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A. M. Thompson Collection

 Collection — Box: T-1
Identifier: WHC-M-609
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Merchant. Correspondence (1902-1948) rergarding the death of Thompson's son in France during World War I, and the controversy regarding a new townsite for Walters, Oklahoma; publications (1913-1919) regarding Oklahoma's role in the American war effort during World War I; programs (1936) of the Wichita Mountains Easter Pageant; certificates (1885-1920); and a scrapbook (n.d.) and a typescript of a speech (n.d.) by Thompson regarding the origin and early years of Walters, Oklahoma. Alfred M. Thompson Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1885-1948

Advertising of the West collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-2715
Abstract

Promotional brochures, flyers, handbills, maps, and original illustrations advertising geographic locations in the American West, as well as using the image of the West to sell other goods and services. The materials advertise tourist destinations such as rodeos, ranches, and the Grand Canyon; promotional brochures for western cities and towns such as Deming, New Mexico, and Lander, Wyoming; illustrated mining company stock certificates; and illustrations by Ken Laager for the covers of various western novels.

Dates: 1874 - 2016

Albert Pike Hospital Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-704
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Hospital for women and handicapped children. Admittance records and ledgers of the Albert Pike Hospital, McAlester General Hospital and All Saints Hospital, all in McAlester, Oklahoma. Also includes a Certificate of Incorporation (1928) granted to the hospital by the State of Oklahoma.

Dates: 1917-1948

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

Anna Iverson Hollem Collection

 Collection — Box: H-12
Identifier: WHC-M-1258
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Collector. Correspondence, teacher's certificates and examination scores, letters of recommendation, and tax receipts belonging to Charles L. Hollem, Anna Hollem's husband. All materials date from 1892 to 1901, except for souvenirs from Hollem's lumberyard, and letters describing Hollem's funeral in 1935. Hollem taught school in Oklahoma Territory and later owned Lawton's first lumber-yard.

Dates: 1892-1935

Arthur Leslie Gregory Collection

 Collection — Box: Certificates and Diplomas
Identifier: WHC-M-2773
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Physician. A diploma (1918) from St. Louis College of Physicians and Surgeons, and a certificate (undated) for a post-graduate course in anatomy.

Dates: 1918

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

C. C. Jackson Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-314
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Surveyor. A certificate of allotment (1904) issued to Charles Wilson by the Cherokee Land Office at Tahlequah, Indian Territory.

Dates: 1904

C. Guy Cutlip Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-950
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Judge. Records (1930-1931) of the Oklahoma Bar Association's Board of Governors; speeches (1927-1936) by Cutlip; manuscripts regarding the history of Seminole County, Oklahoma, Wewoka, Oklahoma, and the Seminole Nation; Seminole Indian land allotment certificates (1901-1902); records (1905-1910) of the Wewoka Masonic Lodge; and a financial ledger (1867-1872) of the Wewoka Trading Company. C. Guy Cutlip Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1867-1967

Campbell Russell Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-538
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Correspondence (1905-1937) to and from Russell regarding the Oklahoma Corporation Commission of which he was a member; political posters (ca. 1920-1930) from Russell's election campaigns for the Corporation Commission and to Congress; speeches (ca. 1920-1930); by-laws and the certificate of incorporation (1933) for the Self-Help Exchange, a Depression-era unemployed persons league; and publications (1919-1936), including newspapers (1919-1925) printed by Russell for propaganda purposes, and transcripts (n.d.) of Oklahoma State Supreme Court proceedings.

Dates: 1904-1937

Charles Albert Prevost Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1016
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Investor. Correspondence from, advertisements about, and stock certificates (1918-1919) issued by the Okmulgee-Youngstown Oil Co. and the Indian Chief Oil and Gas Co. along with an advertisement (1919) regarding the productivity of the Okmulgee Oil Field. Charles A. Prevost Photograph collection also in repository.

Dates: 1918-1919

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

Charles Gary Price Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1840
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Physician. A notebook (1917-1918) with transcripts of lectures given at Camp Greenleaf, Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia during World War I to military physician trainees, and poetry (1918), presumably by Price; a book (1903) entitled "Pocket Cyclopedia of Medicine and Surgery" along with certificates and diplomas (1904-1914) awarded Price by medical schools and associations. Charles Gary Price Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1903-1918

Charles W. Fisk Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-1006
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Physician. Official transactions (1906) of the joint session of the Oklahoma State and Indian Territory Medical Associations; official publications (1906-1935) of the Oklahoma State Medical Association; correspondence (1926-1939) regarding Fisk's appointment as consulting surgeon to the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad; and certificates of election (1902-1908) to the position of city Councilman in Kingfisher, Oklahoma.

Dates: 1902-1939

Clarence S. Springstead, Jr. Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-586
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Collector. Correspondence (1911-1945), postcards (1934), newspaper clippings (1893), naturalization certificates (1882-1884), U.S. Army service records (1884-1933) and a last will and testament (1946) of Haus Kjennerud, a Norwegian emigrant. Also included in this collection are maps (1881-1890) of Washington, D.C. and of Oslo, Norway. Clarence S. Springtead Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1882-1946

Clyde C. Pickard Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-492
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Real estate agent. Personal correspondence (1918-1952); business correrspondence (1920-1947); financial records, including bank notes (1912-1946), deeds and leases (1914-1946), and daily and individual account ledgers; and certificates, including a homestead certificate (1893), from Pickard's real estate business in Norman, Oklahoma. Clyde C. Pickard Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1893-1952

Clyde Vernon Rice Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1799
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Physician. Reprints of medical articles (1918-1936) by Dr. Rice and certificates and diplomas (1908-1937) awarded to Dr. Rice by medical schools and civic groups, as well as licenses to practice medicine in Oklahoma and Missouri. Clyde Vernon Rice Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1908-1937

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

Earl C. Housh Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-2147
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Collector. Certificates entitled "The Imperial Council of the Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine" and "Lake Texoma College of Hunting and Fishing Diploma.".

Dates: 1920-1936

Earle Marvin Simon Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-1781
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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

Esthmer H. Skinner Collection

 Collection — Drawer: 8622
Identifier: WHC-M-1775
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Collector. A booklet (1969) published by Orange County, California in tribute to President Richard Nixon; certificates (1933) issued to Skinner by the Republican Party of California and the University of Oklahoma Foundation; and Nazi propaganda (1944-1945) airdropped to American troops during the Battle of the Bulge. Also included are sheets of postage stamps (1948-1957) commemorating the 50th anniversary of Oklahoma statehood and the centennials of the petroleum industry and the Five Civilized Tribes of Oklahoma.

Dates: 1944-1979

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

Frankie Culwell Collection

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Identifier: WHC-M-141
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Collector. A copy of an allotment certificate (1909) signed by Green McCurtain, Principal of the Choctaws, and made out to Willie Inez Kirkendall, a citizen of the Choctaw Nation.

Dates: 1909

Frederick Philander P. Von Keller Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1378
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Physician. Expense books (1888-1889), student lecture notes (1895) from Dr. Von Keller's electro-therapy class, and certificates and diplomas (1888-1935) issued to him by medical schools and by the Chickasaw Nation.

Dates: 1888-1935

George B. Rittenhouse Collection

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Identifier: WHC-M-2132
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Attorney. Certificate issued to Rittenhouse to practice law in the Territory of Oklahoma, June 7, 1905.

Dates: 1905

George Gustar Sohlberg Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-582
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Businessman. Financial papers (1883-1929) concerning Sohlberg's association with early Oklahoma City business interests, especially the milling industry; publications (1882-1939) regarding the release of popular movies, and the status of aviation in Thailand (ca. 1920); programs from the 1914 season of the Overholser Theater of Oklahoma City, and the 700th birthday celebration of the city of Berlin, Germany; a maintenance manual (1919) from the Cole Motor Car Company; bank notes (1857) issued by a Nebraska bank; and certificates (1909-1934) issued to Sohlberg and others. George Gustar Sohlberg Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1857-1942

George M. Bond Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-48
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Judge. Obituary (1922) of Bond, the first county judge of Jefferson County, Oklahoma; a list of Bond's brothers and sisters and their birth dates; a Certificate of Election (1916) to the Oklahoma Legislature; and two broadsides (1951) advertising the sale of a Hereford bull owned by Dr. and Mrs. Theodore G. Wails. George M. Bond Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1916-1951

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

George Wendel Phillips Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1881
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Physician. Patient account books (1911-1943) from Phillips' Sayre, Oklahoma practice, and certificates and diplomas (1901-1919) awarded Phillips by medical schools and by the states of Kentucky and Oklahoma. George Wendel Phillips Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1901-1943

Hicks Byers Epton Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-187
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Collector. Discharge certificates (1860–1880) issued by the U.S. Army to Seminole freedmen, including David Bowlegs, for service rendered during and after the Civil War.

Dates: 1860-1880