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WiIson area

Description: Letter to Mac McGalliard, March 19, 1968, in which Mr. Britton relates stories of early days in Hewitt, Reck, Peg City, and Wilson areas c1910. Reports town was New Wilson, and developed due to oil discoveries in the area. Mr. Britton also lived in "Old Simon" area in Love County.
Date: unknown
Partner: Ardmore Public Library

The History of Carter County

Description: Thesis by Mary Evelyn Frost, 1942. Topics covered in this thesis include: Chickasaw Indians: Pickens County Education in Carter County. Carter County, 1887-1915 Industrial and Social Development in Carter County
Date: unknown
Creator: Evelyn Frost, Mary
Partner: Ardmore Public Library

Tishomingo?

Description: Booklet compiled by Tishomingo's Daughters Study Club as a historical guide to the area. City Hall, Chickasaw Capitol, recreational areas White House of the Chickasaws, Harley Institute, Wapanucka Academy, fort Washita, Boggy Depot, the city cemetery, Murray State college and historical tour map are included. 6 pages, paper bound.
Date: unknown
Partner: Ardmore Public Library

Dundee

Description: Letter to Mac McGalliard, April 30, 1971, from Mrs. Lois Kimberlin Freeman, Healdton. Information includes: First school named Bowen, town named by Mr. McFarland, of McMann Oil Co., after hometown in Scotland, post office, named after McMann Oil Co., began c1914. 1 page, typed
Date: unknown
Creator: Lois Kimberlin Freeman, Mrs.
Partner: Ardmore Public Library

From Bluestem to Golden Trend

Description: by J. M. Hazlitt, pub. by University Supply & Eauipment Co., Fort Worth, Texas, 1957. History of Garvin County. Pictures and stories of early pioneers are included. 31 pages, photocopied, published material copied May 14, 1975 from original, owned by Clay Carpenter, Ardmore
Date: 1957
Creator: M. Hazlitt, J.
Partner: Ardmore Public Library

Cheek

Description: Notes taken by Mac McGalliard concerning search for Information on town of Cheek, Carter County. Post office established 1889, postmaster named Sparks. Named for Rufus Cheek, town had two doctors: Monroe Kearney and Etter. Cemetery nearby called the Slone or Sloan Graveyard.
Date: unknown
Partner: Ardmore Public Library

Brock

Description: "Citizens of Brock Refuse to Become Excited..." Daily Oklahoman, April 23, 1922. Story concerning the advancement of oil in the area of Brock and how the citizens continued the growth of the community. Wood Hammer and Whit Carroll are mentioned. Faint photographs are with the article. newspaper article, photocopy
Date: 1922
Partner: Ardmore Public Library

Hoxbar, or Ox-Bar

Description: History of this community as recalled by Mrs. Nora Hoffman of Ardmore, Sept. 3, 1968. Originally named after a cattle brand, Ox-Bar, this community nine miles southeast of Ardmore was a large one. Mrs. Hoffman relates-how her father and the Frensley brothers would drive cattle to market, Jasper Underwood, first postmaster in 1895, two general stores (and other businesses), three doctors, Mannering, Lindley and Duck, and a list of names she remembers from the area. 6 pages, handwritten
Date: unknown
Creator: Nora Hoffman, Mrs.
Partner: Ardmore Public Library

Provence Reunion Slated June 15

Description: Plans for reunion at Whittington Park for early settlers and descendents from the Provence area are reported. The town was named for George Provence, owner of a general store for many years. Newspaper article, original
Date: 2013
Partner: Ardmore Public Library

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
Partner: Ardmore Public Library

Saturday's the day of Chickasaw Festival

Description: Pages from this edition giving full schedule of planned events for this edition giving full schedule of planned events for the 110th anniversary of the founding of the Chickasaw Nation Several photos of the early day Chickasaw capitol building are included. newspaper articles, 3 pages with photos
Date: 1965
Partner: Ardmore Public Library