Scope and Content
Title: Red Bird, Oklahoma Glass Plate Negatives
Date (inclusive): ca. 1906
Collection number: 1838
Red Bird Investment Company
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
Language of the Material:
Materials are in English.
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.
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
Processed by Megan Hahn Fraser, with assistance from Michael Wartenbe, July 2009.
[Identification of item], Red Bird, Oklahoma Glass Plate Negatives (Collection Number 1838). UCLA Library Special Collections,
Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.
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.
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Storefronts-- Oklahoma-- Red Bird.
Farmhouses-- Oklahoma-- Red Bird.
Railroad stations-- Oklahoma-- Red Bird.
Genres and Forms of Material
Black and white negatives.