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Mexico -- Description and travel

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Arthur Irving Ortenburger Collection

 Collection — Box O-9
Identifier: WHC-M-464
Scope and Contents


Zoologist. Consumer rationing books (1943) issued during World War II to the Ortenburger family; and journals (1892-1898) of Charles C. Dean, Mrs. Ortenburger's father, regarding visits to Florida, Mexico and Guatemala. Also included is a letter (1921) from renowned herpetologist, Raymond L. Ditmars. A.I. Ortenburger Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1892-1943

C. Guy Cutlip Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-950

Judge. Records (1930-1931) of the Oklahoma Bar Association's Board of Governors; speeches (1927-1936) by Cutlip; manuscripts regarding the history of Seminole County, Oklahoma, Wewoka, Oklahoma, and the Seminole Nation; Seminole Indian land allotment certificates (1901-1902); records (1905-1910) of the Wewoka Masonic Lodge; and a financial ledger (1867-1872) of the Wewoka Trading Company. C. Guy Cutlip Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1867-1967

John James Bodine Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: WHC-M-2521
Scope and Contents


Ethnologist. Three letters (1956-1957) describing Bodine's travels in Mexico and Guatemala. He was employed as a manager at a large ranch in Guatemala and one letter (n.d.) describes the ranch and its native employees.

Dates: 1956-1957

W. Beckford Kibbey Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-2522
Scope and Contents


Rancher. A typewritten, ten-page daily account (1929) of Kibbey's activities to defend his hacienda in northern Sonora, Mexico, against revolutionary forces and the demands of Mexican federal troops during an apparently short-lived 1929 revolt.

Dates: 1929