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Beth West Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-2584
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School teacher. Subject files (1913-1983) containing correspondence, diaries, family history, and school yearbooks relating to West's career as a school teacher, her student activities at Alva High School and Northwestern State Teachers College, Alva, Oklahoma, and her participation in organizations such as the Oklahoma Heritage Association and the Daughters of the American Revolution.
Dates: 1913-1983

Bethany Nazarene College Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-744
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College. Issues of The B-PC Historian (1952–1954) published by the Bethany-Peniel College Historical Society.
Dates: 1952–1954

Bettie Weldon Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-1465
Scope and Contents Black and white copy prints of a parade of members of the Ku Klux Klan Women's Organization at El Reno, Oklahoma.
Dates: 1918

Betty Kirk Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1964
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Journalist. Manuscripts of articles, correspondence, research notes, and reprints (1934-1973) used by Elizabeth Kirk Boyer, who wrote under the pen name Betty Kirk, in researching her articles and books concerning Mexico, United States politics, and international relations. Betty Kirk Photograph Collection also in repository. Betty Kirk Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1934-1973

Bilbey, G. N. (1868–1939)

 Collection — Box: Photo B-4
Identifier: WHC-P-0809
Scope and Contents A black-and-white copy print of Dr. G. N. Bilbey of Alva, Oklahoma.
Dates: undated

Bill and Lucille Balenti Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-2090
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Collectors. Newsclippings (1975) about the Balenti family, and handwritten or typed copies (n.d.) of Indian legends.
Dates: 1975

Bill Logan Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-1941
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Legislator. Resolution (1957) of the Senate of Oklahoma memorializing Senator Bill Logan.
Dates: 1957

Bill Snodgrass Collection

 Item
Identifier: WHC-M-1743
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A term paper by Snodgrass entitled"Early Development of Labor Unions in Oklahoma" detailing the rise of labor guilds, brotherhoods and unions in Indian Territory and Oklahoma Territory.
Dates: 1959

Bill York Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-691
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Radio station director. Songbooks (1939-1949) containing the words and texts of the songs of various recording artists popular in Oklahoma in the 1940's and 1950's, including Roy Rogers, Ernest Tubb and Merle Travis.
Dates: 1939-1949

Birdie Steward Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-1426
Scope and Contents Black and white original prints of railroad construction near Okay, Oklahoma, and mining activties near Bromide, Oklahoma.
Dates: 1949

Blachly, Lucile Spire (d. 1959)

 Collection — Box: Photo B-35
Identifier: WHC-P-2233
Scope and Contents Black-and-white original prints of Lucille Spire Blachly, and postcards from various states and countries, predominantly Kansas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Utah. Among the cities and landmarks noted are Hot Springs, Arkansas; Redlands, Santa Catalina Island, Sonora, Columbia, Pasadena, and Los Angeles, California; Pike’s Peak, Colorado; Chicago, Illinois; Indianapolis, Indiana; Ellsworth, Emporia, Pittsburg, and Manhattan, Kansas; Boston, Massachusetts; Frankfort, Michigan; Rochester and Duluth, Minnesota; Lincoln, Nebraska; Aztec Ruins National Monument, Red River, Santa Fe, and Taos, New Mexico; Chillicothe, Ohio; Bartlesville, Guthrie, Muskogee, Norman, Oklahoma City, and Tulsa, Oklahoma; San Antonio, Texas; Zion National Park, Utah; and Havana, Cuba. Unpublished finding aid available.
Dates: 1908 - 1930

Blake Gumprecht papers and photographs

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-2836
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Geography professor. Research materials, photographs, newspaper clippings, photocopied articles, correspondence, and other papers (1976-2012) primarily related to the research and publication of Blake Gumprecht’s book, The American College Town (University of Massachusetts Press, 2008), a study of the American college town’s culture and history.
Dates: 1976 - 2012

Blanche Seale Hunt Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1291
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Author. Scrapbook containing magazine clippings (1936-1951) of the complete set of "Little Brown Koko" children's stories which were written by Hunt. Blanche Seale Hunt Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1936-1951

Bledsoe, Richard

 Collection — Box: Photo B-5
Identifier: WHC-P-2310
Scope and Contents Black-and-white copy prints of early families of Independence, Kansas. Charles Henry Jones, a Civil War veteran, is pictured along with his family. Unpublished finding aid available.
Dates: ca. 1880-1950

Bloyce Tarpley Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-605
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Photocopies of correspondence between Jacob Moss, a Union soldier, and his family in Missouri, who were Confederate sympathizers, regarding Moss's wartime experiences.
Dates: 1862-1863

Bob Burke Autographs of American Leaders Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-2678
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Papers and photographs (1741-2000) autographed by American political leaders, particularly U.S. Presidents and Speakers of the U.S. House of Representatives. Also includes many political campaign pins and buttons. Collected by Oklahoma City attorney, author, and historian Bob Burke.
Dates: 1741-2000

Bob Burke Autographs of Western Stars Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-2677
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Photographs, ephemera, and music albums (1938-2000) autographed by the stars of western American film, television, and music. Collected by Oklahoma City attorney, author, and historian Bob Burke.
Dates: 1938 - 2000

Bob Cull Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-825
Scope and Contents Black and white original print of flooding in Frederick, Oklahoma.
Dates: 1956

Bob Johnson Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-2080
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Collector. A short, typewritten copy of a travel diary (1908) on traveling through Kansas and Oklahoma, along with copies of three letters (1849-1873). One letter is from Beni Wingate writing from Ft. Gibson, Indian Territory, in 1850 regarding family matters; the second is from George Mower, writing from the Platte River in Nebraska Territory in 1849 and commenting on what he had seen since leaving St. Joseph, Missouri; and the third (1873) is a brief letter of introduction for a salesman operating out of Denison, Texas.
Dates: 1849-1908

Bob McCall Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-1497
Scope and Contents Black and white original prints of Cache and Lawton, Oklahoma Territory.
Dates: 1901-1905

Bobby and Karen Pittillo Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-2736
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Collectors. One 46-star United States flag which is double-sided and machine-sewn, with many basting stitches present. Oklahoma is represented by the 46th star added to the flag when it became a state on November 16, 1907. The 46-star flag was the official U.S. flag from July 4, 1908 to July 4, 1912, when the stars for New Mexico and Arizona were added.
Dates: 1908-1912

Bond, George M. (1847–1922)

 Collection — Box: Photo B-24
Identifier: WHC-P-0851
Scope and Contents A black-and-white original print of George M. Bond as a county judge in Jefferson County, Oklahoma.
Dates: 1907

Boomer Literature Collection

 Collection — Box: Photo B-4
Identifier: WHC-P-2311
Scope and Contents Black-and-white copy and original prints of broadsides and posters advertising land openings. Also included are images of the Santa Fe depot in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma, and a portrait of Captain D. L. Payne. Unpublished finding aid available.
Dates: undated

Boomer Literature Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-758
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Flyers, leaflets, and handbills advertising the lands in Oklahoma Territory, both settled and unsettled. Also contains a proclamation (1893) by Territorial Governor William Renfrow and a commencement ceremony program (1882) from Indian University in Muskogee, Indian Territory.
Dates: 1859-1905

Boorstin, Ruth F.

 Collection — Box: Photo B-10
Identifier: WHC-P-2312
Scope and Contents Black-and-white and color copy prints of Daniel J. and Ruth F. Boorstin with politicians and leaders, including Ronald and Nancy Reagan, George H. W. Bush, and Joan A. Mondale. Unpublished finding aid available.
Dates: ca. 1981

Boren, Lyle H. (1909–1992)

 Collection — Box: Photo B-24
Identifier: WHC-P-2314
Scope and Contents Black-and-white original and copy prints of U.S. Representative Lyle Boren with government officials. Portraits of Harry S. Truman, Clinton P. Anderson, David L. Boren, and Peruvian President Manuel Prado are included in this collection, along with a photograph of servicemen in front of the Eiffel Tower in Paris, France. Unpublished finding aid available.
Dates: 1943-1945

Boswell, H. D.

 Collection — Box: Photo B-4
Identifier: WHC-P-1472
Scope and Contents A black-and-white original print of Dr. H. D. Boswell.
Dates: undated

Bower, Bertha Muzzy (1871–1940)

 Collection — Box: Photo B-24
Identifier: WHC-P-2315
Scope and Contents Black-and-white original and copy prints of western fiction author Bertha Muzzy Bower writing, riding horses, and with her family in San Jose and Monterrey, California, and in Big Sandy, Montana. This collection also includes images of Bower’s second husband, Bertrand W. “Bill” Sinclair, also known as “The Fiddleback Kid.” Unpublished finding aid available.
Dates: 1882-1911

Bower Broaddus Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-61
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Judge. Findings of fact, conclusions of law, and case files (1940-1949) from Broaddus's tenure as judge for the Eastern, Northern, and Western Districts of the 10th Federal District Court; case files (1933-1940) from Broaddus's law practice in Muskogee; business and personal correspondence (1930-1949); and speeches of Broaddus and others.
Dates: 1930-1949

Boyd Gunning Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-2119
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University administrator. Files (1947-1953) pertaining to the alumni development funds for several projects, including the university museum, Bizzell Memorial Library Fund, Books Abroad, and Max Westheimer Field.
Dates: 1947-1953

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