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Roy J. McKeown Collection

 Item
Identifier: WHC-M-1954
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Editor. A typescript entitled "Life History of Joannah Floyd Reed and William J. Reed, As Told by Joannah Floyd Reed" recounting their settlement in Ada, Oklahoma, which was named after their eldest daughter, and where they operated several businesses.
Dates: 1951

Roy Pittard Stewart Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-594
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Journalist. Manuscripts and galley proofs of books by Stewart, including "The Turner Ranch" and "One of a Kind: The Life of C.R. Anthony"; and an unpublished manuscript "Ambassador on Horseback" regarding the life and career of Oklahoma-born jockey Everett Haynes, including his racing career in Germany from the mid-1920's through World War II. Roy Pittard Stewart Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1980-1982

Roy Temple House Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-296
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Educator. Manuscripts (n.d.) of short stories by House, Emil Lucka (in German), Jose de la Cuadra, and others; and correspondence (1939-1951) concerning House's work with the University of Oklahoma and "Books Abroad" much of it from Ada P. McCormick, editor of "Letters of Relationships and Recognition.".
Dates: 1939-1951

Royden James Dangerfield Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-147
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University of Oklahoma professor. Manuscripts (ca. 1930-ca. 1948) of both published and unpublished works by Dangerfield, including a history of Oklahoma political campaign platforms from 1890-1914 "The Hidden Weapon: The Story of Economic Warfare" co-authored with David L. Gordon, and others dealing with international relations and Oklahoma state and local government; reprints (1914-1940); and research notes (ca. 1930-ca. 1948) concerning the Oklahoma Land Run of 1889, Oklahoma politics, international law, and international relations, including research material for "The Hidden Weapon" concerning the Allied blockade of Germany during World War II.
Dates: 1914-1948

Ruth Brewer Stith Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-596
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Editor. Correspondence (1910, 1931) concerning the works of Theodore F. Brewer, and short manuscripts by Brewer concerning the Methodist Church in Indian Territory, and entitled"The Indians of Oklahoma" "Historical Sketch of our Work in Oklahoma" "Work Among the Indians" "Muskogee Ministerial Association" "Meeting of the General Board of Education" and "Spaulding Female College." Also included is a manuscript poem (1863) entitled "Red Shiloh" attributed to Brewer, and purportedly written after his participation in the Battle of Shiloh.
Dates: 1863-1931

S. W. Campbell Collection

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Identifier: WHC-M-83
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Collector. A manuscript recounting a journey made in 1857 by Campbell's family over the Oregon Trail to Colorado to prospect for silver.
Dates: 1926

Sam M. Truss Collection

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Identifier: WHC-M-2083
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Collector. A handwritten manuscript entitled "History of the Truss Family from 1786 to 1912" by C.C. Truss.
Dates: 1913

Samuel Glasstone Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-1032
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Author. Collection consists of the rough draft, final manuscript, and galley proof for Glasstone's book"The Book of Mars" published in 1968 by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
Dates: 1968

Samuel Price Ross Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-534
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Physician. Patient account ledgers (1912-1922); certificates and diplomas (1899-1922); and a typescript (ca. 1936) of an account by Mrs. Ross of her experiences as the wife of a physician in the Indian Territory. Samuel Price Ross Photograph Collections also in repository.
Dates: 1899-1936

Samuel Williams Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-670
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Cotton farmer. Correspondence (1909-1949) to and from Williams regarding the Beckham County, Oklahoma World War I relief and finance effort, including a letter (1918) from Gov. Robert L. Williams; correspondence regarding Williams' invention and patenting of a cotton cleaning machine; blueprints (ca. 1924) of the machine; a typescript (n.d.) by Williams regarding the Chisholm Trail in Beckham County; and official reports (1918-1919) regarding the Liberty Bond and Liberty Loan Drives in Beckham County. Samuel Williams Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1909-1949

Sandra Mackey papers and slides

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-2878
Scope and Contents Journalist. The papers and photographic slides (1962-2013) of educator, author, and Middle East expert Sandra Mackey, who began her career as an undercover reporter in Saudi Arabia. The collection is primarily comprised of her book manuscripts, published articles, research and background notes, and publicity materials. The papers feature Mackey’s correspondence with publishers, family, and friends, as well as her travel journals that record her observations on local conditions and society. The collection also contains video and audio recordings of her interviews and research notes, and color slides and photographs that document her career and travels throughout the Middle East and Asia.
Dates: 1962 - 2013

Sardis Roy Hadsell Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-242
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English professor. correspondence (1916-1942); freshman English placement exams and results (1936-1940), and English Department circulars and course outlines (1929-1940) from the University of Oklahoma; report of an audit (1905) of the University's finances; manuscript accounts by Hadsell of the early history of the University, including "(Vernon L.) Parrington in Oklahoma" (n.d.)"A History of the University of Oklahoma" (1929), and "Twenty-Eight Years After" (1928), which relates Hadsell's experiences with the 1900 expedition of the Oklahoma Geological Survey, plus a typescript of Hadsell's diary from the expedition. Sardis Roy Hadsell Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1900-1942

Savoie Lottinville Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-1703
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Editor. Edited manuscripts of "Travels in North America, 1822-1824" by Paul Wilhelm, Duke of Wurttemberg, and "Life of George Bent" by George E. Hyde; articles (1964-1977) by Lottinville on George Milburn, the University of Oklahoma seal, and the Rhodes Legal History Collection at the University of Okalhoma; a letter (1966) from E.N. Roberts to R.L. Disney, relating the meeting of Rev. John Roberts with a woman claiming to be Sacajawea in 1883; and a notarized statement (1953) of Frank M. Wyncoop concerning the Sand Creek Massacre, belonging to Lottinville, editor of the University of Oklahoma's University Press, 1938-1975.
Dates: 1953-1977

Sherman Paxton Lawton Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1340
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Professor. Television scripts and publicity (1951-1959) for "The Open Window" radio scripts (1953) for "Labor's Side of the News" and "Wake Up to Yesterday"; correspondence (1945-1961); manuscripts (ca. 1935-1960) of articles and short stories; curriculum material (1934-1960) and printed material (1927-1968) of Lawton, a Speech Communications Professor at the University of Oklahoma.
Dates: 1927-1968

Spencer Hilton Norton Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1810
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Composer. Musical scores of compositions by Norton, a music professor from 1934 to 1975 at the University of Oklahoma.
Dates: ca. 1930-ca. 1970

Stovall Museum Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1738
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Antiphonaries, psalmody manuscripts, and a Roman Catholic missal from a colonial-era church in San Lucas Camotlan, Oaxaca, Mexico. Stovall Museum Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1634-1721

Stuart Ramsay Tompkins Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-619
Abstract Historian. Personal and professional correspondence (1932-1956); Tompkins' book manuscripts (n.d.) on the Soviet Union; lecture notes (n.d.) used by Tompkins in his classes on Russian history; student grade registers (1932-1955) from Tompkins' courses at the University of Oklahoma; and Tompkins' diary (1917) detailing his experiences with the Sixth Canadian Trench Mortar Battery in France during World War I.
Dates: 1917-1956

T. H. Milby Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-2689
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A typescript draft of Oklahoma Landscapes: A Century of Change, by T. H. Milby and Forrest L. Johnson, edited by Bob Burke. Published by the Oklahoma Heritage Association in 2008.
Dates: 2008

Territorial Oklahoma Manuscripts Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-1937
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Subject collection. Typescript and original manuscript accounts by pioneers and frontiersmen regarding the settlement of No Man's Land and the Oklahoma and Indian Territories.
Dates: 1881-1907

The Carlisle Barracks Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-1061
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Collector. Hand-printed, bound manuscripts (n.d.) in the Ethiopian/Amharic language, brought to the United States from Africa during World War II and believed to be a regional religious text.
Dates: undated

Thelma Brown Walker Collection

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Identifier: WHC-M-1343
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A typescript of a paper (ca. 1970) by Walker regarding the history of the Territory of Oklahoma, the Cherokee Strip, and of Fairview, Oklahoma Territory.
Dates: ca. 1970

Thomas C. Battey Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-735
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Teacher. Diaries of Battey (1872-1884) and correspondence with family members (1873-1874) regarding his experience as a teacher to Native Americans, along with a manuscript by Battey entitled "Life and Adventures of a Quaker Among the Indians." Thomas C. Battey Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1824-1897

Thomas Franklin Pierce, Sr., Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-493
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Professor. An autobiographical manuscript (n.d.) concerning Pierce's experiences as a teacher in the Indian Territory and Oklahoma; poetry (n.d.) by Pierce; and a manuscript account (ca. 1930) of Pierce's visit to the Grand Canyon.
Dates: ca. 1930

Thomas Pugh Martin, Jr., Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-379
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Banker. Programs (1913-1931) of Oklahoma City businessmen's clubs; currency issued by the Confederate States of America (1864) and federal and state governments of Mexico (1915-1916); and a manuscript (1933) by Martin regarding early telephone service in Marlow, Oklahoma. Also in this collection are posters (ca. 1925) advocating use of the new airmail service, showing the dirigible "Shanandoah" an early touring car, and an early airplane. Thomas Pugh Martin, Jr. Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1873-1952

Thomas W. Woodrow Collection

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Identifier: WHC-M-681
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Clergyman and socialist. Manuscripts (n.d.) and sermons (1880-1891) by Woodrow regarding his views on religion, socio-economics and socialism; ledgers (ca. 1912) with subscription requests for Woodrow's publication"Woodrow's Monthly"; and publications (1913-1918) regarding the Socialist Party in Oklahoma and the United States.
Dates: 1880-1918

Thurman Wilkins Collection

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Identifier: WHC-M-1224
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Author. Manuscripts and galley proof of the book "Cherokee Tragedy: The Ridge Family and the Decimation of a People" by Wilkins, published by the University of Oklahoma Press in 1986.
Dates: 1986

Travis Dan Anthony Collection

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Identifier: WHC-M-2042
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Teacher. Correspondence (1926, 1974-1989), newspaper articles (1982-1989), manuscripts (n.d.) and publications (1935-1987) by or about Travis D. Anthony and his stories based on life in rural Oklahoma, along with accounts of his student experiences at the University of Oklahoma in the 1930's. Travis D. Anthony Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1926-1989

University of Oklahoma Archives, College of Engineering, Engineering Club Collection, RG41/13

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Identifier: WHC-U-3536-2
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Major series include Correspondence and Letters (1953-66) regarding Engineering Open House; Press Releases, Drafts, and Memoranda (1971-74) regarding Science Day program; and Manuscripts (1967-71) of papers entered for the Technical Papers Contest.
Dates: 1953-1974(inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Archives, George Lynn Cross presidential records, RG03/01/08

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Identifier: WHC-U-3508
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Presidential papers and President Emeritus papers. Among the numerous series included in these papers are General Correspondence (1943-68) and Professional (Botany department) Correspondence (1931-44); Administrative files of the University of Oklahoma Research Institute (1939-73) including bound minute books (1941-73); and Athletics files (1946-57).
Dates: 1921-1991 (inclusive)

University of Oklahoma Press Collection

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Identifier: WHC-M-634
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Correspondence (1928-1956) between Press directors, University of Oklahoma officials, and authors regarding books published by the press, its publishing procedures and standards, and its daily operations. Also included are readers' reports (1930-1956) of submitted manuscripts; rejected book manuscripts (1934-1956); accepted book manuscripts (n.d.); and minutes and proceedings (1944-1961) of various working committees of the University of Oklahoma and the American Association of University Presses. University of Oklahoma Press Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1928-1962