by Garner G. Collums; correspondence (ca. 1940-1955), including personal, military, and rejection letters from publishers; newspaper clippings (ca. 1930-1950); certificates and diplomas of D.B. and Garner G. Collums; and posters and photographs.
Dates: 1915-1976

Earle Marvin Simon Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-1781
Abstract City clerk and civic leader. Papers, including pamphlets, books, clippings, and other materials, plus correspondence, relating to the American Legion in Oklahoma City, and Simon's teaching career; certificates and awards presented to Simon; and a scrapbook concerning Simon's life. Earle Marvin Simon Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1900-1960

Fannie M. Townsend Hair Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-246
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Collector. Newspaper clippings (1901); certificates (1901-1911) from the United States Land Office, Lawton, Oklahoma; and a manuscript (n.d.) written by Fannie Townsend Hair concerning the naming and route of the Chisholm Trail in Oklahoma, with comments by Edwin C. McReynolds.
Dates: 1901-1911

George Marion Combest Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-122
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Physician. Diary (1899) detailing Dr. Combest's participation in the Spanish American War; certificates (1896-1906); articles (1918-1926) concerning Combest's enlistment in the medical reserve force in 1918; and his obituary (1926). The collection also includes Combest's unpublished biography (n.d.) entitled "Life and Works of George Marion Combest: Oklahoma Pioneer Medical Doctor" by Christine Combest Millsap. George Marion Combest Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1899-1927

Horace Reed Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1866
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Physician. Typescripts (n.d.) of five articles by Dr. Reed regarding appendicitis and gastrodudenical ulcers and their treatment, and "Finesse in the Art of Surgery"; along with certificates and diplomas (1901-1951) awarded Dr. Reed by medical schools and boards. Horace Reed Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1901-1951

Michael A. Shadid Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1785
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Physician. Newspaper and journal articles (1912-1984) and publications (1924-1947) regarding the career of Dr. Michael A. Shadid, and his contributions to cooperative medicine, particularly the Cooperative Community Hospital established by him in Elk City, Oklahoma. Michael A. Shadid Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1912-1984

Mrs. Morris S. Simpson Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-569
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Collector. Certificates of stock ownership (1909-1918) from the Cameron University Improvement Association and the Crescent Mining, Milling and Oil Company, both of Lawton, Oklahoma; news clippings (n.d.) regarding Lawton citizens; and a handwritten resolution (1925) signed by dinner guests of the Simpsons regarding their hosts' hospitality. Mrs. Morris S. Simpson Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1909-1925

Rogers-Neill Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-528
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Business correspondence and papers (1871-1935) of Fritz Sittell relating to the Choctaw Coal and Railway Company, the Choctaw Trading Company, Sittel's other business interests, and the development of the town of McAlester, Oklahoma; personal correspondence (1871-1943) including letters from Tams Bixby, Peter Pitchlynn, members of the Pitchlynn family, Green McCurtain, Robert L. Owen, Moritz Lippman and others; certificates (1890 & 1900) of Sittell's appointment as a United States Marshal, and as a Special Deputy of Tobucksy County, Choctaw Nation; along with clippings, business cards, a sketch of house floor plans, government documents and biographical materials relating to Sittell's family. Rogers-Neill Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1865-1943

William Lionel McClure and William Charles McClure Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1737
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Physicians. Correspondence (1860-1954); class notes (1912-1936); case histories (1937); annuals, diplomas and certificates (1912-1953); clippings (1914-1953); and medals and medical instruments, of W.L. McClure, a surgeon from 1923 to 1930 at Massachusetts General Hospital, and W.C. McClure, a faculty member from 1940 to 1953 at the University of Oklahoma School of Medicine. William Lionel and William Charles McClure Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1860-1954