Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents Consists of 53 autograph and typescript letters and a variety of autograph and printed documents generated and/or received by the heirs of Albert Pike (Yvon and Lilian Pike) in their effort to receive monetary compensation for services rendered by Albert Pike in his capacity as legal counsel for the Choctaw Nation. Correspondents include Green McCurtain (Principal Chief of the Choctaw Nation), James K. Jones (U. S. Senator of Arkansas), Archibald S. McKennon (U. S. Department of the Interior,...
Dates: 1872 - 1901
Scope and Contents This is an account of a fifteen day trip by horse and wagon from Mulberry, Franklin County, Arkansas, to Arkansas City Kansas by C. T. Wells and companions. There is a mention of George Perryman, a few places recorded, and some brief descriptions of various Indian agencies and the appearance of the country, forests and prairies; for example it does indicate the appearance of the prairie around Muskogee had not changed much between the 1830s’ and 1878.
Dates: 1878 - 1879
Scope and Contents Starting in 1978, the Department of Special Collections at McFarlin Library, the University of Tulsa, has produced a series of booklets and pamphlets under the rubric of Keepsakes. The archive consists of those materials gathered during their production. Consists of graphics, artwork, production layouts, and related materials for Special Collections keepsake publications.
Dates: 1978 - 1999
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
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
Dates: approximately 1889; Digitized: 2019-08-29
Content Description "Attached hereto are original minutes of 1832 [sic] of the Western Agency of Creeks (also referred to as Grand Council and Council)...These records are of probate variety; having to do with estates, appraisals, adjustment of debts; and are also a record of slaves bought and sold." Signed Thomas B. Donaldson, Feb. 14, 1942.Typescript letter from Thomas B. Donaldson describing provenance of records. Photocopy of document reading "L.C. Perryman Hotalke marthalar. Okmulgee Oct. 27,...
Dates: 1835 - 1837