University of Oklahoma Libraries Western History Collections
CHOCTAW NATION MANUSCRIPT COLLECTIONS
Rogers-Neill Collection Papers 1871-1943 1 foot
Collectors. Business correspondence and papers (1871-1935) of Fritz Sittell relating to the Choctaw Coal and Railway Company, the Choctaw Trading Company, Sittell's other business interests, and the development of the town of McAlester, Oklahoma; personal correspondence (1871-1943) including letters from Tams Bixby, Peter Pitchlynn, the Pitchlynn family, Green McCurtain, Robert L. Owen, Moritz Lippman, and others; and certificates (1890-1900) of Sittell's appointment as U.S. marshall and special deputy sheriff of Tobucksy County, Choctaw Nation, along with clippings, business cards, a sketch of house floor plans, government documents, and biographical materials relating to Sittell's family.
Minor Box R-48
1. Abstracts. Land in, and around McAlester, Oklahoma. Six dated: 1908, 1910, 1910, 1915, 1923, and 1935. Receipts and correspondence.
2. Banking (1895-1932). Checks- 1895, 1898. Deposit receipts, 1898-1904. Fee check, Gypsy Oil Company, 1916. Check stubs, 1932.
3. Bills, Purchase Orders and Store Inventories (1888-1932). Inventories, Choctaw Trading Company, 1890. Purchase Orders, Choctaw Coal and Railway Company, 1890-1894. Bills to Choctaw Coal and Railway Company, 1890-1897. Bill to Fritz Sittel, 1888-1932. Miscellaneous, 1888-1897.
4. Bills of Sale and Releases (1874-1902).