Tulsa (Okla.) -- Biography
Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
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 Scrapbook of newsclippings, photographs and published ephemera documents the activities of this early Tulsa settler and businessman, and those of his family.Masterfile note: The scrapbook is organized as follows: Kennedy Building (First National Bank Director, Commercial Club and other early business interests); Oil Business (the Kennedy-Springer Osage lease); Spavinaw Water System; General and Shorthorn Sale (ranching activities); Children; Family; Various; Tulsa Pioneer History...
Dates: 1890 - 1970