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Jennie Lou Grey Quong Collection

 Collection — Box: Q-1
Identifier: WHC-M-1845
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Artist. Photocopies of typescripts (1953) regarding the death of Mrs. Quong's husband in the Korean War, and the internment of Japanese-Americans in the United States during World War II.
Dates: 1953

Jerome Dowd Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-979
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Sociologist. Personal correspondence and manuscripts of books and articles written by Dowd while a professor of sociology at the University of Oklahoma from 1907 to 1947. The manuscripts include two copies of Dowd's book"The Negro in American Life" (1926); three unpublished manuscripts entitled "Seeing the World by Tramping and Ford Car" (1939)"The New World as Viewed by the Prophets and Interpreted by Jerome Dowd" (1943), and "Social Aspects of Art" (n.d.), and two article-length manuscripts dealing with Oklahoma prison reform and juvenile delinquency. Jerome Dowd Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1891-1943

Jimmie Hicks Collection

 Item
Identifier: WHC-M-2139
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An unpublished manuscript (ca. 1990) by Jimmie Hicks entitled"A Critique of the PBS Television Program'Indians, Outlaws and Angie Debo' The American Experience# 103." In this 18 page paper, Hicks introduces the principals, presents a point-by-point criticism of the program and discusses Debo's book And Still The Waters Run, the controversy over its publication, and defends Edward E. Dale's role in the controversy.
Dates: ca. 1990

John Alley Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-7
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University of Oklahoma professor. Letter (1912) to Alley from Victor M. Locke, Jr., Principal Chief of the Choctaws, listing present and former Principal Chiefs of the Five Civilized Tribes, and discussing the status of the Choctaw government; a manuscript entitled "For the First Time, the True Story of the Last Oklahoma Indian Uprising as Told by the Man who Put it Down" as related to Alley by Col. Roy V. Hoffman of the Oklahoma National Guard; Hoffman's official reports concerning that uprising, also known as the Crazy Snake Rebellion, along with Governor Charles N. Haskell's orders; material concerning Kingfisher College; documents about the Dalton family; and miscellaneous research notes and correspondence. John Alley Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1890-1940

John L. Coffey Collection

 Item
Identifier: WHC-M-114
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Collector. A document (1725) of proceedings before a royal notary concerning the death of a member of the Fourche family and the family's colonial estate. The document is written in French and is untranslated.
Dates: 1725

John Lynn Newland Collection

 Item
Identifier: WHC-M-436
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Newspaper editor. A manuscript (n.d.) of "The Editor's Story" by John Lynn Newland. Mrs. John Lynn Newland Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: unspecified

John M. Virden Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1352
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U.S. Air Force officer. Correspondence (1953-1958) regarding Col. Virden's writings and other subjects; newspaper and magazine articles (1951-1968) by and about Virden, and one book-length manuscript (ca. 1965) entitled "Andrew J. Byrne" written by U.S. Ambassador to France James M. Gavin, with Virden's assistance. Principal correspondents in this collection include James M. Gavin, Carl Albert, Neill Bohlinger, Walker D. Grisso and Arthur McAnally. John M. Virden Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1951-1968

John Milton Oskison Collection

 Collection — Folder: O-8
Identifier: WHC-M-466
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Author. Photo identification pass (1917) issued by the American Commission to Negotiate Peace of World War I; and two unpublished manuscripts, one entitled "The Singing Bird" and the other an unfinished autobiography which chronicles Oskison's life in the Cherokee Nation and elsewhere. John Milton Oskison Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1917-1947

John Riley Walker Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-1344
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Physician. Manuscripts (ca. 1930-1940) of papers presented before the Oklahoma State Medical Association by Dr. Walker; a college yearbook (1904) and a booklet (1907) published by Keokok College (Iowa).
Dates: 1904-1944

John Samuel Ezell Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-997
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History professor. Transcript of an oral history interview (1984) conducted by Herbert R. Hengst with John S. Ezell, recounting Ezell's tenure as Dean of the University of Oklahoma College of Liberal Arts and Sciences; research and seminar papers (1955-1980) written by Ezell's students and colleagues, including three by Jack Ericson Eblen concerning the growth of the black slave population in nineteenth-century America and Cuba, and one by Gary L. Cunningham concerning gambling in frontier Kansas.
Dates: 1955-1984

John W. Renner Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-2538
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Professor. Manuscripts and personal papers relating to the life of John W. Renner, Professor of Science Education, University of Oklahoma. Articles and notes (1949-1960); manuscript of "A Textbook of Heat" by L.D. Weld (1951-1958); "Physics Topics" by Renner and Montgomery, and by Renner and Packard (1960s); manuscript copy of "Teaching Science in the Secondary School" by Renner and Stafford (1967-1971). "Physics Textbook, Teacher's Guide and Lab Experiments" by Renner (1966-1972); manuscript copy of "Investigations in Physical Science" by Renner, Stafford and Kellogg (1972-1975); "Guiding Learning in the Secondary School" by Renner, Bibens and Shepherd (1970-1972); "Scope and Sequence" (1979); and various materials including correspondence and clippings (1956-1991).
Dates: 1949-1991

John Wesley Morris Collection

 Collection — Drawer: 8608
Identifier: WHC-M-1723
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Geographer. Correspondence (1939-1982); papers (1942-1956) concerning Morris's military service in the United States Navy and in the United States Army Reserves; certificates and diplomas (1864-1892); account books (1962-1969); and manuscripts, research notes, correspondence, and contracts (ca. 1950-1982) concerning books and articles by Morris, a University of Oklahoma geography professor. John Wesley Morris Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1864-1982

Kay Peters Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-487
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Photographer. An account (n.d.) by Peters of his participation in the Land Run of 1893 into the Cherokee Strip; correspondence (1904) regarding settlement of the estate of a deceased relative; a warranty deed (1900); and a Garfield County Tax Assessment List (1927). Kay Peters Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1904-1927

Kenneth C. Kaufman Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-333
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Editor. Manuscripts (1929-1940) of poetry, short stories, and plays; printed material (1930-1942), including literary publications; a bibliography (n.d.) of Oklahoma writers; and certificates and diplomas (1908-1926) received by Kaufman. Kenneth C. Kaufman Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1908-1942

Kent Ruth Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1792
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Author. Original manuscript, first proof, and plate proof of Ruth's book"Colorado Vacations" published by the Alfred A. Knopf Co. in 1959, along with personal and professional correspondence (1920s-1980s); research files (1956-1988) for various projects; drafts, story lines, and manuscripts (1928-1965) for articles and books; travel columns (1971-1985); trip notes (1950-1985); and general research notes (1962-1990). Kent Ruth Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1920-1990

Kiowa County Historical Society Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-1263
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Anonymous manuscripts regarding crime and criminals in Kiowa County, Oklahoma, and specifically concerning Frank Nash, a bank robber and killer from Hobart, Oklahoma. Kiowa County Historical Society Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1911-1945

L. C. Heydrick Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-277
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Oil prospector. Correspondence (1901, 1931-1939, 1944, 1953) relating to Jesse A. Heydrick's discovery of oil in Red Fork, Oklahoma; a manuscript (1931) of unpublished chapters of "J.W. Flenner's History of Early Oil Developments in Oklahoma"; legal papers (1901); newspaper clippings; and a bound report (1953) entitled "Red Fork Discovery, June 1901" by L.C. Heydrick. L.C. Heydrick Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1901-1953

L. E. Crawford Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-947
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Author. Manuscripts of articles dealing with cattle branding, cowboy life and work, and lists of cattle brands used in Western Oklahoma, the Texas Panhandle and Western Kansas. L.E. Crawford Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1885-ca.1949

Lelia Hudson Reeve Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1822
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Pioneer. Typescripts of manuscripts (ca. 1922) by Mrs. Reeve, entitled "Early Days in Western Kansas" "Santa Fe Trail" and "Early Days in Oklahoma.".
Dates: ca. 1922

Leonard M. Logan Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-363
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University professor. Correspondence (1950-1958) with the Department of the Interior, congressmen, and the Bureau of Indian Affairs; reports (1956-1963) and newspaper clippings (1925-1961) concerning Indian affairs; and manuscripts (1948) entitled "The Care of Chronic and Convalescent Patients in Oklahoma" by Logan, and "Norman and Cleveland County, A Resource Inventory.".
Dates: 1925-1961

Lester Hargrett Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-253
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Writer and bibliographer. Manuscript, galley sheets, and page prints (1951) of "Oklahoma Imprints"; and photocopies of manuscripts (1836 and 1881) relating to the extension of the western boundary of Arkansas and the granting of a right-of-way to the Chicago, Texas and Mexican Railway Company and to the St. Louis and San Francisco Railway Company.
Dates: 1951

Lois Lenski Collection

 Collection — Drawer: 8612
Identifier: WHC-M-356
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Author and illustrator. Manuscripts (1918-1971), original artwork (1917-1939) and typescripts of speeches and articles (1932-1970) by Lenski; her business and personal correspondence (1912-1972); biographical materials (1930-1970) on Lenski, including a scrapbook compiled by Letha Barde; and information (1956-1972) concerning collections of Lois Lenski materials in other repositories. Lois Lenski Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1907-1972

Louis Alvin Turley Collection

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-1380
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Professor. An unpublished manuscript by Dr. Turley entitled "Nephron: A Critical Study of the Data From the Structure, Pathology, and Experimentation on the Function of the Several Parts of the Kidney.".
Dates: 1947

Lucile Snider Parks Collection

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Identifier: WHC-M-1872
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Journalist. A photostatic copy of a typescript (n.d.) by Parks entitled "Prairie Prelude: 1897-1903" describing her childhood in Pawnee, Indian Territory.
Dates: unspecified

Lucile Spire Blachly and Charles Dallas Blachly Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-1972
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Physicians. Correspondence (1924-1955) regarding personal affairs and issues such as health and socialized medicine; minutes (1934-1936), publications (ca. 1932-1936) and correspondence regarding the Oklahoma County Consumers Council, a Depression-era agency established by the National Emergency Council; manuscripts (ca. 1915-1935) by the Blachlys regarding various aspects of national health, as well as a short autobiography of Lucile Blachly; and certificates and diplomas (1928-1950). Lucile and Charles Blachly Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1915-1955

Madeline Czarina Colbert Conlan Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-928
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Historian. Manuscripts by Conlan reflecting the histories and cultures of numerous Indian tribes, the Choctaw Indians in particular, from 1756 to 1932; and a textbook, published in Great Britain (1950).
Dates: 1932-1950

Margaret Morse Nice Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1786
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Ornithologist. Correspondence (1920-1945) with fellow ornithologists; notebooks (1914-1929) of bird sightings in Oklahoma; notecards (1905-1929); research notes (1920-1930) of Margaret Nice; a typescript copy (n.d.) of "Wild Life of Tulsa County (Oklahoma)" by Edith R. Force; a manuscript"Economic Value of Oklahoma Birds" by E.D. Crabb; and reprints (1930-1952) of articles about birds. Margaret Morse Nice Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1905-1952

Marion Sherwood Lahman Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-350
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Botanist. A manuscript (1950) with drawings of "Some Cacti of Our Southwest" by Lahman; papers (1936) from the meetings of the Cactus and Succulent Society of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; and botanical illustrations (1950) of western wildflowers, painted by Lahman in watercolor. Marion Sherwood Lahman Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1936-1950

Marriott-Rachlin Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-1230
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Anthropologists. Correspondence, research materials and manuscripts of Alice Lee Marriott and Carol Rachlin assembled during their collaboration on several essays and manuscripts relating to Native American society, mythology and peyotism.
Dates: 1963-1975

Mary Brownlee Frederickson Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-1013
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Typescripts and manuscripts of poetry and short stories regarding the Oklahoma oil fields and the oil industry, all by Mary B. Frederickson. Mary Brownlee Frederickson Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1920-1930