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Manuscripts -- Books.

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 38 Collections and/or Records:

Samuel Glasstone Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-1032
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Author. Collection consists of the rough draft, final manuscript, and galley proof for Glasstone's book"The Book of Mars" published in 1968 by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
Dates: 1968

Savoie Lottinville Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-1703
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Editor. Edited manuscripts of "Travels in North America, 1822-1824" by Paul Wilhelm, Duke of Wurttemberg, and "Life of George Bent" by George E. Hyde; articles (1964-1977) by Lottinville on George Milburn, the University of Oklahoma seal, and the Rhodes Legal History Collection at the University of Okalhoma; a letter (1966) from E.N. Roberts to R.L. Disney, relating the meeting of Rev. John Roberts with a woman claiming to be Sacajawea in 1883; and a notarized statement (1953) of Frank M. Wyncoop concerning the Sand Creek Massacre, belonging to Lottinville, editor of the University of Oklahoma's University Press, 1938-1975.
Dates: 1953-1977

Thurman Wilkins Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1224
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Author. Manuscripts and galley proof of the book "Cherokee Tragedy: The Ridge Family and the Decimation of a People" by Wilkins, published by the University of Oklahoma Press in 1986.
Dates: 1986

Walter Muir Whitehill Collection

 Item
Identifier: WHC-M-1960
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Author. A manuscript (1967) by Whitehill, entitled "Dumbarton Oaks - The History of a Georgetown House and Garden, 1800-1966" with handwritten notes.
Dates: 1967

Weldon Hill Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1238
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Manuscripts of books and short stories by Hill, using both his pen name and his real name, William R. Scott.
Dates: 1957-1968

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 Woodrow Savage, Jr., Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1795
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Historian. Original typescripts and/or galley proofs (1973-1977) for three of Savage's books, including "Cowboy Life" "The Frontier" and "The Cherokee Strip Livestock Association: The Impact of Federal Regulations" and "Indian Life Transforming: An American Myth" along with correspondence and papers (1981-2000) relating to comparative frontier studies at the University of Oklahoma.
Dates: 1973-2000

Winnfield Russell Pender Collection

 Item
Identifier: WHC-M-1214
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Author. An unpublished novel by Pender entitled "The Treasure of Montezuma" which recounts an adventure-filled search for the fabled Aztec treasure.
Dates: 1959