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Socialism -- Oklahoma

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Edward Everett Dale Collection

 Collection — Drawer 8607
Identifier: WHC-M-146
Scope and Contents


Historian. Correspondence, student term papers, theses and dissertations, and personal research materials regarding the history of Oklahoma and Indian Territories, the state of Oklahoma, Indians of North America and the American Southwest; teaching materials used by Dale at Harvard and the University of Oklahoma; administrative and other files of the Works Progress Administration's Indian-Pioneer History Project for Oklahoma; U.S. Government documents issued by various cabinet-level departments and agencies, including Agriculture and Interior; and a portion of the University of Oklahoma Persidential papers of James Shannon Buchanan and Stratton D. Brooks. Edward Everett Dale Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1865-1948

Green McCurtain Collection

 Collection — Drawer 8613
Identifier: WHC-M-391
Scope and Contents


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

Michael P. Wright Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: WHC-M-2093
Scope and Contents


Activist. This collection includes seven issues of the "Oklahoma Socialist Movement Newsletter" (1976), an unpublished manuscript (1985) by Maggie Gover, titled "Will the Real Herb Hollomon Please Stand Up" and a paper (2004) by Michael P. Wright titled "Second Thoughts About the Comanche Code Talkers.".

Dates: 1976-2004

Nigel Anthony Sellars Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-2623
Scope and Contents


Manuscripts (1987-2000) by historian Nigel Anthony Sellars for his book"Oil, Wheat & Wobblies: The Industrial Workers of the World in Oklahoma, 1905-1930" and for Sellars's articles and essays on Oklahoma labor issues, labor unions, and the Industrial Workers of the World during the period of 1905-1930; research materials collected by Sellars for his writings; and publications (1980-2001) regarding labor and socialist issues in Oklahoma and the nation.

Dates: 1905-2001

Thomas W. Woodrow Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-681
Scope and Contents


Clergyman and socialist. Manuscripts (n.d.) and sermons (1880-1891) by Woodrow regarding his views on religion, socio-economics and socialism; ledgers (ca. 1912) with subscription requests for Woodrow's publication"Woodrow's Monthly"; and publications (1913-1918) regarding the Socialist Party in Oklahoma and the United States.

Dates: 1880-1918