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Redmond S. Cole papers, approximately 1900-1950

 Collection
Identifier: 1971-003

Content Description

The collection consists of election materials; genealogy materials relating to his book; The family of Sabers and Hannah (Cole) Main published in Tulsa in 1939; and historical pamphlets. There are also scrapbooks,diaries and photographs.

An essentially complete series of day-by-day diaries for the years 1900-1920 are also included, as are vacation notebooks, newspaper clippings and photographs.

Redmond S. Cole (1881-1959) was a Pawnee County attorney, Mayor of Pawnee, District Attorney and judge for the 21st district from 1916 to 1923. After this time he joined Gulf Oil Company

Masterfile note: Between 1916 and 1923 Cole was a Pawnee County attorney, Pawnee Mayor, District Attorney, and Judge for the 21st District, after which he joined Gould Oil Co. In addition to election and geneological materials and historical pamphlets the Redmond S. Cole artchive contains an essentially complete series of day by day diaries for 1900 1920. Also present are vacation notebooks, newspaper clippings, and photographs.

Dates

  • approximately 1900-1950

Access

This material is not open for research use at this time as it is it unprocessed, and is very fragile.

Use and Copyright

This material is owned by the University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections. Unpublished manuscripts are under copyright. Therefore, permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from both the repository and the copyright holder.

Biographical / Historical

Redmond S. Cole was a Pawnee County attorney, Mayor of Pawnee, District Attorney and judge for the 21st district from 1916 to 1923. After this time he joined Gulf Oil Company.

Extent

56 Linear Feet (106 Document Boxes, 1 +Ovrsz box)

Language of Materials

English

Physical Location

Collection shelved on 3rd floor and 5th floor oversize rack.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Accquired by Library Director Guy Logsdon from the family.

Related Materials

Redmond Selecman Cole Collection/Cole, Redmond S. (1881–1959). Papers, 1894– 1956. Western History Collections University of Oklahoma, 630 Parrington Oval, Room 452, Norman OK 73019.

Condition Description

Much of the paper is in very fragile condition.
Title
Redmond S. Cole papers, approximately 1900-1950
Status
In Progress
Author
Marc Carlson
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections & University Archives Repository

Contact:
McFarlin Library
University of Tulsa
2933 E. 6th St
Tulsa 74104-3123 US US
918-631-2496
918-631-5022 (Fax)