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Little, Mabel, 1896-2001



  • Existence: 1896-10-04 - 2001-01-13


Mabel B. Little was a survivor of the 1921 Tulsa Race Riot and a matriarch of Tulsa's black community.

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Tulsa Race Massacre of 1921 archive

Identifier: 1989-004
Scope and Contents The materials within the collection are predominantly the research materials and notes from various researchers. Other materials have been acquired from various sources between 1988 to present and includes photographs, photocopies of the local press coverage, articles and essays on the subject, an annotated map, a video recording and photographs of the riot and its aftermath. Also included is a video recording of the Weller Grossman production of "In Search of History: The Night Tulsa...
Dates: 1920 - 2007

Tulsa Race War Talk, 1989-10-18

Identifier: 1989.004.1.15
Scope and Contents

A Tulsa Race Riot lecture given by Wilhemina Howell and Mabel Little, who both witnessed the riot in 1921. In conjunction with an exhibit organized by the Tulsa Historical Society and The University of Tulsa, 8-25 Oct 1989.

Dates: 1989-10-18

Tulsa Race War Talk, Side A, 1989-10-18

 Digital Work
Identifier: 1989-004-1-15a.mp3

Tulsa Race War Talk, Side B, 1989-10-18

 Digital Work
Identifier: 1989-004-1-15b.mp3

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Digital Record 2
Archival Object 1
Collection 1
Race riots -- Oklahoma -- Tulsa. 3
Tulsa (Okla.) -- Race Relations 3
Tulsa Race Massacre, Tulsa, Okla., 1921 3
Tulsa Race Riot of 1921 Archive 3
African Americans -- Oklahoma -- Tulsa 1