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Ben Johnson film archive, 1908-1994

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Identifier: 2007-033
Scope and Contents Filmed interviews and photographs collected by filmmaker Tom Thurman for the preparation of the documentary Ben Johnson; Third Cowboy on the Right. Includes material on the Johnson family, the Chapman-Barnard Ranch, and interviews on Ben Johnson's film career with James Coburn, Peter Bogdanovich, Harry Carey, Jr., Charlton Heston, John Milius, Lawrence Tierney, Lee Purcell, Bo Hopkins, Sheila Benson, LQ Jones, Joe McBride, Timothy Bottoms, Polly Platt, Robert Golden Armstrong, and Harry Dean...
Dates: 1908 - 1994; Majority of material found within 1992 - 1994

Esther Hoyt Cabinet Cards, approximately 1885-1900

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Identifier: 2016-017
Content Description A collection of 24 photographs collected by Esther Hoyt, a teacher at several Indian schools in the late 19th & early 20th century.
Dates: approximately 1885-1900

Mollie Colwell handmade stereo cards with viewer, approximately 1897-1920

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Identifier: 2008-033
Scope and Contents A set of handmade stereocards, most likely constructed by the photographer, Mollie Colwell.The stereo cards, dating approximately from 1900-1920, originally came grouped into the following categories: Checotah, Oklahoma; Children; Comdey; Family & pets; Hale, Missouri; Indian Territory & miscellaneous; Kansas City, Missouri; Keytesville, Missouri; New Mexico; Office romance; Pierce, Oklahoma; Salisbury, Missouri; Travel overseas; Travel USA; Wedding (keep all together); and...
Dates: 1897 - 1920

Spartan School of Aeronautics photo album, approximately 1930s

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Identifier: 2015-061
Scope and Contents The Spartan School of Aeronautics photo album (comprised of 156 photographs pasted on 31 album pages), dates from the school's first years of operation and includes identified images of some of the pilots who trained there, including several of Mary Riddle, the first Native American woman to earn a pilot's license (1930). Others include Frank Wignall, who went on to a long career with the Federal Aviation Administration and Roy Hunt, famed stunt pilot, organizer of the Oklahoma Air Patrol...
Dates: approximately 1930s

Tulsa area historical slides, Undated

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Identifier: 1000-152
Scope and Contents Color and black/white Kodachrome slides depicting the early history and people of Tulsa, Oklahoma. Most of the slides have handwritten descriptions. This was accumulated by history professor William Settle, presumably for a presentation on the history of Tulsa.
Dates: Undated

Tulsa Fire Department photographs and uniform, approximately 1920s

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Identifier: 2014-039
Scope and Contents 2 panorama photographs featuring the attendees of the O.S.F.A. Convention, Tulsa, 1922; 2 photographs featuring smaller groups of associated individuals. Also included in the collection are a fireman's 1920s-era coat and hat.
Dates: 1920 - 1929

William Settle papers, 1900-1985

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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