The Resource Works Progress Administration Historic Sites and Federal Writers' Project Collection.

Works Progress Administration Historic Sites and Federal Writers' Project Collection.

Label
Works Progress Administration Historic Sites and Federal Writers' Project Collection., 1937-1941
Title
Works Progress Administration Historic Sites and Federal Writers' Project Collection.
Inclusive dates
1937-1941
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Book-length manuscripts, research and project reports, and administrative records generated by the W.P.A. Historic Sites and Federal Writers' Projects for Oklahoma during the 1930's. Arranged by county and by subject, there are reports on biographies, birthplaces and homes of prominant Oklahomans, business enterprises and industries, judicial centers, banks and banking, Masonic orders, soil conservation, and land runs; on historic sites, including cemeteries and burial sites, churches and missions, schools, towns and ghost towns, post offices, roads and trails, stage coaches and stagecoach lines, ranches, ruins and antiquities, bridges, crossings and ferries, battlefields, trading posts and stores, military posts and camps, and the state parks; on Indians of North America in Oklahoma, including agencies and reservations, treaties, tribal government centers, councils and meetings, chiefs and leaders, judicial centers, jails and prisons, stomp grounds, and ceremonial rites and dances; and on geogrpahic features and regions, arranged by place name, including caverns, mountains, rivers, springs, and prairies. In addition, there are transcripts of interviews conducted with oilfield workers regarding the petroleum industry in Oklahoma
  • Collection includes typescripts of 19th Century Indian related information appearing in newspapers, and photostat copies of Indian documents
Action
Accessioned
Cataloging source
OkU-W
Form designation
Records
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  • Bacon Rind
  • Bartles, Jacob H.
  • Big Medicine
  • Big Tree
  • Pawnee Bill
  • Black Beaver
  • Black Coat
  • Black Kettle
  • Boudinot, Elias
  • Brown, John F
  • Bryant, William J
  • Byington, Cyrus
  • Chapman, Amos
  • Checote, Samuel
  • Chisholm, William E
  • Chouteau, Auguste Pierre
  • Coodey, William Shorey
  • Colbert, Isaac
  • Cooper, Douglas H.
  • Couch, William L.
  • Cummins, Scott
  • Dalton, Bill
  • Downing, Lewis
  • Elliott, Joel
  • Eschiti
  • Gardner, Jefferson
  • Hennessy, Pat
  • Hicks, Elijah
  • Horseback
  • Houston, Sam
  • Houston, Temple Lea
  • Hurley, Patrick J.
  • Ispas, Ștefan
  • Jolly, John
  • Jones, Robert M
  • Jones, Wilson Nathaniel
  • Journeycake, Charles
  • Kincaid, Joseph
  • Lewis, Isom
  • LeFlore, Thomas
  • LeFlore, Charles
  • Pawnee Bill
  • Lone Wolf
  • Lookout, Fred
  • Love, Overton
  • McCurtain, Cornelius
  • McCurtain, Edmond
  • McCurtain, Green
  • McCurtain, Jackson F.
  • McIntosh, Chilly
  • McIntosh, D. N.
  • McIntosh, William F
  • McKinney, Thompson
  • Murrell, George M.
  • Nation, Carry Amelia
  • Parker, Quanah
  • Parker, Thomas
  • Pawenopashe, Joseph
  • Perryman, L. C.
  • Porter, Pleasant
  • Posey, Alexander Lawrence
  • Pounds, George
  • Reynolds, Milton Wellington
  • Robertson, Alice
  • Rogers, Will
  • Ross, John
  • Ross, Joshua
  • Ross, Lewis
  • Ross, William P.
  • Seger, John H.
  • Sequoyah
  • Tiger, Peggy
  • War Bonnet
  • Watie, Stand
  • White Wolf
  • Wild Horse
  • Worcester, S. A.
  • Wright, Allen
  • Red Moon Indian Boarding School (Okla.)
  • Dwight Mission (Okla.)
  • Round Springs Indian Church (Okla.)
  • Stovall Museum
  • Federal Writers' Project (Okla.)
  • United States
  • Camp Holmes Indian Council
  • Leepor Creek Indian Council
  • African Americans
  • Antiquities
  • Archaeology
  • Banks and banking
  • Banks and banking
  • Banks and banking
  • Battlefields
  • Battles
  • Bridges
  • Buildings
  • Business enterprises
  • Military camps
  • Catholic Church
  • Cattle trails
  • Caves
  • Cemeteries
  • Cherokee Indians
  • Cherokee Indians
  • Cherokee Indians
  • Chickasaw Indians
  • Chickasaw Indians
  • Choctaw Indians
  • Choctaw Indians
  • Church buildings
  • Cities and towns
  • Cities and towns
  • Comanche Indians
  • Creek Indians
  • Epitaphs
  • Ferries
  • Fords (Stream crossings)
  • Freemasonry
  • General stores
  • Indians of North America
  • Indian councils
  • Indian courts
  • Indian reservations
  • Trading posts
  • Land settlement
  • Manuscripts
  • Meteorites
  • Military bases
  • Military bases
  • Missions
  • Missions
  • Nez Percé Indians
  • Parks
  • Petroleum industry and trade
  • Postal service
  • Quapaw Indians
  • Ranches
  • Rivers
  • Roads
  • Sauk Indians
  • Fox Indians
  • Schools
  • Soil conservation
  • Soldiers' homes
  • Tonkawa Indians
  • Trails
  • Adair County (Okla.)
  • Alfalfa County (Okla.)
  • Atoka County (Okla.)
  • Beaver County (Okla.)
  • Beckham County (Okla.)
  • Blaine County (Okla.)
  • Bryan County (Okla.)
  • Caddo County (Okla.)
  • Canadian County (Okla.)
  • Carter County (Okla.)
  • Cherokee County (Okla.)
  • Cheyenne-Arapaho Indian Reservation (Okla.)
  • Choctaw County (Okla.)
  • Cimarron County (Okla.)
  • Cleveland County (Okla.)
  • Coal County (Okla.)
  • Colbert's Station (Okla.)
  • Comanche County (Okla.)
  • Cotton County (Okla.)
  • Craig County (Okla.)
  • Creek County (Okla.)
  • Custer County (Okla.)
  • Delaware County (Okla.)
  • Dewey County (Okla.)
  • Ellis County (Okla.)
  • Garfield County (Okla.)
  • Garvin County (Okla.)
  • Grady County (Okla.)
  • Grant County (Okla.)
  • Greer County (Okla.)
  • Harmon County (Okla.)
  • Harper County (Okla.)
  • Haskell County (Okla.)
  • Hughes County (Okla.)
  • Jackson County (Okla.)
  • Jefferson County (Okla.)
  • Johnston County (Okla.)
  • Kay County (Okla.)
  • Kickapoo Indian Reservation (Okla.)
  • Kingfisher County (Okla.)
  • Kiowa County (Okla.)
  • Latimer County (Okla.)
  • Le Flore County (Okla.)
  • Lincoln County (Okla.)
  • Logan County (Okla.)
  • Love County (Okla.)
  • Major County (Okla.)
  • Marshall County (Okla.)
  • Mayes County (Okla.)
  • McClain County (Okla.)
  • McCurtain County (Okla.)
  • McIntosh County (Okla.)
  • Murray County (Okla.)
  • Muskogee County (Okla.)
  • Noble County (Okla.)
  • Nowata County (Okla.)
  • Okfuskee County (Okla.)
  • Oklahoma County (Okla.)
  • Oklahoma
  • Oklahoma
  • Oklahoma
  • Okmulgee County (Okla.)
  • Osage County (Okla.)
  • Osage Reservation (Okla.)
  • Ottawa County (Okla.)
  • Pawnee County (Okla.)
  • Payne County (Okla.)
  • Peoria Indian Reservation (Okla.)
  • Pittsburg County (Okla.)
  • Ponotoc County (Okla.)
  • Pottawatomie County (Okla.)
  • Pushmataha County (Okla.)
  • Quapaw Reservation (Okla.)
  • Roger Mills County (Okla.)
  • Rogers County (Okla.)
  • Sac and Fox Indian Reservation (Okla.)
  • Seminole County (Okla.)
  • Sequoyah County (Okla.)
  • Stephens County (Okla.)
  • Texas County (Okla.)
  • Tillman County (Okla.)
  • Tonkawa Indian Reservation (Okla.)
  • Tulsa County (Okla.)
  • Wagoner County (Okla.)
  • Washington County (Okla.)
  • Washita County (Okla.)
  • Wichita Reservation (Okla.)
  • Woods County (Okla.)
  • Woodward County (Okla.)
Label
Works Progress Administration Historic Sites and Federal Writers' Project Collection.
Link
https://lib.ou.edu/sites/default/files/WPAHistoricSitesandFederalWritersProject.pdf
Instantiates
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory available in repository.
Extent
23 ft.
Immediate source of acquisition
Lottinville, Savoie
Ownership
Gift of Savoie Lottinville.
System control number
  • 1549219-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)1549219
  • (Sirsi) a1549219
  • OKUV88-A283
  • 483
Label
Works Progress Administration Historic Sites and Federal Writers' Project Collection.
Link
https://lib.ou.edu/sites/default/files/WPAHistoricSitesandFederalWritersProject.pdf
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory available in repository.
Extent
23 ft.
Immediate source of acquisition
Lottinville, Savoie
Ownership
Gift of Savoie Lottinville.
System control number
  • 1549219-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)1549219
  • (Sirsi) a1549219
  • OKUV88-A283
  • 483

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