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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Sketch

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Newton Goodwin:

An Inventory of Photographs, 1887-1897, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Goodwin, Newton
Title: Newton Goodwin Photograph Collection,
Dates: 1887-1897
Abstract: The photograph collection, dated 1887-1897, was donated by Newton Goodwin.
Collection # SWCPC 339
Quantity: 2 b/w copy prints and 4 b/w copy negatives
Language English.
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

On April 19, 1892, cowboys, soldiers and others ran from the Texas-Oklahoma state line to stake claims to lands near Cheyenne, Oklahoma and the Washita River.

The donor of the collection, Newton Goodwin, lives in Lubbock, Texas.

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Scope and Contents

The Collection contains an image of a Cheyenne, Oklahoma, community picnic at Sgt. Major Creek west of town, circa 1892. Appearing in the photograph is Jessie Ann Goodwin, an aunt of Newton Goodwin who lives in Lubbock, Texas. The Collection also contains an image of Cheyenne, Oklahoma, on April 19, 1892, following the land rush to stake claims on and near the Washita River.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research

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Index Terms

The subject headings used by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library are derived from the Library of Congress and/or locally developed.
Subjects (Persons)
Cox, H. D.
Cox, H. D., Mrs.
Goodwin, Jessie Ann
Goodwin, Newton
Turner, Frank
Places
Cheyenne (Okla.)
Oklahoma--History--Land Rush, 1893
United States--Armed Forces
Washita River (Tex. and Okla.)
Washita River Valley (Tex. and Okla.)
Subjects
Cowboys--Photographs
Frontier and pioneer life--Photographs
Land tenure--Law and legislation
Pioneers--Photographs
Soldiers--Photographs

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Newton Goodwin Photograph Collection, 1887-1897, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Acquisition

Donated, 1977

Processed by

A. Ramirez

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