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Finding Aid for the Red Bird, Oklahoma Glass Plate Negatives, ca. 1906
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  • Administrative Information
  • Biography/History
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Red Bird, Oklahoma Glass Plate Negatives
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1906
    Collection number: 1838
    Creator: Red Bird Investment Company
    Extent: 1 box.
    Abstract: Group of 12 original glass plate negatives, depicting early views of homes, businesses and townspeople in the all black town of Red Bird, OK.
    Language: Finding aid is written in English.
    Language of the Material: Materials are in English.
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Access

    Open for research. STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UC Regents. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Purchase, 2009.

    Processing Note

    Processed by Megan Hahn Fraser, with assistance from Michael Wartenbe, July 2009.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Red Bird, Oklahoma Glass Plate Negatives (Collection Number 1838). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

    Biography/History

    Red Bird is located in Wagoner County, Oklahoma. The town was settled before 1900.

    Scope and Content

    Group of twelve 5 inch by 7 inch glass plate negatives, depicting early views of homes, businesses and townspeople in the all black town of Red Bird, OK. Images include a grain elevator, a grocery store and a railroad station.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

    Subjects

    African-Americans-Oklahama-Red Bird.
    Storefronts-- Oklahoma-- Red Bird.
    Farmhouses-- Oklahoma-- Red Bird.
    Railroad stations-- Oklahoma-- Red Bird.

    Genres and Forms of Material

    Black and white negatives.