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Coal mines and mining -- Indian Territory

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

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

Green McCurtain Collection

 Collection — Drawer 8613
Identifier: WHC-M-391
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Indian Chief. Correspondence (1890-1916) to and from McCurtain and his personal secretary, George W. Scott, regarding the Choctaws' claims against the United States, and separate statehood for Indian Territory, including letters from Chiefs of other major Indian tribes in the Territory; maps of railroad rights-of-way and towns in the Choctaw Nation (1876-1908), published by its general council; publications (1896-1913) by various political parties and citizens groups in the Choctaw Nation; publications (1892-1916) of the U.S. government regarding mineral rights of the Choctaw Nation and Indian Territory; and personal journals of McCurtain. Green McCurtain Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1890-1916

Kali-Inla Coal Company Collection

 Collection — Drawer 8508
Identifier: WHC-M-332
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Coal mining company. Correspondence, financial reports, leases, legal reports and general reports (1903-1944) regarding the operation and management of the Kali-Inla Coal Company and its subsidiary coal companies and related firms. Special correspondence files include organized labor activity, mining accidents, company housing, relations with railroads, and insurance. Also included are equipment catalogs (ca. 1910-1944). Kali-Inla Coal Company Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1903-1944

Mullen Coal Company Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1754
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Correspondence (1902-1946); monthly account ledgers (1907-1945); payroll records (1931-1945); notebooks of production costs (1940-1943); bank statements (1909-1946); and bills and receipts (1900-1948) from the Mullen Coal Company, near McAlester, Oklahoma. Mullen Coal Company Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1900-1948

Stewart K. Smith Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-2157
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Mining Engineer. Smith's correspondences (1902-1907), reports (1896-1920), and appraisals (1896-1920) relative to his career in mine consultation and civil engineering. Included in the collection are blueprints and operation reports (1905-1918) of mines.
Dates: 1896-1920

Thomas W. Wheatley Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-658
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Coal mine operator. Correspondence (1928-1937); labor contracts (1933-1939); wage notices (1917-1936); machine contracts (1921-1939); advertisement brochures (1926-1936); and orders (1937-1939) issued by the National Bituminuous Coal Commission, all regarding the coal mining industry in southeastern Oklahoma. This collection also contains survey reports (1905-1906) submitted to the Samples Coal Mining Company regarding the potential coal wealth of the Choctaw Nation, which the Samples Company later mined. Thomas W. Wheatley Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1905-1939