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Vann family archive, 1875-1975

Identifier: 2006-011

Scope and Contents

Consists of correspondence, ledgers, photographs, much dealing with Herman Johnson Vann, and his immediate family and business.


  • 1875 - 1975
  • Majority of material found within 1875 - 1900


These materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

This material is open for research use by any registered reader. This material is housed off-site and will require advance notice of 1 business day for use.

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 Unpublished manuscripts are under copyright.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

The Vann family is a long standing name in the Cherokee Nation, dating back to the late 1700s. Herman Johnson Vann was clerk in the Canadian District of the Cherokee Nation, Indian Territory in 1875, 1877, 1879, and 1881. He was judge in the Canadian District in 1891, 1893, and 1897.


10 Linear Feet (22 boxes)

Physical Location

Collection shelved at off-site storage.

Immediate Source of Acquisition


Separated Materials

Books that were acquired with this material have been cataloged as part of the bibliographic collection. They can can be individually searched by the subject heading "Vann library."


Vann family archive, 1875-1975
James Tindle
2011 June
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Repository Details

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

McFarlin Library
University of Tulsa
2933 E. 6th St
Tulsa 74104-3123 USA
(918) 631-2496