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Anna Lee Brosius Korn Collection

 Collection — Box: K-2
Identifier: WHC-M-345
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Typescript of a lecture (n.d.) entitled "Progress and Development of Missouri Since 1860 from Gleenings Here and There" presented to the Missouri Division of the United Daughters of the Confederacy; yearbook (1927) for the National Society, United States Daughters of 1812 for Oklahoma; and programs and clippings (1930-1955) concerning Korn and her various club activities. Anna Lee Brosius Korn Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1927-1955

Carl J. Turpin Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-628
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Railroad developer. Correspondence (1888-1941) to the Turpins regarding family and personal affairs; reports (1934-1938) of the Oklahoma State Federation of Women's Clubs; newspaper clippings (1916-1941); cancelled checks (1913-1918); and programs (1909-1938) of various organizations, including the Oklahoma State Federation of Women's Clubs, the New Century Club, the Edelweiss Club and the Clinton (Okla.) Literary Club. Carl J. Turpin Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1888-1941

Carolyn Rexroat Warner Collection

 Collection — Box: W-44
Identifier: WHC-M-2549
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Photographs and news clippings which document the life and career of Carolyn Rexroat Warner as a high school student at Classen High School in Oklahoma City, as a student at the University of Oklahoma, as a television personality at WKY-TV in Oklahoma City, as a contestant in the Miss Oklahoma City contest, as the Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction, as the 1984 Arizona Democratic Gubernatorial nominee, and as the author of "The Last Word.". News clippings and photo with autograph of actress Susan Peters. Interview with Carolyn Rexroat Warner regarding her role in early radio talk shows and television in the Oklahoma City area on February 17, 1995, at the Waterford Hotel in Oklahoma City by Kristina Southwell (cassette tape and typed transcript).
Dates: 1947-1995

Charles Anderson Nothstein Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-443
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Collector. Clippings, programs, and a souvenir booklet, all from Hennessey, Oklahoma. Charles Anderson Nothstein Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1902-1913

Clyde Morgan Collection

 Collection — Box: M-2
Identifier: WHC-M-1707
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Collector. Information regarding the United States Army 33rd Infantry Association, including newspaper clipings (1937-1938), bulletins (1936), a membership roster (n.d.), an annual reunion event program (1943) and a booklet published by the association, a veterans' organization composed of members of the battalion. The battalion, the majority of whose members came from Indian Territory, was organized for special service during the Philippine Insurrection and existed from 1899 to 1901.
Dates: 1899-1943

Eva Ellsworth Dungan Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-975
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Music instructor. Poem (ca. 1924) regarding the South Canadian River; programs (1917-1928); and clippings (1941-1945) regarding World War II.
Dates: 1917-1952

Joseph Horace Benton Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-35
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Professor. Correspondence (1815-1893) from Benton's family; correspondence (1892-1896) from Guiseppe Verdi and Francesco Tamagno; memorabilia (1913-1970) concerning Lynn Riggs; scores (1911-1926) of Haydn's "The Seasons" and Mendolssohn's "Elijah"; four Japanese music books, one autographed by Puccini; programs (1899-1968) from various musical productions; scrapbooks (1900-1967) of reviews and programs; clippings (1924-1939); and posters (1924-1934) advertising the performances of Benton, a University of Oklahoma Voice Professor who sang professionally under the name of Joseph Bentonelli. Joseph Benton Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1815-1970

Leon Robert Vance, Jr., Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-1358
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Soldier. Correspondence (1946-1953), newspaper clippings (1944-1953) and published materials, including magazines and event programs regarding his posthumous receipt of the Congressional Medal of Honor; the renaming of Enid Army Air Field in his honor, and the dedication of a dormitory at the University of Oklahoma, all in recognition of his wartime achievements. The collection also includes correspondence (1933-1945) regarding his father's death, as well as letters from his parents while Vance attended the University of Oklahoma. Leon Robert Vance Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1933-1953

Merle Montgomery Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1746
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Musician. Correspondence, clippings and programs, arranged by state, from Dr. Montgomery's association with the National Federation of Music Clubs, as president and as their representative to the United Nations.
Dates: 1960-1978

Mrs. Garner G. Collums Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-921
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Invitations, clippings, programs and directories from various clubs, including the University of Oklahoma Faculty Club, the University Women's Club, the Y.W.C.A., the Girl Scouts, and the Red Cross, all collected by Mrs. Collums, whose husband was director of housing at the University of Oklahoma. Margaret Collums Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1943-1950

Oklahoma Safety Council Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1864
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Public service organization. Local reports (1948) for the National Pedestrian Protection Contest; annual inventories (1948) of local traffic safety activities; Public Safety Education Campaign material (1952-1960) including clippings, radio and television scripts, and pamphlets; along with news releases (ca. 1950) and reports (1946-1949) from the Oklahoma Safety Council.
Dates: 1946-1960

Ruth McCornack Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1295
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Collector. Newspaper clippings, booklets, event programs and broadsides (1910-1912) all regarding student life at Kingfisher College, Oklahoma; an issue (1932) of the "Kingfisher College Alumni News"; and a yearbook (1913-1914) published by the Chaminade Club, an Oklahoma City women's club. Ruth McCornack Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1910-1932

William Vance Shook Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-562
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Minister. A typewritten autobiography (1953) of the Rev. W. Vance Shook, a Methodist circuit-rider in Oklahoma, describing the churches he founded and pastored; newspaper clippings (1938-1957) regarding the death of Shook's wife, Lottie Lee, and the establishment of the Methodist Episcopal Churches in Putnam City (Okla.) and at Eighth and Lee Streets in Oklahoma City; and publications (1918-1935), including a booklet regarding the history of the Methodist Church in Logan County, Oklahoma, and programs from the Putnam City and Eighth and Lee Streets Methodist Churches. William Vance Shook Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1918-1954