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Logsdon, Guy William, 1934-2018

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1934-05-31 - 2018-02-05

Guy William Logsdon was born on May 31, 1934, in Ada, Oklahoma, to Guy and Mattie Marsalas Logsdon. He received his Masters degree in Library Science and his Doctorate of Education from the University of Oklahoma. For his dissertation he wrote the history of the University of Tulsa up to 1970. In 1967, Guy became Director of Libraries at the University of Tulsa. He was working on a second history of the University of Tulsa from 1970 to the present when he passed away on February 5, 2018.

Found in 19 Collections and/or Records:

Guy W. Logsdon Papers of Will Rogers, 1940-1994, Bulk: 1975-1980

 Collection
Identifier: 1000-227
Content Description Correspondence, articles, listing of original writings of Will Rogers.
Dates: 1940 - 1994; Majority of material found within 1975 - 1980

Guy W. Logsdon Research Papers, 1894-1974

 Collection
Identifier: 1894-061
Content Description A collection of researrch materials compiled for Logsdon's book The University of Tulsa : A History, 1882-1972. Some materials were culled from Archives.
Dates: 1894 - 1974

Harold Leventhal proletarian archive, 1900 - 1975

 Collection
Identifier: 2006.003.1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This archive, and its accompanying library, were acquired by Guy Logsdon, then Library Director, in 1977. It is ascribed to Harold Leventhal, who was a folk music manager, handling such musicians as the Weavers, Woody Guthrie, Peter, Paul and Mary and Joan Baez. This archive includes an selection of correspondence of the noted activist Ammon Hennacy as well as biographical materials.
Dates: 1900 - 1975

Harold Leventhal proletarian archive, 1885-1978

 Collection
Identifier: 2006-003
Scope and Contents This archive, and its accompanying library, were acquired by Guy Logsdon, then Library Director, in 1977. It is ascribed to Harold Leventhal, who was a folk music manager, handling such musicians as the Weavers, Woody Guthrie, Peter, Paul and Mary and Joan Baez. This archive includes an selection of correspondence of the noted activist Ammon Hennacy as well as biographical materials.
Dates: 1885 - 1978; Majority of material found within 1902 - 1975

Harold Leventhal proletarian library, 1885 - 1978

 Collection
Identifier: 2006.003
Scope and Contents 363 titles have been separated and have been cataloged separately. Search for these in the library's catalog with the subject heading of "Harold Leventhal proletarian library".
Dates: 1885 - 1978

Indians of North America historical manuscripts and documents, 1724-1981

 Collection
Identifier: 1975-006
Scope and Contents This artificial collection was brought together initially as the the old American Indian Law and History Collection from miscellaneous acquisitions that had accrued over twenty years of collecting. Later the collection's scope was broadened somewhat and the title was changed. It is presently a collection of historical documents, correspondence, photographs and ephemera relating to the governments, citizenship, and lands primarily of those tribes located in Oklahoma Indian Territory. The...
Dates: 1724 - 1981

"Johnny Lee Wills Reunion"

 Item
Scope and Contents Announcement poster; photographs by Guy Logsdon; signed by Guy Logsdon.
Dates: 1973 - 1984