Helen Bixby photograph collection, 1835-1959

Bixby, Helen

Details

1020 items.
11 photograph albums.
One thousand twenty images, 5 antique photo albums (11 albums in all), and 40 negatives, collected by Bixby, depicting life in southwest Oklahoma (Lawton, Fort Sill, and Medicine Park), Kansas, and Iowa, in the 19th and early 20th centuries -- Includes photographs of Helen Bixby and members of the Bardwell, Bixby, Carruth, Ferris, White, Winsor, and Young families; U.S. Army officers; presidents of the U.S., and other countries; Geronimo, Quanah Parker, and other notable Native Americans; and many others.
Federal employee, of Lawton, Okla.; worked for the U.S. Dept. of Interior, Veterans' Bureau, and Dept. of the Army at Fort Sill, Okla.
Collection is open for research.
Additional Helen Bixby materials filed separately in the repository.
Materials in English.
Finding aid in the repository.

Related Resources

View this description in WorldCat: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/190862330