Tulsa (Okla.) -- History
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 31 Collections and/or Records:
Dates: 1965 - 1995
Scope and Contents A collection pf papers, letters and ephemera relating to Charles Alfred Bredin. A Diary and some materials set during his time in Co. D, 317th Machine Gun Battalion, 81st Division, AEF during the first World War. He later served with the 15th Infantry Regt. in China. Correspondence with his fiance, Grace Manning (AKA Olivia Lee Bredin). Bredin was originally from New York, and later moved to Tulsa in the 1930s.
Dates: 1918 - 1968; Majority of material found within 1926 - 1936
Scope and Contents Photographs taken of the parade of Confederate Veterans for the encampment held in Tulsa 24-27 September 1918 by the Sons of Confederate Veterans post.
Dates: 1922; Digitized: 2018-01-30
Scope and Contents Fannie Brownlee Misch photograph of Lilah D. Lindsey is a large, oval-framed photograph of an early Tulsa educator. Accompanying note: "This portrait was likely taken soon after 1895 br Dick Hughes, first resident photographer in Tulsa. Lilah L. did retouching for him. This was not included with the Shleppy materials. I aquired it from Louise Whitam early historian."
Content Description 4 volumes of scrapbooks of TU athletic and other events. At least one volume contains photographs of WWI era soldiers training.
Dates: 1911 - 1922
Scope and Contents Consists primarily of material relating to Galbreath's father, oilman Robert Galbreath, driller of the Ida E. Glenn No. 1 oil well that began the growth of the oil industry in Tulsa and the state of Oklahoma. Also included are photocopy page proofs for Frank Galbreath's book, Glenn Pool...and a Little Oil Town of Yesteryear. The papers include: Photocopy page proofs and [research material and signed letter] for Frank Galbreath's book, Glenn Pool...and a Little Oil Town of Yesteryear;...
Dates: 1903 - 1978
Scope and Contents 124 unidentified photos featuring men, women and children of the Greenwood community in the 1920s, mounted on black pages of a black photo album.
Dates: 1922 - 1950
Scope and Contents Studio portrait.
Dates: 1747 - 1985
Scope and Contents The Lerona Rosamond Morris papers are organized into 3 series: Series 1: Correspondence consists primarily of promotional material from various publishing companies for whom Morris sold magazine subscriptions. Also included is a letter from Morris’ sister, Lillie, and a school paper written by Morris’ son, Harold. The correspondence dates from 1932-1938. Series 2: Writings consists primarily of manuscript material relating to Morris’ historical novel, When East Goes West. The...
Dates: 1928 - 1944