Authors, American -- Oklahoma
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents From the Item: An artificial collection that consists of materials pertaining to Oklahoma and Oklahomans in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries and is not part of any other collection.The Oklahoma Collection subsumes the old Oklahoma Ephemera, Oklahoma Historical Photos and Docs and Oklahoma Maps collections. Ephemera was a remnant of the McFarlin Reference Department's vertical files, the larger portion having been sent to the Tulsa City-County Library, which was kept during the late 1940s through...
Dates: 1864 - 1991
Scope and Contents Contains galleys and manuscripts, correspondence, family papers, photos, and a selection of vintage textiles and personal artifacts from the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
Dates: 1848 - 1976
Scope and Contents Typescript and proofs of three detective novels set in the medieval period (The Player's Boy is Dead, Low Treason, and Familiar Spirits) written by former TU faculty member.
Dates: 1982 - 1984
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 This is an artificial collection bringing together several specific acquisitions of Riggs related materials, with each series denoting a separate accession. In this collection appear correspondence between Riggs, Noel Kaho, Oscar Hammerstein, Oklahoma Governor Raymond Gary, and others. Also included are drafts of a poem, Antique Evening, and plays such as A World Elsewhere. There is also much about Oklahoma! including Riggs' notes for Green Grow the Lilacs, photographs, clippings, and a guest...
Scope and Contents Photocopied typescripts of When First We Deceive and a selection of chapters from the novel with marginal commentary by Robert Evans; typescript of "Sticks", a short story, and publisher/author correspondence.