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Oklahoma -- History -- 19th century

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Boomer Literature Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-758
Scope and Contents


Flyers, leaflets, and handbills advertising the lands in Oklahoma Territory, both settled and unsettled. Also contains a proclamation (1893) by Territorial Governor William Renfrow and a commencement ceremony program (1882) from Indian University in Muskogee, Indian Territory.

Dates: 1859-1905

Margaret Clark Stephens Collection

 Collection — Box S-45
Identifier: WHC-M-1739
Scope and Contents


Collector. Newspaper and magazine articles (1948-1969) regarding Don Santiago Querque, also known as James Kirker and Don Santiago Kirker; and a photocopy of a manuscript (n.d.) regarding frontier life and conditions near Arkansas City, Kansas, during the opening of the Cherokee Strip and subsequent settlement of the rest of Oklahoma Territory. Margaret Clark Stephens Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1948-1969