Category Archives: Work Related

The tale of two Dorothy’s

Sigh. Not all historical questions can be easily answered. A couple of years ago, Special Collections acquired the Dorothy Carman memory and autograph books, 1928, 1938-1942 2015-037. It’s a memory/scrap book of a young woman through her high school years, … Continue reading

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Ira Louis Reeves

A new research rabbit hole.  I’ve gone back to trying to pull together information of Henry Kendall College in Muskogee (1894-1907); and in particular the faculty.  I was looking for this picture (which I still can’t track down) because one … Continue reading

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Spanish American War correspondence of Eugene Gilmore

The Spanish American War correspondence of Eugene Gilmore can be found in the Papers of the Robertson and Worcester families, 1815-1932 (1931-001) at the Department of Special Collections, McFarlin Library, The University of Tulsa. First some preliminary information. Maurice “Eugene” … Continue reading

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Oddball spoon question

I asked this on the old Blog, and I thought I’d toss this back out. again.  I found this spoon in the Helen Rushmore collection at the Department of Special Collections at the University of Tulsa.  Much later, a second … Continue reading

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