The University of Tulsa
McFarlin Library, Special Collections Department

Helen Rushmore archive



Extent:  (18 boxes).

Level of Description:  Box and item level.

Name of creator(s): 

Date of creation:  Undetermined.

Scope and Content:    Collection of Rushmore's papers, vintage textiles and other personal artefacts from the 19th and 20th centuries.

Administrative/Biographical History:  Helen Rushmore was a Tulsa school teacher, elementary school librarian and children's author, and University of Tulsa alum.

Access and Copyright:

Language and Scripts:  English.

Finding aid/Inventory:  Portions of the inventory are available online.

Provenance/Source of Acquisition:    Gift to the library, 1976.

Date(s) of description:   Marc Carlson, Jan 2006.

Access Points:

Subject Headings 

Personal names 

Corporate names


Box 1.1 - 1.4.5   Rushmore family genealogy
Box 1   Manuscripts (unindexed)
Box 2   Helen Rushmore papers (unindexed)
Box 3   Rushmore family papers
Box 4   Rushmore family photos
Box 5   Textiles
Box 6   Textiles
Box 7   Textiles
Box 8   Textiles
Box 9   Textiles
Box 10   Textiles
Box 11   Textiles
Box 12   Textiles
Box 13   Artefacts
Box 14   Artefacts
Box 15   Artefacts
Box 16   Artefacts
Box 17   Artefacts
Box 18   Artefacts

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