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Jesse Lee Rader Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-508
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University of Oklahoma librarian. Correspondence (1906-1953) from friends and colleagues regarding the Oklahoma Library Commission and the Oklahoma Library Association, and including a letter from University of Oklahoma President David Ross Boyd regarding the dismissal of Boyd, Rader and numerous faculty colleagues by Governor Charles N. Haskell; minutes (1925) of meetings of the Oklahoma Library Association; constitutions and bylaws (1905-1907) of the Oklahoma Library Association, and of University of Oklahoma student clubs including the Websterian Literary Society and Ka-nun-ta-klage Dramatic Club; Rader's student grade reports (1905-1906) from the University; publications (1901-1952); certificates (1904-1951); and a speech (1952) delivered by Rader at a dinner held in his honor.
Dates: 1901-1953

Jim Hughes Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-300
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Labor official. Scrapbooks (1948-1957) of newspaper clippings concerning investigations of labor problems, legislation and strikes; copies of the United Mine Workers Journal (1957); a typescript of a speech (1957) Hughes presented to the Oklahoma State Federation of Labor; a program (1957) of the convention; and a contract and financial agreement for publication of "A Labor History of Oklahoma.".
Dates: 1948-1958

John Andrew Simpson Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-567
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Correspondence (1917-1934) with Simpson regarding Oklahoma Farmers' Union and National Farmers' Union policies, issues and activities, including financial papers and meeting minutes of both organizations, and Simpson's nomination for the office of U.S. Secretary of Agriculture in Franklin Roosevelt's first cabinet. Correspondents include Franklin Roosevelt, Huey P. Long, Henry Morgenthau, James A. Farley and Elmer Thomas. Also in the collection are diaries (1924-1934), transcripts of radio and other speeches (1919-1933), clippings (n.d.) and newspapers (1917-1934) all relating to farm topics.
Dates: 1917-1934

John Calloway Walton Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-641
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Governor of Oklahoma, 1923. Personal and official correspondence (1916-1948) regarding Walton's gubernatorial campaign, his term as governor, his impeachment, and his campaign against the Oklahoma Ku Klux Klan; election campaign literature and paraphernalia (1919-1938); speeches (1922-1938); newspaper clippings (1919-1943); transcripts (1823) of legal testimony from numerous military trials in Oklahoma concerning racist and other Klan-sponsored incidents, and from Walton's impeachment trials; and publications (1923-1924) regarding the Klan, politics and government, etc.
Dates: 1903-1948

John E. Standifer Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-1735
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Physician. Patient account ledgers (1900-1907) from Dr. Standifer's medical practice in Elk City, Oklahoma; and certificates (1900-1908) authorizing medical practice in the Territory and State of Oklahoma. Included in the back of one ledger is a written speech by Standifer regarding and unidentified medical topic.
Dates: 1900-1908

Joseph A. Brandt Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-912
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University of Oklahoma President, 1941-1944. Correspondence (1940-1980) with professors, deans and administrators of the University of Oklahoma, the University of Oklahoma Press, and others; speeches (1948-1950) by Brandt and articles (1940-1948) collected by Brandt. Joseph A. Brandt Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1915-1980

Julien C. Monnet Collection

 Collection — Box: M-6
Identifier: WHC-M-412
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University of Oklahoma professor. Newspaper clippings relating to Monnet's career at the University of Oklahoma; and speeches (1911) by Monnet. Julien C. Monnet Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1892-1913

Lea Murray Nichols Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-439
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Newspaperman. Correspondence (1903-1951) regarding personal affairs, politicians and political events, and the National Editorial Association; speeches (n.d.) of Nichols; and publications (1917-1944) by pacifist organizations and government agencies regarding America's involvement in World War II and Nazi Germany's relations with other European nations. Lea Murray Nichols Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1903-1951

Leon Chase Phillips Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-490
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Oklahoma governor. Correspondence (1934-1951) regarding Phillips's gubernatorial, legislative and political affairs; scrapbooks (1936-1941) of news clippings regarding his political career; publications (1933-1941) regarding political conventions; trial transcripts (1943-1944) of cases involving the State of Oklahoma; speeches (1936-1944); government documents (1940); cartoons (n.d.) regarding Phillips and his political career; certificates (1932-1951) awarded to Phillips; and a leatherbound copy of Phillip's inaugural address (1939). Leon C. Phillips Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1933-1951

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

Lola Clark Pearson Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-479
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Editor and clubwoman. Correspondence (1888-1950) regarding personal affairs, the General Federation of Women's Clubs, the "Oklahoma Farmer-Stockman" magazine, and the state and national Republican Parties; speeches (n.d.); scrapbooks (1920-1947); certificates (1915-1948); newspaper clippings (1919-1945); Soviet propaganda posters (1929); programs (1918-1948) from women's clubs and other organizations; and minutes, constitutions and bylaws (1909-1937) of General Federation of Women's Clubs committees. Lola Clark Pearson Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1888-1951

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

McIntosh County Medical Society Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-1371
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Minutes of meetings (1906-1910, 1922-1923, 1939, 1943-1948); correspondence (1923-1949); resolutions and speeches from programs; memberships and dues records (1921-1948); Oklahoma State Medical Association constitution and by-laws; and copies of the American Medical Association's Secretary's Letter (1948).
Dates: 1906-1949

Medicine Shows Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-1375
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Correspondence and speches (1911-1927); recipes for patent medicine, permanent waving solutions, and cleaning solutions; and advertisements (1887-1925) for patent medicines. Medicine Shows Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1887-1925

Mrs. C. D. Ellison Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-185
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Collector. A pamphlet entitled "Darlington, the Indian's Friend" which chronicles the life of Brinton Darlington, Cheyenne-Arapaho agent and Quaker missionary; a manuscript for a speech by Judge Edgar S. Vaught giving a brief history of Oklahoma; and a diary (1891-1893) kept by Caro Emerson while a student at Bethany College, Topeka, Kansas.
Dates: 1834-1956

Mushalatubbee Collection

 Item
Identifier: WHC-M-1079
Scope and Contents Indian chief. Typescript of speech (1835) by Mushalatubbee regarding peace between the Choctaws and neighboring tribes to the west.
Dates: 1835

O. E. Howell Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-1282
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Physician. A copy of a speech (1946) by Dr. Howell in which he recounts his experiences as a country physician in Oktaha, Oklahoma (1904-1929). Also included are copies of the "Saturday Evening Post" (1907), the "Illustrated London News" (1915) and a copy of a flyer advertising the movie "Ashes of Vengence" starring Norma Talmage. O.E. Howell Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1907-1946

Oklahoma Democratic Party Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-1829
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Campaign brochures (1930-1958) for Democratic candidates; press releases (1949-1952) of speeches and statements given by Democratic Party officials; a scrapbook (1958) regarding the inaugurations of Oklahoma governors E.W. Marland, Johnston Murray, Roy J. Turner, and Raymond D. Gary; a speakers' manual (1936) for the Democratic campaign in Oklahoma; official proceedings (1944) of the Democratic Convention; and the Democratic campaign textbook (1916) for Oklahoma.
Dates: 1916-1958

Oklahoma Genealogical Society Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-453
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Two typescripts (ca. 1958), one a list of recommended readings regarding heraldry, and the other a speech (1958) by Ralph A. Brandt regarding genealogy.
Dates: 1958

Orel Busby Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-72
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Judge. Correspondence, speeches, and clippings (1942) concerning Busby's unsuccessful candidacy for the Democratic nomination for U.S. Senator from Oklahoma; correspondence (1918) concerning Busby's successful candidacy for election as judge of Pontotoc County, Oklahoma; correspondence (1924-1927) from Busby's term as a member of the University of Oklahoma Board of Regents; and correspondence (1935-1937) concerning his unsuccessful bid for nomination to a federal judgeship in Oklahoma. Orel Busby Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1918-1959

Paul F. Sharp Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-2121
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Professor. Papers (1964-1989) including correspondence, speeches, book contracts and research materials relating to Sharp's presidency at Drake University and the University of Oklahoma, his publications, and his attendance at conferences, commencement exercises, and inaugurations of other university presidents. Also included is correspondence with Gilbert Fite and information about his career in higher education.
Dates: 1964-1989

Paul George Ruggiers Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-537
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Professor. Correspondence, reports, speeches, financial records, and guides produced by the Great Plains Conference on Higher Education which convened at the University of Oklahoma in 1956, to explore possible cultural services rendered by regional universities and colleges.
Dates: 1956

Pleasant Porter Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-499
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Typescripts of correspondence, speeches and proclamations, and newspaper articles relating to Porter as Principal Chief of the Creek Nation and President of the Sequoyah Convention, to the allotment of land by the Dawes Commissison, the termination of tribal government, and the Sequoyah Movement.
Dates: 1871-1902

Raymond Dancel Gary Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-2003
Scope and Contents FULL FINDING AID (PDF)Oklahoma Governor. Papers (1955-1958) of Oklahoma Governor Raymond D. Gary, including commissions and appointments; correspondence concerning bills before the state legislature; radio speeches and press files; correspondence concerning the teacher's retirement referendum; alphabetical files of Gary's executive assistant, Clarence Burch; minutes of meetings and correspondence from the Commissioners of the Land Office; files of the Budget Office, including payroll information; reports and correspondence concerning other individual state boards and committees; appointments and general correspondence of the Governor's office; welfare files, including claims and correspondence organized by county; correspondence concerning pardons, paroles and extraditions; and correspondence files, by organization, by personal name, and from out of state. Raymond Dancel Gary...
Dates: 1955-1958

Raymond Stallings McLain Collection

 Collection — Drawer: 8613
Identifier: WHC-M-395
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U.S. Army officer. Correspondence (1929-1954) concerning McLain's personal and business affairs; orders, memoranda, reports (1920-1937) and correspondence (1939-1940) from McLain's service with the Oklahoma National Guard; speeches (1947-1954) made by McLain as Chief of Information of the U.S. Army and as a member of the National Security Training Commission; typescript account (n.d.) by McLain of his participation as commander of the 45th Division Artillery in the Allied invasion of Sicily during World War II; and a typescript account by McLain of the 45th Division Artillery's role in the Battle of the Aisne (1918) in World War I.
Dates: 1912-1987

Redmond Selecman Cole Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1951
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Judge. Correspondence (1894-1927) regarding Cole's personal affairs, politics and government at both local and state levels, and cases tried in Oklahoma courts; legal briefs (1909-1925); publications (1908-1956) concerning politics and government; and speeches (n.d.) delivered by Cole before civic and fraternal organizations.
Dates: 1894-1956

Robert Alexander Hefner Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1062
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Mayor. Biography (1874-1956) of Hefner, Mayor of Oklahoma City; genealogy of the Hefner family; mayoral addresses (1947) to the city council of Oklahoma City; and a news magazine (1947) of the First National Bank Building in Oklahoma City; and files (1918-1939) arranged by person, company or subject which include correspondences, receipts, legal case briefs, and various other documents.
Dates: 1918-1965

Rose Mary Burt Wyatt Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-689
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Printed speeches (1911) of Oklahoma Senator Robert L. Owen; letters (1938-1943) from Samuel Sandheimer; and letters (1886-1889) from Wyatt's former instructors at Sacred Heart Mission, Indian Territory, Mother Mary Joseph and Sister Mary Francis Bernard, regarding mission work throughout Indian Territory. Rose Mary Burt Wyatt Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1886-1943

Temple Houston Collection

 Item
Identifier: WHC-M-297
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Attorney. A typescript of a speech (1898) by Houston at the laying of the cornerstone of Northwestern State Teachers College, Alva, Oklahoma.
Dates: 1898

Thomas Parker Collection

 Collection — Box: P-10
Identifier: WHC-M-1213
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American Indian Chief. A biographical sketch of Parker, and his farewell message to the Chickasaw Nation legislature as Principal Chief.
Dates: ca. 1872-1928