MS 4160 Notes on Creek busk ceremonies at Eufaula, Hilibi, and Oktcaii, Oklahoma
Contains following diagrams: Stations in the Feather Dance at Hilibi and at Oktcaii, "Hilibi ground to illustrate women's dance," Hilibi Busk ground.
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Geographical Categories: Oklahoma
A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Oklahoma forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.2: Geographical Categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana
Solomon McCombs papers
Reflecting the professional activity of Solomon McCombs, Creek Indian artist, and promoter of his people's culture, these papers include correspondence, lectures, unpublished writings, photographs, and various other items collected by the artist. The bulk of the correspondence consists of two categories of incoming letters pertaining to McCombs' artistic activities: 1) those …
MS 4835 Petroglyph of footprints on Agency Hill at Muskogee, [Muskogee County] Oklahoma
MS 2776 Truman Michelson field notes from the Munsee in Kansas and the Delaware in Oklahoma
Ethnological and linguistic notes collected by Truman Michelson during his fieldwork among the Munsee in Kansas and the Delaware in Oklahoma in 1912. Also letters received in 1913 from Silas Longbone, one of the Delaware with whom Michelson worked closely. The majority of the notes are on the Delaware, and include Delaware …
Letters to Sue Scott from artists
Letters from thirty artists to Sue Scott, Curator, Oklahoma Art Center, 1987-1988, concerning their work in the Westheimer Collection. This information was collected preparatory to an exhibition of the Westheimer Collection. Excerpts from the letters are used in exhibition catalog, a copy of which is included.
Joseph Caldwell film of the River Basin Survey in Wagoner County, Oklahoma
Footage shot of archeological work being done for the River Basin Survey in Wagoner County, Oklahoma. Film forms part of the Records of the River Basin Surveys, Washington, D. C. Office, Miscellaneous Photographs and Other Records. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used …
Thomas Croft cabinet cards
0.04 Linear feet
This collection consists of nineteen cabinet card images depicting individuals from a number of Southern Plains Indian communities in the Oklahoma and Indian Territories between approximately 1888 and 1894.
Edwin D. Walter papers
Five letters, one of which is illustrated, written to Walter's friend Elizabeth Hamm while he was in England serving in World War II; three snapshots of Walter, two original prints by Walter, an exhibition announcement, a circular, and three clippings.
MS 7300 Correspondence concerning James Mooney
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Oklahoma Historical Society
All but two of the letters are by Mooney. One letter is from Thoburn to Mooney, and one is from Mack Haug. Concern several matters, including interest in having Thoburn's archeological work in Oklahoma published by the Bureau of American Ethnology and Mooney's difficulties in getting into the field in …