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Field notes

 Subject
Subject Source: Ftamc

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Edna Greer Porter Hatfield Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-264
Scope and Contents

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Transcripts of interviews with pioneers who took part in the 1893 Land Run into the Cherokee Strip of Oklahoma, with accompanying township maps showing the homesteads of settlers. The collection also includes historical and cultural information about the Indian tribes, including the Tonkawa, Kansa (Kaw) and Ponca, that lived in the eastern portion of the Cherokee Strip. The final part of the collection consists of correspondence and field notebooks written by Orville Stanley Smith and Theodore H. Barrett during an 1871 survey of the Sisseton and Wahpeton Indian reservation in Dakota Territory. Edna Greer Porter Hatfield Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1832-1958

George Miksch Sutton Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1816
Scope and Contents

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Ornithologist. General correspondence (1943-1982) of Sutton; manuscripts (ca. 1920-1967), diaries, and field notes (1814-1920); artifacts relating to ornithology; dissertations of his students; lantern slides (1929-1930) hand-tinted by Sutton which were taken on Southampton Island, Canada; and E.D. Crabb's field notes on Oklahoma birds. George M. Sutton Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: approximately 1914-1982

John H. Moore Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-2153
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Professor. Photocopies of field notes (1933) compiled by Fred Eggan during his studies of Cheyenne and Arapaho Indian kinship, bands, societies, marriage, genealogy, ceremonies, child care, and social customs; U.S. census coding sheets (1880, 1900); Cheyenne and Arapaho Indian censuses (1888-1977); computer printouts showing Cheyenne-Arapaho allotments, census data, and kinship analyses (n.d.); printed materials and copied records (1867-1982) relating to Northern Cheyenne Indians; printed material and copied records (1864-1981) relating to Sand Creek Cheyenne Indians; copies of Cheyenne Indian probate records (1920s); and grant-related records (1975-1985).

Dates: 1849-1986

Noah Fields Drake Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-173
Scope and Contents

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Geologist. Geological reports (1916-1935) for various oil and gas companies in Oklahoma; reprints of articles (1897-1945); two field notebooks; and a class notebook (1894-1895) belonging to Drake, a professor of geology and mining at the University of Arkansas. Noah Fields Drake Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1894-1948