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Letters (correspondence)

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Cate family papers

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-2725
Scope and Contents

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Correspondence and related papers of Captain W. L. Cate of Company A, Fourth Tennessee Cavalry, during the U.S. Civil War. Many of the letters are between W. L. Cate and Lizzie Julian, regarding their relationship, and Captain Cate's activities during the war.

Dates: 1861 - 1868

Dord Fitz papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-2720
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Artist, art educator, and gallery owner. A childhood lisp caused him to pronounce his first name "Dord" and he began using it officially in 1933. Materials include Fitz's correspondence, military records, exhibition brochures, newspaper articles, and sales records (1928-1989); as well as his files on artists carried in the Dord Fitz Gallery (1948-1989); records regarding his art students and student art shows at the Dord Fitz School of Art (1951-1980); and other papers reflecting his interests and activities. Notable artists in the collection include Elaine de Kooning, Louise Nevelson, and Charlie Bunnell.

Dates: 1928 - 1989

Ernest L. Massad papers

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-2189
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U.S. Army officer. Correspondence and supporting reports and documents (1933-1969) regarding Massad's military service in the U.S. Army, especially his command of the Ninety-fifth Training Division and his service as deputy assistant secretary of defense for reserve affairs. The collection also includes correspondence and related papers (1929-1983) concerning his attendance and athletic career at the University of Oklahoma and his election to the Oklahoma Hall of Fame in 1971.

Dates: 1926 - 1990

George J. and Ione Kubik papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-2710
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Educator. Correspondence and scrapbooks (1924-1997) from the life of Tulsa, Oklahoma school teacher and principal George J. Kubik and his wife, Ione. George Kubik graduated from the University of Oklahoma in 1939 with a Master of Arts degree in history.

Dates: 1924 - 1997

Paul W. Glad papers

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-2722
Abstract

Professor. The papers (1954-2003) of University of Oklahoma professor of history Paul W. Glad. The collection includes professional correspondence and materials related to the courses he taught at the University of Oklahoma.

Dates: 1954 - 2003

Ray and Velma Falconer Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-2577
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Collectors. Diary (1886–1887) of Alice Cornish, and correspondence (1884–1923) of Cornish family members, including James Cornish (father), Esther Cornish (mother), and their six children, Alice, Mabel, Harry, Ed, George, and Arthur, reflecting family matters and photography studios of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

Dates: 1884-1923

Richmond Cole Barr letter

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: WHC-M-2702
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A single handwritten letter by Richmond Cole Barr, a Confederate soldier, to his parents (Allen E. Barr and Jane Palace Campbell Barr) regarding his recent experiences in Virginia, and current U.S. Civil War news, April 28, 1864. Richmond Cole Barr died in the battle of Spotsylvania Courthouse the following month.

Dates: 1864

Thomas Carey papers

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-2723
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Papers (1959-2007) of operatic baritone and University of Oklahoma professor Thomas D. Carey. The collection includes personal and professional correspondence, performance programs, contracts, and other materials regarding his life and career with the University of Oklahoma, the Cimarron Circuit Opera Company, and his many performances around the world. Some materials also relate to his first wife, contralto Carol Brice Carey, as well as to his second wife, Carol Renner Carey.

Dates: 1959 - 2007

Thomas J. Mathews letters

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-2712
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Soldier. Correspondence (1941-1945) written by U.S. Army soldier Thomas "Tommy" J. Mathews primarily to Mary, his wife in Lawton, Oklahoma. His letters describe his experiences with the Headquarters Battery of the 3rd Field Artillery Observation Battalion, and Battery C of the 472nd Field Artillery Observation Battalion during World War II. Topics discussed include and his training and military activities at Fort Sill, Oklahoma, and other U.S. bases, and in the South Pacific, particularly the Philippines.

Dates: 1941 - 1945