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Finding aid for the Alice L. Hill papers

Finding aid prepared by Sue Luftschein, 2014 May

Summary Information

Repository
USC Libraries Special Collections
Creator
Hill, Alice L.
Creator
Smith, Lorraine L.
Title
Alice L. Hill papers
Collection no.
0201
Date [inclusive]
1991-2006
Extent
0.21 Linear feet, 1 box
Language
English
Textual materials [Box]
1
Abstract
Photocopies of research by Alice Hill, daughter of Robert E. Hill (d. 1945), owner and founder of the Indian Territory Illuminating Oil Company (Oklahoma City) and of property above the Oklahoma City pool [oil reserves], into the status of his estate. Ms. Hill believed her father was murdered for his money and property. The papers contain letters, court documents, pamphlets, and clippings (all photocopied) documenting Ms. Hill's research, which was carried on by her daughter.

Preferred Citation

[Box/folder# or item name], Alice L. Hill papers, Collection no. 0201, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

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Scope and Content

Photocopies of research by Alice Hill, daughter of Robert E. Hill (d. 1945), owner and founder of the Indian Territory Illuminating Oil Company (Oklahoma City) and of property above the Oklahoma City pool [oil reserves], into the status of his estate. Ms. Hill believed her father was murdered for his money and property. The papers contain letters, court documents, pamphlets, and clippings (all photocopied) documenting Ms. Hill's research, which was carried on by her daughter.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

USC Libraries Special Collections
2014 May
Doheny Memorial Library 206
3550 Trousdale Parkway
Los Angeles, California, 90089-0189
213-740-5900
specol@usc.edu

Conditions Governing Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE. Advance notice required for access.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

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Controlled Access Headings

Genre(s)

  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Legal documents
  • Notes
  • Photocopies

Geographic Name(s)

  • Oklahoma City (Okla.)--Genealogy--Archival resources
  • Oklahoma City (Okla.)--History--20th century--Archival resources

Personal Name(s)

  • Hill, Alice L. -- Archives
  • Hill, Robert E., -1945 -- Archives
  • Smith, Lorraine L. -- Archives

Subject(s)

  • Oil fields--Oklahoma--Oklahoma City--Archival resources

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