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  • Provenance/Source of Acquisition
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  • Title: Red Bird, Oklahoma glass plate negatives
    Collection number: 1838
    Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 12 items (12 glass plate negatives)
    Date: 1900-1910
    Abstract: Red Bird is located in Wagoner County, Oklahoma. The town was settled before 1900 by the Barber and Ruffin families. Collection consists of a group of 12 original glass plate negatives, depicting early views of homes, businesses and townspeople in the all black town of Red Bird, Oklahoma.
    Creator: Red Bird Investment Company.
    Selected digitized images from this collection.

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library Special Collections. 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.

    Preferred Citation

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

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 7542772 

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Purchase, 2009.

    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.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    African Americans--Oklahoma--Red Bird.
    Black-and-white negatives.
    Farmhouses--Oklahoma--Red Bird.
    Railroad stations--Oklahoma--Red Bird.
    Red Bird (Okla.).
    Storefronts--Oklahoma--Red Bird.