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Rea, Jack Curnutt, 1925-2016



  • Existence: 1925-09-16 - 2016-10-26

Jack C. Rea was a long-time Oklahoma resident (since the age of six months), graduate of the University of Tulsa with a Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry in 1947, he was a successful computer scientist and contributor to the early development of computers. Rea established the Ralph J. Kaufmann and E.A. Howard Endowed Scholarship for chemistry.

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:


Identifier: 1981.008.1
Scope and Contents Promotional, adhesive-backed decals from a variety of foreign hotels, including: Hotel Ambasciatori, Firenze; Hotel Bonvecchiati, Venezia; Hotel Commodore, Napoli; Hotel Grauer Bar, Innsbruck; Hotel Vendome, Bruxelles; Hotel Vouzas, Delphi; Hannong Hotel, Strassbourg; Taunus-Hotel, Wiesbaden.
Dates: 1747 - 1985

Jack C. Rea science fiction library, Undated

Identifier: 2016-009
Scope and Contents The Rea library includes books of science fiction and other genre; magazines of science fiction and other genres.

Also included are personal items belonging to Jack C. Rea.
Dates: Undated

Jack Curnutt Rea WWII- era diary and ephemera

Identifier: 2016-009-1-3
Scope and Contents Five year diary kept by Jack Rea, USNR Radio Technician 849 52 94, Company 1574-44 between the dates of 19 July through 17 October (year unknown). In the diary, Rea recorded his training experiences and his on- and off-duty daily activities.

3 photographs: Rea as a young man; Rea in Navy uniform; Rea as an older man.

Original artwork by EMSH for the cover of a sci-fi magazine.
Dates: 1940 - 1980

Vintage Erotica Collection, Undated

Identifier: 1500-032
Scope and Contents Magazines, photographs, and other matter have been brought together into this artifical collection for the purpose of academic research. There are many other works in the collection that have not been brought under this rubric. These may be found through the catalog under the subject headings of Erotica, Pornography, and Sex.
Dates: undated