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James, Jesse, 1847-1882



  • Existence: 1847-09-05 - 1882-04-03

American outlaw, bank and train robber, guerrilla, and leader of the James–Younger Gang.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

The Life of Jesse James, 1930

 File — map-case: 5, drawer: 9
Identifier: 1500.030.lifeofjessejames.5.9
Scope and Contents "Coming Soon: The Sensational Western Melodrama in Motion Pictures founded on acutual indicents in the life of the world's most famous outlaw Jesse James...."
Motion picture poster promoting the grand 1930 triumphal tour of the film.
Dates: Publication: 1930

William Settle papers, 1900-1985

Identifier: 1995-004
Scope and Contents Research materials related to the history of Tulsa compiled for the purpose of writing a book on the topic sponsored by the Army Corps of Engineers in Tulsa. Items included are newspaper clippings, theses, pamphlets, newsletters, taped interviews and transcripts, and photographs. Some material related to Dr. Settle's dissertation on Jesse James and on dime novels. Dr. Settle was a faculty member of the history department at The University of Tulsa.
Dates: 1900 - 1985