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Pops Route 66 Restaurant and gift shop, Arcadia, Oklahoma

Pops Route 66 Restaurant and gift shop, Arcadia, Oklahoma

Title, date, and subjects provided by the photographer. Credit line: Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Gift and purchase; Carol M. Highsmith; 2009; (DLC/PP-2010... more

Ball-play

Ball-play

Native men and boys playing a game similar to lacrosse, near Fort Gibson, Oklahoma. Illus. in: North American Indian portfolio ; hunting scenes and amusements of the Rocky Mountains and prairies of America / fr... more

[John Ross, full length portrait, facing front standing next to a small table]

[John Ross, full length portrait, facing front standing next to a smal...

Photograph shows portrait of John Ross, also known as Guwisguwi, Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation from 1828-1866 and founder of Ross's Landing in 1816, site of the original settlement of Chattanooga, Tenn... more

Map of South Pacific Rail Road Co. of Missouri.

Map of South Pacific Rail Road Co. of Missouri.

Outline map of Arkansas and parts of Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas showing drainage, counties, cities and towns, finished and projected railroads with names along the lines. Scale [ca. 1:2,500,000]. Note: "This c... more

Map of the Chickasaw country : and contiguous portions of the Indian Territory /

Map of the Chickasaw country : and contiguous portions of the Indian T...

Relief shown by hachures. Shows roads, settlements, drainage, and township lines. "Authorities: Land Surveys of the Chickasaw Nation, 1871 ... drawn by Ado Hunnius"--Label attached in lower right corner." "Publ... more

[Composite of four scenes related to Indian relations with the U.S. government]

[Composite of four scenes related to Indian relations with the U.S. go...

Four scenes: The Indian Question - Red Cloud Agency - distributing goods; The hosiptal; Fort Sill; Officers' quarters. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1876 May 13. Reference copy in LOT 4391.

Kansas. Dodge City. Horse-drawn vehicle

Kansas. Dodge City. Horse-drawn vehicle

Photograph shows two men sitting up front on stage coach, from Western Kansas to Oklahoma Territory, outside of home.

An act in relation to minerals. An act to amend Sections 81, 85 and 86 of article 18, Chapter 12 of the compiled laws ... Approved Dec. 15, 1883. D. W. Busyhead Principal Chief Tahtequah. 1883.

An act in relation to minerals. An act to amend Sections 81, 85 and 86...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 139, Folder 2.

Ejecting an "Oklahoma boomer" / drawn by T. de Thulstrup from a sketch by Frederic Remington.

Ejecting an "Oklahoma boomer" / drawn by T. de Thulstrup from a sketch...

Squatter family in wagon being escorted by soldiers from Indian territory. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1885 March 28, cover.

Indian territory: compiled from the official records of the records of the General Land Office and other sources under supervision of Geo. U. Mayo.

Indian territory: compiled from the official records of the records of...

This map contains extensive cultural detail relating to the reservations composing Indian Territory. It has also been annotated to illustrate the boundaries of the formation of Oklahoma Territory within the Ind... more

Scenes and incidents of the settlement of Oklahoma

Scenes and incidents of the settlement of Oklahoma

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1889 May 18, p. 392.

Fort Sill, I.T., Dec. 1889, from southeast

Fort Sill, I.T., Dec. 1889, from southeast

Photograph shows bird's-eye view of buildings at Fort Sill, Indian Territory. Title from item.

Map of the Indian Territory showing Oklahoma country

Map of the Indian Territory showing Oklahoma country

Shows townships, military and Indian reservations, and mail service. Relief shown by hachures. Title from cover: Rand, McNally & Co's official map of the Indian Territory. "Entered according to the act of Congr... more

The Founding of cities in Oklahoma

The Founding of cities in Oklahoma

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1889 May 18, p. 393.

Indian territory: compiled under the direction of the Hon. John H. Oberly, Commissioner of Indian Affairs, by C.A. Maxwell.

Indian territory: compiled under the direction of the Hon. John H. Obe...

Shows the lands occupied by various tribes and includes details about land transfers and cessions.

A "Boomer" family / / Davies. A "boomer's" wife /Witt. D[?] after Drote[?]

A "Boomer" family / / Davies. A "boomer's" wife /Witt. D[?] after Drot...

Large group of settlers of the West posed in front of tents; wife of settler of the West (Oklahoma?) cooking on outdoor stove in front of man standing beside covered wagon and man holding bucket and wagon wheel... more

U.S. Gov. post of Ft. Sill, I.T., from hospital

U.S. Gov. post of Ft. Sill, I.T., from hospital

Photograph shows bird's-eye view of buildings at Fort Sill, Indian Territory. Title from item. Caption: Garrisoned by four troops 7th Cavalry, two 5th Cavalry, and one company 13th Infantry; commanded by Lt. Co... more

Map of Oklahoma and surrounding portions of the Indian Territory

Map of Oklahoma and surrounding portions of the Indian Territory

Map showing railroads, projected railroads, and wagon roads.

Guthrie, Oklahoma, Indian Territory, Jan. 22nd 1890 /

Guthrie, Oklahoma, Indian Territory, Jan. 22nd 1890 /

Bird's-eye view of the Indian Territory. "The city of Guthrie was nine months old when the original sketch for this lithograph was made." Copy imperfect: Stained along fold lines. Includes text, list to points ... more

Destiny of the black man ... Muldrow, Ind. Ter. [blank] 189 [blank] There will be a meeting held at [blank] by [blank] on [blank] 189[blank] Brothers and sister of the colored race! Let us begin to notice our conditions in the United States befo

Destiny of the black man ... Muldrow, Ind. Ter. [blank] 189 [blank] Th...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 139, Folder 3.

Cyclone at Ponca City, Okla.

Cyclone at Ponca City, Okla.

View of cyclone funnel. Wittemann Collection. No. 1572.

Wichitas, Kiowas, Comanches and Apaches, Oklahoma Territory

Wichitas, Kiowas, Comanches and Apaches, Oklahoma Territory

Scale ca. 1:46,000. Cover title: Quarter sectional map of the Kiowa, Comanche, Apache & Wichita reservations; up to date showing allotments, county & districts boundaries, and all reserves. Relief shown by hach... more

Wichitas, Kiowas, Comanches and Apaches, Oklahoma Territory

Wichitas, Kiowas, Comanches and Apaches, Oklahoma Territory

Scale ca. 1:46,000. Cover title: Quarter sectional map of the Kiowa, Comanche, Apache & Wichita reservations. Relief shown by hachures. Inset: Washita County. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ... more

Map of Indian Territory and Oklahoma

Map of Indian Territory and Oklahoma

Relief shown by hachures. Title from panel. At head of map: Eleventh Census of the United States. Includes text and list of railroads. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Chief Qwanah's home

Chief Qwanah's home

Photograph showing two-story frame house and tipis, diminituve from atop mountains in foreground. Title from item.

Elk Tongue and his daughter, A-ke-a (A Nice Walk)

Elk Tongue and his daughter, A-ke-a (A Nice Walk)

Elk Tongue, wearing war bonnet while crouching with bow and arrow in hands, and his daughter, A-ke-a, standing, both facing front. 32674W U.S. Copyright Office.

Edmond, Oklahoma Territory, 1891.

Edmond, Oklahoma Territory, 1891.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 714.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2

Scout Mobiel, in Kiowa war time costume

Scout Mobiel, in Kiowa war time costume

Elk Tongue (Scout Mobiel?), wearing war bonnet while carrying shield and bow, on horseback, facing right. 32676W U.S. Copyright Office.

Indian relics

Indian relics

Kiowa or Comanche Indian shield adorned with feathers, weaponry and pipe above; blanket provides backdrop. 6292W U.S. Copyright Office.

Fort Reno, Oklahoma Territory 1891.

Fort Reno, Oklahoma Territory 1891.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 714.2 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. Vault AACR2

El Reno, Oklahoma Territory 1891.

El Reno, Oklahoma Territory 1891.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and pencil. Bird's-eye-view. "Published by T. M. Fowler & James B. Moyer." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ... more

Ardmore, Indian Territory, 1891.

Ardmore, Indian Territory, 1891.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 713.2 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. Vault AACR2

Map of the Indian and Oklahoma territories.

Map of the Indian and Oklahoma territories.

LC Many nations, 201 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Map of Pawnee Reservation showing allotments

Map of Pawnee Reservation showing allotments

Shows names of landowners and boundaries. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Rock Island train at State Line, September 16th 1893. opening of Cherokee Strip, Caldwell, Kansas.

Rock Island train at State Line, September 16th 1893. opening of Chero...

Photograph shows enourmous crowd gathered around and riding on locamotive. Copyright 1908 by Lee A. Perry, Caldwell, Kansas. Title from item.

U.S. Reports: McDaid v. Oklahoma, ex rel. Smith, 150 U.S. 209 (1893)

U.S. Reports: McDaid v. Oklahoma, ex rel. Smith, 150 U.S. 209 (1893)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 150; October Term, 1893; McDaid v. Oklahoma Territory, ex rel. Smith

Map of the Indian and Oklahoma territories, 1894; compiled from the official records of the General Land Office and other sources.

Map of the Indian and Oklahoma territories, 1894; compiled from the of...

Shows relief by hachures, drainage, Indian areas, districts, treaty dates, roads and trails, and the named railroads. Scale 1:760,320. LC Railroad maps, 288 Description derived from published bibliography. Incl... more

Rand McNally & Co.'s new 11 x 14 map of Indian Territory and Oklahoma

Rand McNally & Co.'s new 11 x 14 map of Indian Territory and Oklahoma

Scale ca. 1:40,000. Relief shown by hachures. Includes indexes and inset of "Western portion of Oklahoma." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

U.S. Reports: United States v. Delaney, 164 U.S. 282 (1896)

U.S. Reports: United States v. Delaney, 164 U.S. 282 (1896)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 164; October Term, 1896; United States v. Delaney

U.S. Reports: Thomas v. Gay, 169 U.S. 264 (1898)

U.S. Reports: Thomas v. Gay, 169 U.S. 264 (1898)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 169; October Term, 1897; Thomas v. Gay; Gay v. Thomas

U.S. Reports: Central Loan & Trust Co. v. Campbell, 173 U.S. 84 (1899)

U.S. Reports: Central Loan & Trust Co. v. Campbell, 173 U.S. 84 (1899)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 173; October Term, 1898; Central Loan and Trust Company v. Campbell Commission Company

Indian Territory : compiled under the direction of Charles H. Fitch, topographer in charge of the Indian Territory surveys

Indian Territory : compiled under the direction of Charles H. Fitch, t...

At right corner of sheet: Exhibit 4. At upper left corner: Ninth annual report, Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes. At head of title: Department of the Interior, United States Geological Survey, Charles D.... more

Oklahoma cyclone (no. 2)

Oklahoma cyclone (no. 2)

View of cyclone funnel. Copyright by North Losey, View Photographers, Oklahoma City, Okla. Wittemann Collection.

U.S. Reports: Calhoun v. Violet, 173 U.S. 60 (1899)

U.S. Reports: Calhoun v. Violet, 173 U.S. 60 (1899)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 173; October Term, 1898; Calhoun v. Violet

Map showing progress of allotment in Creek Nation /

Map showing progress of allotment in Creek Nation /

At upper right corner: Exhibit 8. At head of title: Department of the Interior, Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes. "Shaded portions represent selections filed on since the opening of Land Office April, 1s... more

Land office, Okl. Oklahoma

Land office, Okl. Oklahoma

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Caption from data provided by Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards: Land rush. General information about the George Grantham ... more

Geronimo Apache cheif [sic] and his two nieces, died Feb. 16th [19]09 / H.H. Clarke, Oklahoma City, Okla.

Geronimo Apache cheif [sic] and his two nieces, died Feb. 16th [19]09 ...

Geronimo, full-length portrait, seated, facing front, posed, with his two nieces standing at his sides. H74628 U.S. Copyright Office. Hand-colored.

Land rush, Okla. Oklahoma

Land rush, Okla. Oklahoma

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative. General information about the George Grantham Bain Collection is availabl... more

Map of Chickasaw Nation, Indian territory /

Map of Chickasaw Nation, Indian territory /

In upper right corner: Exhibit 10. In upper left corner: Tenth annual report of the Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes. At head of title: Department of the Interior, Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes... more

Democrat-Topic's map of Cleveland County, Oklahoma. 1900.

Democrat-Topic's map of Cleveland County, Oklahoma. 1900.

Shows landownership. LC Land ownership maps, 691 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotated in black and red ink, blue crayon and pencil; mounted on cloth. In pencil: B... more

Ko-se-Kaw-nuck, the gambling game of the squaws

Ko-se-Kaw-nuck, the gambling game of the squaws

6313 U.S. Copyright Office. Title transcribed from item.

Map of Choctaw Nation, Indian territory : compiled from official records of the United States Geological Survey /

Map of Choctaw Nation, Indian territory : compiled from official recor...

At head of sheet: Exhibit "A". Includes approved coal leases and coal claims. From: United States. Dept. of the Interior. Secretary's annual statement and report to the President and the Congress, 1902. Availa... more

Map of the Indian Territory : showing the progress and status of townsite surveys, under the direction of the United States Indian Inspector for the Indian Territory, June 30, 1902.

Map of the Indian Territory : showing the progress and status of towns...

At head of sheet: Exhibit "B". In lower right corner: DHK-WGB del. From: United States. Dept. of the Interior. Secretary's annual statement and report to the President and the Congress, 1902. Available also th... more

Map showing progress of allotment in the Creek Nation /

Map showing progress of allotment in the Creek Nation /

At upper right corner: Exhibit 2. At upper left corner: Ninth annual report, Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes. At head of title: Department of the Interior, Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes. "Shad... more

Indian Territory showing railroad systems, June 30, 1902.

Indian Territory showing railroad systems, June 30, 1902.

In upper right corner: Exhibit 5. In upper left corner: Ninth annual report, Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes. From: United States. Dept. of the Interior annual report, 1902. Available also through the L... more

Indian Territory showing townsites approved to June 30, 1902.

Indian Territory showing townsites approved to June 30, 1902.

In upper right corner: Exhibit 6. In upper left corner: Ninth annual report, Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes. From: United States. Dept. of the Interior annual report, 1902. Available also through the L... more

In the name and by the authority of the Territory of Oklahoma. Executive department. Thanksgiving proclamation ... I recommend that Thursday, November 27th, 1902. be observed as a day set apart for devotion and thanksgiving ... Done at Guthrie,

In the name and by the authority of the Territory of Oklahoma. Executi...

Thanksgiving proclamation. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 139, Folder 4.

Map of the Indian Territory : showing the progress and status of townsite appraisements, under the supervision of the United States Indian Inspector for the Indian Territory, June 30, 1902.

Map of the Indian Territory : showing the progress and status of towns...

At head of sheet: Exhibit "C". In lower right corner: DHK-WGB del. From: United States. Dept. of the Interior. Secretary's annual statement and report to the President and the Congress, 1902. Available also th... more

Waiting for their stars / Keppler.

Waiting for their stars / Keppler.

Illustration shows Columbia sitting in a chair with the American flag across her lap, she is holding a star and has a pot of stars and sewing materials next to her; standing on the left are three male figures r... more

U.S. Reports: Foster v. Pryor, 189 U.S. 325 (1903)

U.S. Reports: Foster v. Pryor, 189 U.S. 325 (1903)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 189; October Term, 1902; Foster v. Pryor

U.S. Reports: Queenan v. Oklahoma, 190 U.S. 548 (1903)

U.S. Reports: Queenan v. Oklahoma, 190 U.S. 548 (1903)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 190; October Term, 1902; Queenan v. Oklahoma

U.S. Reports: Potter v. Hall, 189 U.S. 292 (1903)

U.S. Reports: Potter v. Hall, 189 U.S. 292 (1903)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 189; October Term, 1902; Potter v. Hall

Columbia (to the three territories) - Your stars shall be put on the flag just as soon as those politicians in Congress will let me / Keppler ; J. Ottmann Lith. Co., Puck Bldg., N.Y.

Columbia (to the three territories) - Your stars shall be put on the f...

Woman symbolizing Columbia, holding American flag and star, and facing three men representing New Mexico, Arizona, and Oklahoma, who are waiting for statehood, with the U.S. Capitol in background. Illus. in: Pu... more

U.S. Reports: Winebrenner v. Forney, 189 U.S. 148 (1903)

U.S. Reports: Winebrenner v. Forney, 189 U.S. 148 (1903)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 189; October Term, 1902; Winebrenner v. Forney

U.S. Reports: Lone Wolf v. Hitchcock, 187 U.S. 553 (1903)

U.S. Reports: Lone Wolf v. Hitchcock, 187 U.S. 553 (1903)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 187; October Term, 1902; Lone Wolf v. Hitchcock

Map of Choctaw Nation, Indian territory, coal and asphalt segregation /

Map of Choctaw Nation, Indian territory, coal and asphalt segregation ...

In upper right corner: Exhibit 9. In upper left corner: Tenth annual report of the Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

U.S. Reports: Plymouth Cordage Co. v. Smith, 194 U.S. 311 (1904)

U.S. Reports: Plymouth Cordage Co. v. Smith, 194 U.S. 311 (1904)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 194; October Term, 1903; Plymouth Cordage Company v. Smith

Muskogee oil field

Muskogee oil field

Scale ca. 1:31,000. Blueprint on cloth. LC copy annotated in multiple colors. Shows land ownership and oil and gas wells. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 650/1;... more

Indian Territory showing railroad systems, June 30, 1903.

Indian Territory showing railroad systems, June 30, 1903.

In upper right corner: Exhibit 27. In upper left corner: Tenth annual report of the Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Map showing progress of allotment in Cherokee Nation /

Map showing progress of allotment in Cherokee Nation /

At upper right corner: Exhibit 8. At upper left corner: Tenth annual report, Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes. At head of title: Department of the Interior, Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes. "Shad... more

Driving cattle to pasture /

Driving cattle to pasture /

The camera was placed to get the best view of the many cattle being driven toward grazing land. Edision Foundation records (envelope 135): "photographed by A. C. Abadie, May 9, 1904, Bliss, Oklahoma Territory. ... more

U.S. Reports: Comstock v. Eagleton, 196 U.S. 99 (1905)

U.S. Reports: Comstock v. Eagleton, 196 U.S. 99 (1905)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 196; October Term, 1904; Comstock v. Eagleton