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Manuscript Collection: Mexico Papers

Collection Overview

Collection summary derived from "Guidebook to Manuscripts", 1969: Included are a photocopy of unidentified list of officers serving in Mexico campaign, seven letters to Richard from Papa from Mexico, one including 3 photographs, a photocopy of article "Details on 1 91 9 Juarez battle listed" from El Paso Herald Post, and a transcript of pages 2 to 12 covering period March 19 to November 19, which appears to be the "Literary Surprise" mentioned in folder 1 and portions thereof can be traced to the letters in the folder.

Thomas Gilcrease Library and Archive
1914 - 1916
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The Gilcrease Foundation acquired these materials before 1964 and is housed in the Helmerich Center for American Research (HCAR). The library currently receives most materials through community donation, board members, artists and the acquisition of manuscript collections.

Staff, interns, and volunteers of the Thomas Gilcrease Library and Archive have contributed to the organization and maintenance of the files since the collection passed to the City of Tulsa in the 1950s.