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Telegram John A. Gustafson, Chief of Police, Tulsa to Governor James B. A. Robertson, 1921 June 1

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Creator:Gustafson, John A.
Title:Telegram John A. Gustafson, Chief of Police, Tulsa to Governor James B. A. Robertson, 1921 June 1
Date:1921 June 1
Description:

Western Union telegram to Governor James B. A. Robertson, Oklahoma, 1921 June 1, from John A. Gustafson, Chief of Police, Tulsa, Oklahoma, requesting National Guard forces for serious situation.

typed manuscript

Types:Telegrams | Text
Subjects:Robertson, James B. A., 1871-1938 | Gustafson, John A. | Governors--Oklahoma | Police--Oklahoma--Tulsa | Public safety--Oklahoma--Tulsa | African Americans--Oklahoma--Tulsa--History--20th century | African American neighborhoods--Oklahoma--Tulsa--History--20th century | Race riots--Oklahoma--Tulsa--History--20th century | Violence--Oklahoma--Tulsa--History--20th century | Racism--Oklahoma--Tulsa--History--20th century | Tulsa (Okla.)--Race relations | Tulsa (Okla.) | Tulsa County (Okla.)
Collection:Tulsa Race Riot Collection
Institution:Oklahoma Department of Libraries
Contributors:Oklahoma. Dept. of Libraries
Online Publisher:Oklahoma Department of Libraries | 2005-01-28
Original Material:

Western Union telegram to Governor James B. A. Robertson, Oklahoma, 1921 June 1, from John A. Gustafson, Chief of Police, Tulsa, Oklahoma, Folder 16, Box 3, Record Group 8-D-1-3, Administration of James B. A. Robertson, 1919-1923, Oklahoma Governors' Papers, Oklahoma State Archives Division, Oklahoma Department of Libraries, Oklahoma City, OK

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Western Union telegram to Governor James B. A. Robertson, Oklahoma, 1921 June 1, from John A. Gustafson, Chief of Police, Tulsa, Oklahoma, Folder 16, Box 3, Record Group 8-D-1-3, Administration of James B. A. Robertson, 1919-1923, Oklahoma Governors' Papers, Oklahoma State Archives Division, Oklahoma Department of Libraries, Oklahoma City, OK

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Forms part of the online collection: Tulsa Race Riot Documents

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