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Wilbur Harrison Bevan Collection

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-39
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Collector. Journal (1914-1918) of quotations, poetry, lecture notes, and notes for self-improvement, partially collected during Bevan's service in World War I, along with lists of personal property (1936-1938), school memorabilia (1907-1911), and correspondence (1942).
Dates: 1907-1942

Wilburn Cartwright Collection

 Item
Identifier: WHC-M-2125
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Artist. A color painting of wagons and landscape.
Dates: n.d

Wilburn Nash Redwine Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-516
Abstract Attorney. Correspondence (1898-1943) regarding his legal practice; legal case files (1898-1943) in which Redwine was involved; published legal briefs (n.d.); client account ledgers (1904-1917); and political posters and leaflets (1910, 1924) published during Redwine's campaigns for election to the state supreme court and senate. The entries in the expense ledgers prior to November, 1907 concern legal services provided for a number of Choctaw Indian families experiencing difficulty in receiving or claiming allotments.
Dates: 1898-1943

Will Hewitt Ransom Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-512
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Typographer. Correspondence (1847-1869) from Eliza E. Dodd and Frank Ellis regarding family news and a trip on a Michigan packet boat in 1847; diary (1877) of an unidentified woman regarding her experiences as a teacher; scrapbooks (1877-1882) with clippings, correspondence, etc.; and publications (1882-1955). Also in this collection are diplomas (1876-1878) awarded to a relative of Ransom's. Will Ransom Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1847-1955

Will R. Sieg Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-1116
Scope and Contents Black and white copy print of Noble Academy, Noble, Indian Territory.
Dates: 1905

Will Rogers Commemorative First Day Covers Collection

 Collection — Box: 1 (W-28)
Identifier: WHC-M-2789
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A collection of First Day Covers and related memorabilia commemorating the 100th anniversary of the birth of Will Rogers, famous American humorist, actor, and comedian. It is the third in the on-going series of “The Performing Arts and Artist Series.” Rogers began his career as a ropethrowing cowboy in steer romping contests, Wild West shows, and vaudeville. His first New York appearance was in 1905. Later he introduced humorous political commentary into his act. He died in a 1935 airplane crash that also killed the famous aviator Wiley Post. The collection includes many different cachet makers as well as official, Claremore, Oklahoma first day of issue cancels.
Dates: 1979

Will Rogers Scholarship Fund Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-2025
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Collegiate scholarship fund. Scholarship applications (1941-1949) from University of Oklahoma students, and correspondence (ca. 1940-1955) relating to the applications.
Dates: approximately 1940-1955

William A. Durant Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-980
Scope and Contents American Indian chief. Two typescripts of newspaper articles (1926, 1937) regarding the life and work of William A. Durant.
Dates: 1926; 1937

William A. Plummer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-2138
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Letters from William A. Plummer to relatives in Pennsylvania concerning homesteading, agriculture, real estate, local economy, politics, religion, Indians, and weather in the Wichita, Kansas area. Several letters to and from other family members are also included.
Dates: ca. 1870-1895

William Albert Patrick Murphy Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-1570
Scope and Contents Black and white original prints of the towns of Lawton, Guthrie, and Carmen, Oklahoma, includign scenes of railroads, hunting, a sod house, and an Osage village. William Albert Patrick Murphy Manuscript Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1907-1952

William Alfred Tolleson Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1907
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Physician. Personal and professional correspondence (1896-1953), including correspondence (1897-1949) from Tolleson's work as a company physician for the Missouri, Kansas and Texas Railroad; financial papers (1887-1949); medical school lecture notes (1894-1895); clippings (1925-1942) regarding medicine; and materials from Tolleson's Eufaula, Oklahoma medical practice, including equipment and supply catalogs (1928), registers of prescriptions (1929-1937) and patient account and appointment registers (1875-1942); posters (1895-1898) demonstrating 17th and 18th century medical practices; and certificates (1948-1949). William Alfred Tolleson Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1893-1953

William Anthony Willibrand Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-671
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Professor. Typescripts (1952) of Dr. Willibrand's address regarding the twenty-fifth anniversary of "Books Abroad" (now "World Literature Today"), and honoring its first editor, Roy Temple House; reprints of articles (1940-1955) by Willibrand; and copies of lectures (1946) entitled "Currents in American Thought" delivered for Willibrand by a German inmate at the Fort Reno, Oklahoma German prisoner-of-war camp at the close of World War II.
Dates: 1927-1955

William Ashbrook Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-722
Scope and Contents Collector. Deeds (1853–1855) to land in Missouri.
Dates: 1853-1855

William August Schaper Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-542
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Professor. Correspondence (1909-1957) regarding the administration of the University of Minnesota's Political Science Department, Schaper's dismissal from the University faculty in 1917 for his stance on World War I, and regarding the Progressive Party in the Presidential election of 1912; the proceedings (1917) of the University of Minnesota Board of Regents regarding Schaper's dismissal; and typescripts (ca. 1922) of a speech by Professor Frederick Hindekoper regarding military policy and history.
Dates: 1909-1957

William Aylor Berry Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-37
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Lawyer. Campaign material (1950) from Berry's race for the Democratic nomination to the Fifth Oklahoma Congressional District, including press releases, radio spots, speeches, and three scrapbooks of newspaper clippings; and a scrapbook (1941-1946) with material about Berry's experiences as a Japanese prisoner of war in the Philippines. William Aylor Berry Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1941-1950

William B. Randall Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-1635
Scope and Contents Black and white original prints of oil drilling activities in Osage County, Oklahoma Territory, and scenes of the towns of Ramona, Indian Territory and Oklahoma, Claremore, Webbers Falls, Dewey, Tulsa, Miami, Bartlesville, Garvin, Avant, and Skiatook, Oklahoma. The collection also contains scenes of the U.S. Army, railroads, busineses, and schools. William B. Randall Manuscript Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1900-1930

William Bennett Bizzell Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-44
Scope and Contents FULL FINDING AID (PDF)University of Oklahoma president. Personal and business correspondence (1910-1945), including correspondence from Bizzell's tenure as president of Texas A & M College, his association with Drury College and letters of condolence to his family upon his death; official correspondence (1925-1941) from Bizzell's tenure as president of the University of Oklahoma; University of Oklahoma Sociology Department lecture notes and class materials (1941-1943); correspondence, circulars, and reports (1941-1944) from Bizzell's tenure as a director of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Topeka, Kansas; reprints (n.d.); manuscripts of articles and speeches (n.d.) by Bizzell; correspondence (1940-1944) concerning Bizzell's publications; a genealogy of the Bizzell family; and class notes (1919-1920) taken by Bizzell while attending Baylor and Columbia Universities. William...
Dates: 1900-1980

William Bennett Bizzell Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-1576
Scope and Contents Black and white original prints of William Bennett Bizzell and the University of Oklahoma, including scenes of faculty, regents and students. The collection also contains photographs of Yellowstone National Park, the Pioneer Woman Statue, and Bizzell's travels in Egypt, Greece and France. William Bennett Bizzell Manuscript Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1914-1944

William Box Hancock Collection

 Item
Identifier: WHC-M-1046
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Cowboy. A typewritten autobiography of Hancock's life as a cowboy, primarily at the Woodard and Oge Ranch near San Antonio, Texas, with descriptions of five of his trips up the Western Trail driving cattle, of San Antonio, Rockport, Fort Griffin, and Alpine, Texas, Camp Supply and Fort Reno, Indian Territory, and Dodge City, Kansas, along with an account of his work on ranches in Dakota Territory.
Dates: 1925

William Burchardt Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-781
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Author. Correspondence to and from Burchardt concerning the Western Writers of America Association (1960-1965). Also numerous manuscripts of short stories and articles by Burchardt (fiction and non-fiction) concerning the American West.
Dates: 1960-1965

William C. Brinkley Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-2537
Scope and Contents FULL FINDING AID (PDF)Author and journalist. Brinkley's manuscripts and galley proofs (1948-88) for "Quicksand" "The Fun House" "Don't Go Near the Water" "Breakpoint" "The Last Ship" "The Two Susans" "The Ninety and Nine" "The Texas Peeper" "The Peeper" "Refuge" "All the Trumpets Sounded" "Washington Monument" "One More Invasion" and "The Admiral's Tennis Pro;" clippings, reviews, and business letters (1945-93) arranged by title of book."Life" magazine (1950-57) materials, including text pieces, background notes, and picture stories; correspondence with publishers and agents and biographical information (1938-93); and a diary kept by Brinkley during World War II. Also in the collection are magazine articles (1952-63) from...
Dates: 1938-1993

William Charles Rogers Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-530
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Typescripts of newspaper editorials and articles concerning Rogers, last Principal Chief of the Cherokees, a 1900 court case, the 1903 election campaign for Principal Chief, the closing of tribal government, and the Sequoyah Movement.
Dates: 1893-1907

William Claude Austin Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-265
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Lawyer. Case and client files (1920-1943) from Austin's law firm in Altus, Oklahoma, in which Robert B. Harbison and David Ross Rutherford were associate members.
Dates: 1920-1943

William Dial Crittendon Collection

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Identifier: WHC-M-938
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One vellum document, in French, regarding the sale of an orchard near Orleans, France.
Dates: 1690

William E. Bittle Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-2601
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Typescripts of anthropological field notes and oral interviews (1949-1965) collected by professor and anthropologist William E. Bittle and his students about the Kiowa-Apache Tribe of Oklahoma. Topics addressed include culture, customs, games, kinship, and ethnobotany.
Dates: 1949-1965

William E. Johnson Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-2069
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Government employee. A letter (1914) describing Johnson's trip to Russia, along with newspaper clippings (1912-1917) of stories about Johnson and his work to prevent sale of alcoholic beverages to Indians. Among the clippings is a two-page article (1917) written by Johnson and entitled "Ten Years of Prohibition in Oklahoma.".
Dates: 1912-1917

William E. Livezey Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-362
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Professor. Letters (1932-1940) of recommendation for senior students at the University of Oklahoma for admission to the University's President's Class; corrected manuscripts (n.d.) for "Mahan on Sea Power" (University of Oklahoma Press, 1947) and "The Philippines and the United States" (University of Oklahoma Press, 1951), the latter co-authored with Garel A. Grunder; and correspondence and minutes (1939-1950) of the Board of Governors of the Oklahoma Memorial Union. William Edmund Livezey Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1932-1951

William E. Van Cleave Collection

 Collection — Box: V-1
Identifier: WHC-M-636
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Physician. Correspondence (1926-1940); manuscripts by Van Cleave, entitled "Indian Medicine" and "Important Points in the Early Diagnosis of Tuberculosis"; annual reports (1926-1934) of the Choctaw-Chickasaw Sanitorium; issues of the "TB Tom Tom" newsletter (1933); and newspaper clippings about Van Cleave and his work at the Sanitorium. William E. Van Cleave Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1926-1940

William E. Van Cleave Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-1161
Scope and Contents Black and white original prints of the Choctaw-Chickasaw Indian Hospital at Talihina, Oklahoma. The collection includes photographs of the Concho Indian School, Seneca Indian School, Wyandotte Indian School; the towns of Medicine Park, Stilwell, Shawnee, McAlester, McCloud and Spavinaw, Oklahoma; and scenes of a cotton gin and businesses.
Dates: 1890-1933

William Earl Hoskinson Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1290
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Correspondence, financial and tax records, clippings, and family memorabilia (ca. 1905-1950) of William E. Hoskinson. The collection also includes a family history (1970) entitled "Thomas Bowen Hoskinson: Of Ohio, Texas and California" and hymnals (1873-1907). William Earl Hoskinson Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1873-1971

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