[2012.201.B0100.0001]

Description

Photograph is of a group of young boys in uniform with old young men to the outer left and right. Pawhuska troop is considered one of three of the oldest Boy Scout Troops in America at the time. Reverend John F Mitchell of the St. Thomas Epsicopal Church by the Church of England is the founder of this troop. Caption: "Above are shown some of the members of the first Boy Scout Troop in America."

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1 photograph : b&w

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Creator: Unknown. Creation Date: Unknown.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection and was provided by Oklahoma Historical Society to The Gateway to Oklahoma History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 28 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Oklahoma Historical Society

In 1893, members of the Oklahoma Territory Press Association formed the Oklahoma Historical Society to keep a detailed record of Oklahoma history and preserve it for future generations. The Oklahoma History Center opened in 2005, and operates in Oklahoma City.

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  • Main Title: [2012.201.B0100.0001]
  • Added Title: They Were Pawhuska Boys

Description

Photograph is of a group of young boys in uniform with old young men to the outer left and right. Pawhuska troop is considered one of three of the oldest Boy Scout Troops in America at the time. Reverend John F Mitchell of the St. Thomas Epsicopal Church by the Church of England is the founder of this troop. Caption: "Above are shown some of the members of the first Boy Scout Troop in America."

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1 photograph : b&w

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Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection

The Oklahoma Publishing Company, the parent company of many prominent Oklahoma newspapers, amassed a significant collection of photographs that span more than a century. The wide variety of photographs accompanied stories in the newspapers.

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Added to The The Gateway to Oklahoma History

  • Nov. 27, 2013, 6:37 a.m.

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  • March 24, 2015, 1:28 p.m.

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[2012.201.B0100.0001], photograph, Date Unknown; (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc240558/: accessed December 14, 2017), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.