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Vigilantism -- Oklahoma

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Anti-Horse Thief Association Collection

 Collection — Box A-19
Identifier: WHC-M-718
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Vigilante group. Constitutions, rosters, minutes and proceedings (1895-1901) of Chapter 35, located in Fairview, Oklahoma Territory.
Dates: 1892-1902

Harry Parker Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-469
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The autobiography of Parker, an Oklahoma cattleman, relating his family's migration to the Oklahoma Panhandle in 1887. Included is an account of an immigrant family who killed several people before being apprehended.
Dates: 1937

Milo T. Reed Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: WHC-M-1805
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Collector. A petition (n.d.) signed by citizens of Seminole County, Oklahoma, listing rewards for the capture of a murder suspect; and copies of letters (1936-1938) to Reed from Isaiah and Mary Rutherford regarding famiy affairs.
Dates: 1936-1938

Territorial Oklahoma Manuscripts Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: WHC-M-1937
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Subject collection. Typescript and original manuscript accounts by pioneers and frontiersmen regarding the settlement of No Man's Land and the Oklahoma and Indian Territories.
Dates: 1881-1907