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Bartlett_DistrictOffice_B61_F16.pdf

Tulsa Office Files, Corps of Engineers, Mingo Creek

Dewey F. Bartlett, 1919-1979

Topics include National Flood Insurers Association, Oklahoma flood control, Oklahoma flood damage prevention, Oklahoma flood Insurance, and Mingo Creek (Okla.). Correspondents include United States Army Corps of Engineers Tulsa District flood report.

Belcher_92ndCongress_B172_F21A.pdf

Mingo Creek Watershed Association

Page Henry Belcher, 1899-1980

Contains materials related to flooding in Tulsa, especially along Mingo Creek. Materials include correspondence between Belcher, constituents, including the Mingo Creek Watershed Association, the USDA’s Soil Conservation Service, and the Army Corps…

Belcher_92ndCongress_B172_F21B.pdf

Mingo Creek Watershed Association

Page Henry Belcher, 1899-1980

Contains materials related to flooding in Tulsa, especially along Mingo Creek. Materials include correspondence between Belcher, constituents, including the Mingo Creek Watershed Association, the USDA’s Soil Conservation Service, and the Army Corps…

DL_MC_CT_SDAB.pdf

Citizen Task Force and Stormwater Drainage Advisory Board

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

These records relate to the Citizen Taskforce that was formed after the Memorial Day flood of 1984 to address stormwater issues in Tulsa. It includes numerous internal memos, meeting notes, and testimonies from hearings.

DL_MC_CT_001.pdf

City of Tulsa Flood Response

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Contains records related to the assessment and response to the Memorial Day flood of 1984. Includes numerous internal memos and handwritten field reports.

DL_MC_CT_002.pdf

Flood Damage Photographs

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

This file contains snapshots of the damage after the 1984 Memorial Day flood, primarily in the Holiday Trailer Park.

DL_MC_CT_003.pdf

Flood Damage Reports

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Contains records related to the assessment and response to the Memorial Day flood of 1984. Includes numerous internal memos and handwritten field reports.

Jones_Departmental_Box10_Folder22.pdf

Defense, Army, Corps of Engineers, Flood Management, Mingo Creek

James R. Jones, 1939-

Contains materials related to flooding in the Mingo Valley flood plain and funding for flood control projects through the Water Resource Development Act of 1974. Materials include memos, newspaper clippings, newsletters from the Arkansas Basin…

Jones_Departmental_Box11_Folder1.pdf

Defense, Army, Corps of Engineers, Flood Management, Mingo Creek

James R. Jones, 1939-

Contains materials related to flooding in the Mingo Valley flood plain, the Mingo Valley Expressway, and funding for acquisition of flooded homes and flood control projects through Section 1362 of the Federal Disaster Protection Act of 1973.…

Synar_Subject_B25_F50.pdf

Mingo Creek

Michael "Mike" Lynn Synar, 1950-1996

Contains newspaper clippings related to funding for the Mingo Creek flood prevention project.

Synar_Subject_B40_F15.pdf

Mingo Creek Flooding

Michael "Mike" Lynn Synar, 1950-1996

Contains a memo regarding the Mingo Creek flooding and the potential cost increases to the Tulsa area.

DL_MC_Interview2_TY_Edited.mp3

Interview with Mayor Terry Young

Mayor Terry Young

Interview conducted with Mayor Terry Young about his experience before, during, and after the Memorial Day flood of 1984. Young served as Mayor of Tulsa from 1984 to 1986. He had just assumed the post days before the Memorial Day flood. Young…

DL_MC_CT_004.pdf

Flood Damage Photographs

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

This file contains snapshots of the damage after the 1984 Memorial Day flood, primarily in the Holiday Park Trailer Park.

Jones_Departmental_Box11_Folder2.pdf

Defense, Army, Corps of Engineers, Flood Management, Mingo Creek

James R. Jones, 1939-

Contains materials related to flooding in the Mingo Valley flood plain. Materials include memos, newspaper clippings, constituent correspondence, the Army Corps of Engineers’ feasibility study, and correspondence between Jones and the city of…

Jones_Departmental_Box11_Folder3.pdf

Defense, Army, Corps of Engineers, Flood Management, Mingo Creek

James R. Jones, 1939-

Contains materials related to flooding in the Mingo Valley flood plain. Materials include memos, newspaper clippings, constituent correspondence, the Army Corps of Engineers’ feasibility study, and correspondence between Jones and the city of…

3rdStreetLookingEastMay1984Flood.pdf

3rd Street, Looking East, May 1984 Flood

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Overhead photograph of flood damage to 3rd Street in Tulsa.

1984_Flood_May26-27_TulsaOK.PDF

Flood of May 26-27 in Tulsa Oklahoma

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Large document about the flood of May 26-27, 1984 by DeRoy L. Bergman and Robert L. Tortoelli. The document is from the Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey. Contains maps, charts, graphs, and a report.

AreaFloodedTulsaMay1984.pdf

Areas Flooded on May 1984 in Tulsa Metro Area

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Map showing areas flooded on May 27, 1984. Map is in color and contains a legend and a typewritten description.

DocumentationFloodOfMay27,1984TulsaOklahomaMetropolitanArea.pdf

Documentation: Flood of May 27, 1984 Tulsa, Oklahoma, Metropolitan Area

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Report by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Southwestern Division, Tulsa District. Report contains maps, data tables, newspaper articles, and photographs.

FloodMitigationNotebookEtcNo1-1984.pdf

Flood Mitigation Notebook, Etc. No. 1

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Contains letters, memos, lists, data tables, the proposed Flood Hazard Mitigation Program report, and other reports. Many pages contain handwritten marginalia and annotations.

FloodOfMay26-27 1984InTulsaOklahoma.pdf

Flood of May 26-27, 1984 in Tulsa, Oklahoma

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Compiled documents on flood management containing correspondence, maps, diagrams, data tables, graphs, reports, and photographs. Of note are a map by the City of Tulsa Engineering Division of high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood, inspection…

IsohyetalMap1984Flood.pdf

Isohyetal Map 1984 Flood

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Map of the flood of May 27, 1984. Contains hand drawn markings and handwritten annotations, as well as a legend and chart.

IsohyetalMapWithFloodplains1984Flood.pdf

Isohyetal Map with Floodplains, 1984 Flood

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Map of the flood of May 27, 1984. Contains hand drawn markings and handwritten annotations, as well as a legend and chart.

IsohyetalMapWithGauges1984Flood.pdf

Isohyetal Map With Gauges, 1984 Flood

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Map of the flood of May 27, 1984. Contains hand drawn markings and handwritten annotations, as well as a legend.

USGSMap1984Flood.pdf

USGS Map, 1984 Flood

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Large document about the flood of May 26-27, 1984 by DeRoy L. Bergman and Robert L. Tortoelli. The document is from the Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey. Contains maps, charts, graphs, and a report. This copy also contains…

BrooksideHWM84-30-19-13.pdf

Brookside Area High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 30, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

CherryHWM84-all.pdf

Cherry Creek High Water Marks Maps from the May 27, 1984 Flood

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

4 Aerial Contour Maps showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Contains a map of Red Fork Creek (Sec. 22, TWP. 19 N, RGE 12 E), a map of Cherry Creek (Sec. 23, TWP. 19 N, RGE 12 E), a map of…

Coal-HWM-84-3-19-13.pdf

Coal Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 3, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

Coal-HWM-84-4-19-13.pdf

Coal Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 4, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

Coal-HWM-84-5-19-13.pdf

Coal Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 5, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

Coal-HWM-84-8-19-13.pdf

Coal Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 8, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

Coal-HWM-84-9-19-13.pdf

Coal Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 9, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

Coal-HWM-84-15-20-13.pdf

Coal Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 15, TWP. 20 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

Coal-HWM-84-22-20-13.pdf

Coal Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 22, TWP. 20 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

Coal-HWM-84-27-20-13.pdf

Coal Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 27, TWP. 20 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

Coal-HWM-84-28-20-13.pdf

Coal Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 28, TWP. 20 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

Coal-HWM-84-32-20-13.pdf

Coal Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 32, TWP. 20 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

Coal-HWM-84-33-20-13.pdf

Coal Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 33, TWP. 20 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

Coal-HWM-84-34-20-13.pdf

Coal Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 34, TWP. 20 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

CrowHWM84-13-19-12.pdf

Crow Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 13, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 12 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

CrowHWM84-18-19-13.pdf

Crow Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 18, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

CrowHWM84-19-19-13.pdf

Crow Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 19, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

CrowHWM84-24-19-12.pdf

Crow Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 24, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 12 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

DirtyButterHWM84-18-20-13.pdf

Dirty Butter Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 18, TWP. 20 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

DirtyButterHWM84-19-20-13.pdf

Dirty Butter Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 19, TWP. 20 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

DirtyButterHWM84-24-20-12.pdf

Dirty Butter Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 24, TWP. 20 N, RGE. 12 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

DirtyButterHWM84-25-20-12.pdf

Dirty Butter Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 25, TWP. 20 N, RGE. 12 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

DirtyButterHWM84-26-20-12.pdf

Dirty Butter Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 26, TWP. 20 N, RGE. 12 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

DirtyButterHWM84-27-20-12.pdf

Dirty Butter Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 27, TWP. 20 N, RGE. 12 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

DirtyButterHWM84-29-20-13.pdf

Dirty Butter Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 29, TWP. 20 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

DirtyButterHWM84-30-20-13.pdf

Dirty Butter Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 30, TWP. 20 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

DirtyButterHWM84-31-20-13.pdf

Dirty Butter Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 31, TWP. 20 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

DirtyButterHWM84-36-20-12.pdf

Dirty Butter Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 36, TWP. 20 N, RGE. 12 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

ElmHWM84-1-19-13.pdf

Elm Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 1, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 12 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

ElmHWM84-6-19-13.pdf

Elm Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 6, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

ElmHWM84-12-19-12.pdf

Elm Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 12, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 12 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

ElmHWM84-13-19-12.pdf

Elm Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 13, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 12 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

FlatRockHWM84-8-20-13.pdf

Flat Rock Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 8, TWP. 20 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

FlatRockHWM84-17-20-13.pdf

Flat Rock Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 17, TWP. 20 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

JoeHWM84-20-19-13.pdf

Joe Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 20, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

JoeHWM84-21-19-13.pdf

Joe Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 21, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

JoeHWM84-28-19-13.pdf

Joe Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 28, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

JoeHWM84-29-19-13.pdf

Joe Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 29, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

JoeHWM84-32-19-13.pdf

Joe Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 32, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

JoeHWM84-33-19-13.pdf

Joe Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 33, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-1-18-13.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 1, TWP. 18 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-1-19-13.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 1, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-2-19-13.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 2, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-3-19-13.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 3, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-4-19-14.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 4, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 14 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-5-19-14.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 5, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 14 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-6-19-14.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 6, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 14 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-7-19-14.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 7, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 14 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-7-20-14.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 7, TWP. 20 N, RGE. 14 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-8-19-14.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 8, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 14 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-9-19-14.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 9, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 14 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-10-19-13.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 10, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-10-19-14.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 10, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 14 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-11-19-13.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 11, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-12-19-13.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 12, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-13-19-13.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 13, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-14-19-13.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 14, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-16-19-14.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 16, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 14 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-17-19-14.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 17, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 14 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-18-19-14.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 18, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 14 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-18-20-14.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 18, TWP. 20 N, RGE. 14 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-19-19-14.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 19, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 14 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-19-20-14.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 19, TWP. 20 N, RGE. 14 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-20-19-14.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 20, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 14 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-21-19-14.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 21, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 14 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-23-19-13.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 23, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-24-19-13.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 24, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-25-19-13.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 25, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-30-19-14.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 30, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 14 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-31-19-14.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 31, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 14 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-31-20-14.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 31, TWP. 20 N, RGE. 14 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-32-19-14.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 32, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 14 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-32-20-14.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 32, TWP. 20 N, RGE. 14 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-33-19-14.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 33, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 14 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-33-20-14.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 33, TWP. 20 N, RGE. 14 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-35-20-13.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 35, TWP. 20 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-36-19-13.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 36, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

MingoHWM84-36-20-13.pdf

Mingo Creek High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 36, TWP. 20 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

SwanlakeHWM84-7-19-13.pdf

Swan Lake High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 7, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 13 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

WestTulsaHWM84-2-19-12.pdf

West Tulsa High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 2, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 12 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

WestTulsaHWM84-3-19-12.pdf

West Tulsa High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 3, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 12 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

WestTulsaHWM84-4-19-12.pdf

West Tulsa High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 4, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 12 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

WestTulsaHWM84-5-19-12.pdf

West Tulsa High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 5, TWP. 19 N, RGE. 12 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

WestTulsaHWM84-34-20-12.pdf

Northwest Tulsa High Water Marks Map from the May 27, 1984 Flood: Sec. 34, TWP. 20 N, RGE. 12 E

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Aerial Contour Map showing the high water marks from the May 27, 1984 flood. Annotations and markings are handwritten. Map includes a legend and index.

DL_MC_005_JS.pdf

After the Flood

Janice Sharpton

Images of the June 1974 flood. Taken four blocks from Mingo Creek at 461 S. 92nd E. Ave. They feature images of Janice Sharpton's friends helping clean up the damage. Note that the grass is brown from the dirt and mud.

DL_MC_004_MB.pdf

Flood Damage Photographs

Nancy Boynton

The pictures here are from the Holiday Mobile Home Park during the Memorial Day flood. The donor and her husband ran a family business called "Action Mobile Home Repair." They had gone to the park to give estimates to the residents.

DL_MC_001_NKD_001.pdf

Files of Nancy Kincaid Deacon

Nancy Kincaid Deacon

Nancy Kincaid Deacon assembled these files over the years that she worked to address the issue of flooding in Tulsa. A victim of stormwater flooding, she went on to play a key role in bolstering awareness of the issue in the 1970s and 1980s.

DL_MC_Interview1_NKD_Edited.mp3

Interview with Nancy Kincaid Deacon

Nancy Kincaid Deacon

Interview conducted with Nancy Kincaid Deacon about her experiences as a flood victim and political activist in the 1970s. She discusses her work on flood prevention, working with city officials and citizens, and the events of the June 1974…

DL_MC_Interview3_SW_Edited.mp3

Interview with Stan Williams

Stan Williams

Interview with Stan Williams who served as the assistant director of the Tulsa Metropolitan Area Planning Commission, a flood management advisor to the Tulsa City Commission, and then manager of flood mitigation for FEMA. He was the city's first…

DL_MC_Interview4_JS_Edited.mp3

Interview with Janice Sharpton

Janice Sharpton

Interview with Janice Sharpton in which she discusses her family's experiences with flooding during the 1970s along Mingo Creek. Sharpton mentions evacuating her home twice, flood cleanup efforts, and moving after the flood. View the transcript

Interview5_TM_Edited.mp3

Interview with Terry McGee

Terry McGee

Interview with Terry McGee, a former Tulsa firefighter, during which he discusses his experiences the night of the Memorial Day flood of 1984. McGee recounts the struggle to reach his home during the flood, post-flood mitigation efforts, his…

DL_MC_Interview6_AM_Edited.mp3

Interview with Alisia Myers

Alisia Myers

Interview with Alisia Myers about her experience as a teenager during the Memorial Day flood of 1984. Myers discusses individuals she knew who perished in the flood, seeing the debris and cleanup efforts, and how the disaster has stuck with her over…

DL_MC_Interview7_WR_Edited.mp3

Interview with Bill Robison

Bill Robison

Interview with Bill Robison about losing his home during the Memorial Day flood of 1984. Bill currently serves Lead Engineer and Stormwater Coordinator for the City of Tulsa. Robison discusses damage from the flood, repair efforts to his mobile home,…

Jones_Legislative_Box19_Folder24.pdf

Public Works and Transportation - Mingo Creek Flood [1 of 7]

James R. Jones, 1939-

Contains materials related to efforts by the Oklahoma Congressional Delegation and Tulsa city officials to secure emergency funding for the Mingo Creek flood mitigation program. The materials include information regarding meetings between Mayor…

Jones_Legislative_Box19_Folder25.pdf

Public Works and Transportation - Mingo Creek Flood [2 of 7]

James R. Jones, 1939-

Contains materials related to funding Section 1362 and federal flood insurance in 1979, efforts by Jones and Tulsa city officials to secure funding for the Mingo Creek flood mitigation program through the Omnibus Water Projects Authorization bill,…

Jones_Legislative_Box19_Folder26.pdf

Public Works and Transportation - Mingo Creek Flood [3 of 7]

James R. Jones, 1939-

Contains materials related to legislation seeking funding for Mingo Creek flood control projects. This legislation includes H.R. 5653, appropriations for energy and water development projects and H.R. 3678, the Water Resources, Conservation,…

Jones_Legislative_Box19_Folder28.pdf

Public Works and Transportation - Mingo Creek Flood [5 of 7]

James R. Jones, 1939-

Contains materials, including a report by the Army Corps of Engineers on Skiatook Lake, a draft copy of the Flood Warning System Proposal, and the Tulsa District Congressional Fact Book from the Corps of Engineers containing project updates for the…

Jones_Legislative_Box19_Folder29.pdf

Public Works and Transportation - Mingo Creek Flood [6 of 7]

James R. Jones, 1939-

Contains materials, including newsletters, memos, press releases, correspondence, and various reports and studies, related to the development of Lake Skiatook and the surrounding area, energy and water appropriations (H.R. 5653), and funding for the…

Jones_Legislative_Box19_Folder30.pdf

Public Works and Transportation - Mingo Creek Flood [7 of 7]

James R. Jones, 1939-

Contains a copy of the Congressional Record from August 7, 1984 and the Flash Flood Forecasting and Warning Geoprocessing Task Force Report (Mesonet).

Jones_Legislative_Box19_Folder31.pdf

Public Works and Transportation - Mingo Creek Flood - Flood Insurance

James R. Jones, 1939-

Contains materials regarding policy changes in 1983 to the Federal Insurance Administration’s (FIA) flood insurance program.

Synar_Departmental_Box10_Folder32.pdf

Fry Creeks Flood Control Funding, Corps of Engineers

Michael "Mike" Lynn Synar, 1950-1996

Contains a phone call intake form and a report from the Army Corps of Engineers regarding funding for Fry Creeks flood control.

Synar_Departmental_Box11_Folder9.pdf

Flood Forecast Warning System, Terry Young

Michael "Mike" Lynn Synar, 1950-1996

Contains various materials including reports and correspondence from Tulsa mayor Terry Young pertaining to a flood forecast and warning system project.

Jones_Legislative_Box20_Folder1.pdf

Public Works and Transportation - Mingo Creek Flood - Hazard Mitigation Team Report

James R. Jones, 1939-

Contains materials, including handwritten notes and a copy of the report prepared by the team, related to the Interagency Flood Hazard Mitigation Team.

Jones_Legislative_Box20_Folder2.pdf

Public Works and Transportation - Mingo Creek Flood - Polecat Creek

James R. Jones, 1939-

Contains materials related to the funding of a proposed study of the drainage problems on Polecat Creek by the Corps of Engineers.

Jones_Legislative_Box20_Folder3.pdf

Public Works and Transportation - Mingo Creek Flood - Section 1362 Program

James R. Jones, 1939-

Contains materials related to the purchase of flood-damaged property by FEMA and Tulsa through a cost-sharing program between the city and the Section 1362 program.

Jones_Legislative_Box20_Folder4.pdf

Public Works and Transportation - Mingo Creek Flood - Tulsa Community Action Agency Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Application

James R. Jones, 1939-

Contains a copy of the Tulsa Community Action Agency’s grant proposal for emergency funding to assist those affected by the Memorial Day Flood on Mingo Creek.

Jones_Legislative_Box20_Folder5.pdf

Public Works and Transportation - Mingo Creek Flood - West Tulsa/Sand Springs Line

James R. Jones, 1939-

Contains materials, including correspondence and handwritten notes related to flood control along Harlow and Blackboy Creeks and the West Tulsa levee channel.

1984COTFloodMapping_Wall_Map_Resized.pdf

1984 Memorial Day Flood vs. 2016 FEMA and Tulsa Regulatory Floodplains - Mingo Creek Basin

City of Tulsa, Engineering Services

Map comparing the high-water marks from the 1984 Memorial Day Flood with the 2016 FEMA and Tulsa regulatory floodplains.

Albert_General_Box17_Folder10.pdf

Dams: Norman (Little River)

Carl Albert, 1908-2000

Contains correspondence and newspaper clippings regarding the passage of the Little River Project bill.

Albert_Legislative_Box40_Folder84.pdf

Interior and Insular Affairs-Little River (Norman) Project

Carl Albert, 1908-2000

Contains correspondence related to the passage of the Little River project bill.

Albert_Legislative_Box40_Folder85.pdf

Interior and Insular Affairs-Little River (Norman) Project (H. R. 7060/S. 1892)

Carl Albert, 1908-2000

Contains various materials, including correspondence, a copy of Albert's remarks, Dear Colleague letters, and a legislative report, related to the passage of the Little River/Norman project bill.

Belcher_WaterProjects_Box185_Folder26.pdf

Arkansas River Basin: Little River/Thunderbird

Page Belcher, 1889-1980

Contains correspondence related to the passage of the Little River project bill.

Belcher_WaterProjects_Box185_Folder27.pdf

Arkansas River Basin: Little River/Thunderbird

Page Belcher, 1889-1980

Contains a copy of the economic feasibility report of the Little River Project prepared by C. H. Guernsey and Co. Consulting Engineers.

Belcher_WaterProjects_Box185_Folder28.pdf

Arkansas River Basin: Little River/Thunderbird

Page Belcher, 1889-1980

Contains a copy of the report the Department of the Interior delivered to Congress related to the Little River Project.

Belcher_WaterProjects_Box185_Folder29.pdf

Arkansas River Basin: Little River/Thunderbird

Page Belcher, 1889-1980

Contains a copy of the congressional hearings on H.R. 7060 and S. 1892 and correspondence related to the potential for hydro-electric power development.

Camp_Photographs_Item817.pdf

Item 817

John N. "Happy" Camp 1908-1987

View of the Little River marina adjacent to old State Highway 9 on Lake Thunderbird, Norman, Oklahoma. Bureau of Reclamation photo. H.L. Personius, photographer.

Harris_Congressional_Box26_Folder4.pdf

Public Works, Comments Favoring Projects or Programs

Fred R. Harris, 1930-

Topics include flood control in Oklahoma, Lake Thunderbird in Oklahoma, and the Tenkiller Reservoir in Oklahoma. Correspondents include Cherokee Nation Area Development Association.

Harris_Congressional_Box65_Folder2.pdf

Federal Government, Corps of Engineers, R-Z

Fred R. Harris, 1930-

Topics include animal welfare, flood control in Jackson County, Oklahoma, rural land use in Canton, Oklahoma, government policy on parks, soil erosion in Oklahoma, Arcadia Lake in Oklahoma, Arkansas River, Eufaula Lake in Oklahoma, Kaw Lake in…

Kerr_Addition_Box3_Folder13.pdf

Conservation, Norman Project in Oklahoma

Robert S. Kerr, 1896-1963

Concerns the Norman Project on the Little River in Canadian Basin in Cleveland County, Oklahoma. Folder contains lengths report done in 1954 by U.S. Department of the Interior and prepared by Bureau of Reclamation on plan of development for the…

Kerr_Conservation_Box4_Folder1.pdf

Arkansas River Basin, Little River Project

Robert S. Kerr, 1896-1963

Contains: Report on Little River Hearing Before Board of Engineers for Rivers and Harbors

Kerr_Conservation_Box4_Folder2.pdf

Arkansas River Basin, Little River Project

Robert S. Kerr, 1896-1963

Contains: Press Release, Bureau of Reclamation, Reclamation Reports on Norman Project

Kerr_Conservation_Box4_Folder3.pdf

Arkansas River Basin, Little River Project

Robert S. Kerr, 1896-1963

Contains correspondence regarding the Little River Project.

Kerr_Conservation_Box4_Folder4.pdf

Arkansas River Basin, Little River Project

Robert S. Kerr, 1896-1963

Contains correspondence regarding the Little River Project and materials related to the Norman Project, Oklahoma: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Irrigation and Reclamation. Correspondents include John Jarman, George Lynn Cross, Clinton P.…

Kerr_Conservation_Box4_Folder5.pdf

Arkansas River Basin, Little River Project

Robert S. Kerr, 1896-1963

Contains correspondence regarding the Little River Project and the Statement of the Central Oklahoma Water Users Association Presented to the United States Senate Subcommittee on Public Works.

Kerr_Departmental_Box9_Folder21.pdf

Interior, Bureau of Reclamation

Robert S. Kerr, 1896-1963

Oklahoma City water supply, including consideration of Tenkiller Reservoir and Union Reservoir as possible sources; municipal water supply for Ravia; settlement on Columbia Basin Project in Washington; Bureau investigation in Oklahoma; possibility of…

Kerr_Political-Campaign_Box12_Folder3.pdf

Public Relations, Press Releases

Robert S. Kerr, 1896-1963

Announcement of the Norman Project's approval.

Steed_General_Box25_Folder2.pdf

Lake Thunderbird

Tom Steed Collection

Contains correspondence and a press release related to the completion of the Norman Project, concerns about leasing sites at the completed reservoir, and the potential impact of state-owned businesses on privately owned businesses.

Steed_General_Box36_Folder32.pdf

Lake Thunderbird

Tom Steed Collection

Contains newspaper clippings and correspondence related to various issues with Lake Thunderbird, including water rights.

Steed_General_Box44_Folder10.pdf

Lake Thunderbird

Tom Steed Collection

Contains a newspaper clipping related to water runoff into Lake Thunderbird and a letter regarding H.R. 10198 and the return of land by Lake Thunderbird to the Absentee Shawnee tribe.

Steed_General_Box57_Folder31.pdf

Lake Thunderbird

Tom Steed Collection

Contains a newspaper clipping related to environmental damage surrounding Lake Thunderbird.

Steed_General_Box101_Folder7.pdf

Norman Project

Tom Steed Collection

Contains a copy of a reappraisal of the Norman Project done by the C.H. Guernsey and Company Consulting Engineers, correspondence related to the passage of the bill and the following development, press releases, maps, and copies of the hearings…

Steed_General_Box101_Folder8.pdf

Norman Project

Tom Steed Collection

Contains correspondence and newspaper clippings concerning various issues related to the Norman Project, including the city of Tecumseh, land rights, and the relocation of the Absentee Shawnee.

Steed_Legislative_Box9_Folder18.pdf

Public Works: Norman Project

Tom Steed Collection

Contains correspondence in favor of the Norman Project.

Steed_Legislative_Box11_Folder4.pdf

Interior and Insular Affairs: Norman Project

Tom Steed Collection

Topics include report on proposed Norman Dam Project. Correspondents include Bureau of Reclamation

CookseyHaroldB2F1CombinedPgs1-23.pdf

U.S. Dept. of Interior, Plan of Development for Norman Project

Harold S. Cooksey, 1954-1970

Contains correspondence with the Department of the Interior and reports from the Army Corps of Engineers.

CookseyHaroldB2F2CombinedPgs1-57.pdf

Little River Project Report for Norman

Harold S. Cooksey, 1954-1970

Contains report prepared for the Department of Commerce and Industry, State Planning Agency.

CookseyHaroldB2F4CombinedPgs6-12.pdf

Fact sheet and talking points on the Norman Project

Harold S. Cooksey, 1954-1970

Contains fact sheets and correspondence regarding the Norman Project.

CookseyHaroldB2F6CombinedPgs1-87.pdf

Correspondence and a thesis by William F. Wade on the Little River Reservoir

Harold S. Cooksey, 1954-1970

Contains program for the lake's dedication, correspondence regarding the ceremony, and a graduate thesis on the reservoir.

Albert_Departmental_Box43_Folder41.pdf

Clipping from Daily Oklahoman about the Norman Project and its affect on the Absentee Shawnee

Carl Albert, 1908-2000

Contains an interview with the widow of Chief Little Jim.

Kerr_Photographs_160.pdf

Senator Robert S. Kerr with June Benson, mayor of Norman, and Oliver Benson

Robert S. Kerr, 1896-1963

Senator Robert S. Kerr with June Benson, mayor of Norman, and Oliver Benson. They are holding the bill (H.R. 47) for the Norman water project which passed Senate and referred to House Interior Committee. Also shown is Senator Mike Monroney.

DL_LT_001_MLHH_001.pdf

Lake Thunderbird Photographs

Contains lifestyle and aerial photographs of Little River State Park and Lake Thunderbird.

DL_LT_001_MLHH_002.pdf

Norman Project

U.S. Department of the Interior

Contains a U.S. Department of the Interior publication regarding the Norman Project.

DL_LT_001_MLHH_003.pdf

Norman Chamber of Commerce Clippings Scrapbook

Norman Chamber of Commerce

This item consists of 120 clippings related to the creation of Lake Thunderbird. These materials were collected by the Norman Chamber of Commerce in a larger scrap book of clippings. The materials scanned for this project cover efforts to fund and…

Duke_1525.pdf

Blanchard, Clifton

Doris Duke

Notes from an interview with Clifton Blanchard about the Absentee Shawnee. The interview includes Blanchard's experience with the creation of Lake Thunderbird. Audio of the interview is available onsite at the Western History Collection.

Duke_6445.pdf

Poafpybitty, Mary Neido

Doris Duke

Transcript of an oral history interview with Mary Neido Poafpybitty and Thomas Bentley about the history of the Shawnee. The interview discusses how Native Americans are required to sell land and how this influenced the creation of Lake…

Duke_1216.pdf

Jim, Webb Little

Doris Duke

Transcript of an oral history interview with Chief Little Jim's son. The interview discusses the history of the Absentee Shawnee including the loss of their land for the creation of Lake Thunderbird. Audio of the interview is available onsite at…

Duke_1499.pdf

Shawnee Indian History Class and History of the Absentee Shawnees

Doris Duke

Materials prepared by Julia A. Jordan as part of a history class for Shawnee Indians sponsored by the Little Axe Multi-Purpose Center of the Community Action Program. The materials discuss the importance of understanding the differences in oral…

DL_LT_002_JN_001.pdf

Park Digital

John Nelson

Contains pictures of various events, activities, and scenes around Lake Thunderbird including the Spring Fling, cookouts, fishing tournaments, and construction of the Nature Center. There are also photos of extremely low lake levels, camping and…

DL_LT_002_JN_002.pdf

Park Easter Event

John Nelson

Contains pictures of families participating in an Easter event and egg hunt hosted at the park.

DL_LT_002_JN_003.pdf

Park Halloween Event

John Nelson

Contains pictures of families participating in a Halloween event at the park. Some photos are dated 2010 but all of the pictures may not be from 2010.

DL_LT_002_JN_004_1.pdf

Park Neg Scanned

John Nelson

Contains pictures of various events and activities at the lake including holiday celebrations for Easter, Halloween, and Christmas. Many of the pictures are taken at an unidentified historical festival. There are also photos of the old Nature Center…

DL_LT_002_JN_004_2.pdf

Park Neg Scanned

John Nelson

Contains pictures of various events and activities at the lake including holiday celebrations for Easter, Halloween, and Christmas. Many of the pictures are taken at an unidentified historical festival. There are also photos of the old Nature Center…

DL_LT_002_JN_004_3.pdf

Park Neg Scanned

John Nelson

Contains pictures of various events and activities at the lake including holiday celebrations for Easter, Halloween, and Christmas. Many of the pictures are taken at an unidentified historical festival. There are also photos of the old Nature Center…

DL_LT_002_JN_004_4.pdf

Park Neg Scanned

John Nelson

Contains 111 photos of various events and activities at the lake including holiday celebrations for Easter, Halloween, and Christmas. Many of the pictures are taken at an unidentified historical festival. There are also photos of the old Nature…

DL_LT_002_JN_005_1.pdf

Park Pic Scanned

John Nelson

Contains 98 photos that capture various aspects of life at the lake including celebrations and picnics. Some of the photos include Native Americans in tribal dress. There are also photos of various construction projects at the lake including road…

DL_LT_002_JN_005_2.pdf

Park Pic Scanned

John Nelson

Contains 102 photos that capture various aspects of life at the lake including celebrations and picnics. Some of the photos include Native Americans in tribal dress. There are also photos of various construction projects at the lake including road…

DL_LT_002_JN_005_3.pdf

Park Pic Scanned

John Nelson

Contains 94 photos that capture various aspects of life at the lake including celebrations and picnics. Some of the photos include Native Americans in tribal dress. There are also photos of various construction projects at the lake including road…

DL_LT_002_JN_005_4.pdf

Park Pic Scanned

John Nelson

Contains 111 photos that capture various aspects of life at the lake including celebrations and picnics. Some of the photos include Native Americans in tribal dress. There are also photos of various construction projects at the lake including road…

DL_LT_002_JN_005_5.pdf

Park Pic Scanned

John Nelson

Contains 116 photos that capture various aspects of life at the lake including celebrations and picnics. Some of the photos include Native Americans in tribal dress. There are also photos of various construction projects at the lake including road…

DL_LT_002_JN_005_6.pdf

Park Pic Scanned

John Nelson

Contains 99 photos that capture various aspects of life at the lake including celebrations and picnics. Some of the photos include Native Americans in tribal dress. There are also photos of various construction projects at the lake including road…

DL_LT_002_JN_005_7.pdf

Park Pic Scanned

John Nelson

Contains 74 photos that capture various aspects of life at the lake including celebrations and picnics. Some of the photos include Native Americans in tribal dress. There are also photos of various construction projects at the lake including road…

DL_LT_002_JN_005_8.pdf

Park Pic Scanned

John Nelson

Contains 85 photos that capture various aspects of life at the lake including celebrations and picnics. Some of the photos include Native Americans in tribal dress. There are also photos of various construction projects at the lake including road…

DL_LT_002_JN_006.pdf

Park Tornado

John Nelson

Contains photos documenting the damage done to the park by a tornado, possibly the May 19, 2013 EF4 tornado that struck Lake Thunderbird, Bethel Acres, and Shawnee, Oklahoma.

DL_LT_002_JN_007.pdf

Work Pic

John Nelson

Contains pictures of various construction and maintenance projects at the lake.

DL_LT_002_JN_008.pdf

Bathhouse

John Nelson

Contains pictures of the construction of new bathroom facilities and the destruction of the old ones.

DL_LT_002_JN_009.pdf

5/2/08

John Nelson

Contains pictures of new bathroom facilities.

DL_LT_004_AR_001.pdf

Scrapbook Photographs

Andy Rieger

Contains pictures from a scrapbook of individuals water skiing on Lake Thunderbird.

DL_LT_004_AR_001.jpg

Photograph

Andy Rieger

Photo of Charles Hooper (right) and Dr. Jim Artman with a string of fish caught in Lake Thunderbird. Hooper was a partner in the Little River Marina with Jack Black and Will Mattoon.

DL_LT_005_WM_001.pdf

Central Oklahoma Master Conservancy District

William Mattoon

Contains a document from the Central Oklahoma Master Conservancy District about a tour of Lake Thunderbird organized for the National Watershed Congress.

DL_LT_006_AT.pdf

Photographs

Anita Trotter

Contains pictures of Lake Thunderbird in the 1980s and 1990s. The pictures include lake activities like sailing, ice-skating, and flooding of the lake.

DL_LT_008_DD_001a.pdf

Dye Photo Album

Diana and Delayne Dye

Contains a photo album with scenes from the farm of Clarence and Vada Dye on Little River.

DL_LT_008_DD_002a.pdf

Dye Family Photos and Little River

Diana and Delayne Dye

Contains photographs of the Dye family, including family portraits, and the property they owned along Little River.

DL_LT_008_DD_003.pdf

Dye Family Property

Diana and Delayne Dye

Contains documents and photos related to the Dye property along Little River.

DL_LT_008_DD_004.pdf

Dye Family Photos

Diana and Delayne Dye

Contains photographs of the Dye family, including family portraits, and the property they owned along Little River.

DL_LT_003_TS_001.mp3

Interview with Tina Scott

Tina Scott

Interview with Tina Scott about her experiences with Lake Thunderbird. Scott recounts playing on the dam during construction, camping trips at the lake with her family, and how Lake Thunderbird continues to be a part of her family's life. View the…

DL_LT_005_WM.mp3

Interview with William Mattoon

William Mattoon

Interview with William Mattoon about the naming of Lake Thunderbird. Mattoon recounts details about the contest for the naming of the lake, why Thunderbird was chosen, City Commission elections, and the annexation battle between Oklahoma City and…

DL_LT_007_MLS.mp3

Interview with Mary Louise Symcox

Mary Louise Symcox

Interview with Mary Louise Symcox about the role of her father, Senator Josh Lee, in earlier water projects in Oklahoma. View the transcript

DL_LT_008_DD_DD.mp3

Interview with Diana and Delayne Dye

Diana and Delayne Dye

Interview with Diana and Delayne Dye about their family's farm on the banks of Little River. The Dyes recount memories of Little River, the relocation of their grandparents to Norman, the creation of Lake Thunderbird, and activities on the…