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 Organization

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

AEF Railway Engineers WWI photo-scrapbook, 1917-1919

 Collection
Identifier: 2013-022
Scope and Contents

The album documents barracks life, rifle range acitivity, the Army Service School, Leavenworth prison, engineer training (road march, bivouac, pontoon bridges, walls, base camps, and locomotives (including some from the Paris-Orleans railway), rolling stock (box cars, flat cars, and tank car gondolas), steam shovels, and trucks (5 ton and ambulances). Post-war images include vehicles, buildings, construction (railroad bridge, river lock, river boat crane, barges, paved roads, etc.).

Dates: 1917 - 1919

Albumen cabinet card "Ponca Warriors" "Wm Iron Thunder and Wm Coy, Undated

 Item — Box: 3, Folder: 10
Identifier: 1975.006.3.Ponca.002
Scope and Contents

Albument cabinet card photograph labeled on back as "Ponca Warriots. Wm. Iron Thunder and Wm. Coy.


Image shows two young men in tradtitional Ponca dresswith what appears to be two blankets draped on a piece of furniture behind.


Imprinted on reverse "Drasle, J B D (in a stylized monogram) Ground floor studio, Ponac City, O. T."

Dates: Undated

Correspondence of the Story and Justus families

 Collection
Identifier: 2019-004
Content Description Collection consists of approximately 150 pieces of correspondence created by the Story and Justus family members and their relations, most of whom resided in Texas and Indian Territory/Oklahoma. Primary correspondents include U.S. Navy sailor Vaughan Story (1919-2007), son of Arthur and Lillie Story; and U.S. Army Sgt. Stanley Story (1915-1981), son of Arthur and Lillie Story. Other correspondents include Mrs. Arthur L. (Lillie Justus) Story (1879-1972); Faye Story Anderson (1908-2004),...
Dates: 1899 - 1963; Majority of material found within 1925 - 1944

Correspondence of the Story and Justus families

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 2019-004
Dates: 1899 - 1963; Majority of material found within 1925 - 1944

Edward Thomas Van Wart WWI diaries

 File
Identifier: 2018-033
Scope and Contents Three volume handwritten diary. Vol I [address book]: Thursday, May 2, 1918 - Monday, May 13, 1918. 24 pages of mss entries, 24 lines per page, ~ 2000 words. Vol II: July 11, 1918 - September 7, 1918. 54 pp of mss entries, 24 lines per page, ~ 6000 words. 2 typed sheets with entries: "War Warnings, September 2nd, 1918" and "Extract taken from ship's log July 25, 1918.” Tipped in newspaper extract, "German Taken By Amexes Shoots Sniping Comrades." Laid-in a typed page, apparently from the...
Dates: 1918-05 - 1918-11

Letter from Mrs. F.B. Orton to Presto Music Company, 1919-04-23

 Item
Identifier: 2006.012.4
Scope and Contents

Letter typed on Golden Grain Land and Realty letterhead in which the writer requests poems have music composed for them.

Dates: 1919-04-23

Manuscript cookery book, approximately 1750-1900, bulk approximately 1750-1800

 Item
Identifier: 2007-047
Content Description

An 18th-century commonplace book , used as a cook book, predominantly written in a contemporary hand in black ink. Nearly two hundred and seventy food and beverage recipes from the 18th century. A second hand begins with the date of 1776, and contains twelve recipes. The final six leaves are blank. No specific compiler is identified, though many recipes indicate their source, e.g. Mrs. Broughton, Mrs. Goldsmith, etc.

Dates: approximately 1750-1900, bulk approximately 1750-1800 Res

South Vietnamese propaganda, 1955-1975

 Collection
Identifier: 2013-020
Scope and Contents

Five South Vietnamese (GVN) propaganda leaflets with accompanying typescript English translations.

Dates: 1955 - 1975

"Story of Oil" HO gauge scale model kits, 1957, 1959

 Collection
Identifier: 2013-052
Scope and Contents

Collection consists of:

1. The Fabulous Story of Oil model oil field kit, Model #500, manufactured by Models of Industry Inc., Berkeley, CA; complete with handbook, instructions, and materials to build a drilling derrick with field equipment and men. 1957.

2. Model Oil Refinery Kit, Model #600, manufactured by Models of Industry Inc., Berkely, CA; complete with handbook, instructions, plans and materials for building a simple oil refinery. 1959.

Dates: 1957 - 1959

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Type
Collection 8
Unprocessed Material 2
Archival Object 2
 
Subject
World War, 1914-1918. 3
Oklahoma -- Rural conditions 2
Special Collections -- Scrapbooks -- World War I. 2
Texas -- Rural conditions 2
World War I Collection 2
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World War, 1914-1918 -- Photographs. 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Correspondence. 2
Beverages 1
Biography -- Fiction 1
Board games. 1
Cherokee (Okla.) 1
Confectionary 1
Cookery -- Early works to 1800. 1
Devil -- Fiction -- Early works to 1800. 1
Fort Leavenworth (Kan.). 1
France -- Description and travel. 1
London (England) -- Description and travel. 1
Music -- Oklahoma 1
Oklahoma -- Indian Territory 1
Paris (France) -- Description and travel. 1
Petroleum -- History. 1
Petroleum -- Prospecting. 1
Petroleum -- Refining. 1
Petroliana. 1
Ponca Indians -- Photographs. 1
Ponca Indians. 1
Powers (Christian theology) -- Demons -- General works. 1
Prisoners of war -- 1910-1920. 1
Prophecies (Occultism) -- Fiction. 1
Special Collections -- Manuscripts -- Cookery. 1
Special Collections -- Manuscripts -- Occult. 1
Special Collections -- Manuscripts -- World War, 1914-1918. 1
Special Collections -- Photographs -- World War, 1914-1918. 1
Theology, Doctrinal -- -Demons -- General works. 1
Vietnam (Republic) 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Propaganda. 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975. 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Aftermath -- France 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- France 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Diaries 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- France 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Great Britain 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Naval Operations, United States 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives -- United States. 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Regimental histories -- United States. 1
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