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Interest Revived In State Oil Field Archives Project

Description: Report of work beginning again to record history of the oil industry in Oklahoma. Claude Barrow, Bill Burchardt, E. G. Dahlgren and Doris Dellinger are mentioned as involved in the project. Newspaper article, original
Date: 2013
Creator: Stewart, Roy P.

Here 'N' There

Description: Biographical information of Henry J. Kaiser, first postmaster of "Wynne Wood", from his grandson Clyde Kaiser of Ada, Ok. Also mentioned are the J.H. Walner Store in Cherokee Town (forerunner of Wynnewood), appointment of Henry Kaiser as Commissioner of that district by Judge Parker, and "Indian Police". newspaper article, original
Date: 2013

Shrine Rodeo, 1972

Description: Newspaper negative, and print, of photo of Connie Smith, entertainer at the 1972 Shrine Rodeo in Ardmore. 1 piece, photo negative 1 piece, photo pring, newspaper
Date: unknown

Rex Allen Returning Again

Description: Story that Rex Allen would be the star at this edition of the Shrine Rodeo. Photo of Allen is with article. Newspaper article, original
Date: 2013

Shrine Rodeo, 1972

Description: Program from this edition of the Ardmore Shrine Rodeo. Full edition, paperbound
Date: unknown

Photo material

Description: Newspaper photos, advertising slicks and copies of photographs of McGalliard. Metal photo duplication of photo is included. 12 pieces McGALLIARD, WILLIAM A. "MAC"
Date: unknown

Wells Fargo Office Traced

Description: Story of location of site of early Wells Fargo office at the Hall Furniture Store in Ardmore. Some information from an old ledger reveals items listed at the office and stable property. Newspaper article, original
Date: August 1, 1965
Creator: Graffham, Beverly

Smoking Room

Description: Report of possible museum of eastern Oklahoma history to be housed in home of Robert S. Kerr near Poteau, in Le Flore County. Newspaper article, original
Date: 2013
Creator: M., R. G.

Shrine Rodeo, 1971

Description: Press release concerning Pedro Gonzalez-Gonzalez, from Warner Bros. Studios, Burbank, Ca. Gonzalez-Gonzalet was one of the stars of the 1971 Shrine Rodeo in Ardmore. 5 pages, typed, duplicated
Date: unknown

Elliott Shows Indian Items

Description: Chisholm trail Hisstorical Museum Association. Report of meeting of the association with display of Indian relics presented by R.A. Elliott. Newspaper article, original
Date: 2013

Marlow Banker Writes Interesting Story Of Early History of Sulphur

Description: Story told by P. V. Rabb, formerly of Wynnewood, of events recalled in June 1890 on camping trip to Sulphur Spring. Mentioned are: road that began near Texoma Dam and ran past Pavillion Springs, old Froman ranch house, local resident named Fry, first built by Chidister & Swinford, hotel built, Col. Sneed, Indian Territory Bankers Assoc., bankers: J. B. Dabbs, Frank Craig, Clay Webster, R. O. Weems and E. E. White. newspaper article, original
Date: 2013

Shrine Rodeo, 1972

Description: Program insert from the night of April 5, 1972. Events and entrants for this performance are listed. Times for some have been written in on the insert. 1 page, original
Date: unknown

Dates Set For Rodeo

Description: Announcement that the rodeo in 1972 would take place April 5-8. Harry Knight Company would be the producer for 1972. newspaper article, original
Date: 2013

New Local Events For Shrine Rodeo

Description: Report on addition of Little Britches Bucking Contest, Kids Calf Scramble and Cowboys ribbon Roping events to the 1967 rodeo. Newspaper article, original
Date: 2013

To Shriners Hospital

Description: Shrine Club, Ardmore. Photo of Darrell Gene Ward, his mother Betty, Shriners Scott King and Jean Neustadt. Darrell is boarding a bus for the Shriners Hospital in St. Louis, Mo., with expenses paid by the Ardmore Shrine Club. Newspaper article, original
Date: 2013

Oklahoma Evaluates Native And Seedling Pecans"

Description: Story of work between the pecan growers, researchers and extension agents in Oklahoma to recognize and use the desireable characteristics of the native pecan. Magazine article, 2 pages, full issue 14 pages original
Date: 2013

Shrine Rodeo, 1972

Description: Program insert from the night of April 6, 1972. Entrants and events on that nights program are listed. Some of the times for the events are written in on the insert. 1 page, original
Date: unknown

Parade To Launch shrine Rodeo

Description: Report of attractions planned for the parade to open the 10th Annual Shrine Rodeo. Photo of Patsy Neustadt and George Connely as they distribute free tickets fo children from Washington Elementary School. Newspaper article, original
Date: 2013

Prize Money Over $8,500

Description: Report of prize money won by various cowboys during the 1972 Shrine Rodeo in Ardmore. Newspaper article, original
Date: 2013

Rodeo Booster Trip Planned

Description: Plans for booster trip throughout the area by local Shriners and Jaycees to promote the rodeo in Ardmore. Newspaper article, original
Date: 2013

Sites Need Restoration

Description: Story of Park Hill, south of Tahlequah, the Park Hill Mission-established by Rev. Samuel A. Worcester in 1836, the Park Hill Press-used the alphabet devised by Sequoyah, the Cherokee Female Seminary, the Male Seminary built closer to Tahlequah, home of George Murrell, the Ross and Worcester Mission cemeteries. newspaper article, original
Date: 2013
Creator: Ruth, Kent

Shrine Rodeo, 1973

Description: Program from this edition of the Shrine Rodeo in Ardmore. Full edition, paper bound
Date: unknown

Program, 1936

Description: Official program from Ardmore's third annual rodeo held May 20-31, 1936. Rodeo officials, political candidates advertisements and local merchants advertisements are included. The rodeo was to benefit the free milk and ice fund by the Ardmore Council of Social Agencies. Separate sheets list the contestants for events on the 29th and 31st along with events. paperbound program, 44 pages, original 1 page, original, 2 issues
Date: unknown
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