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Name Speed, Horace
Othernames Col. Horace Speed, Jr.
Born 01/25/1852
Birthplace Nelson County, KY
Places of residence Nelson County, KY
Winfield, KS
Guthrie, OT
Titles & honors Oklahoma Pioneer
First and last US District Attorney for Oklahoma Territory (1890-1894 and 1900)
Notes worked with Cherokee Commission
prosecuted outlaws in OT and land fraud cases
declined offer to be Governor in 1901
Occupation US District Attorney
Relationships Benjamin Harris, US President
Role Political
Deceased 12/28/1924
Deceased where Tulsa, OK

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Image of 07518 - Bag

07518 - Bag

Dark brown "U" shaped soft leather with flap over opening, white beads on all edges, a four pointed star on front with turquoise tips and red and white center, edges trimmed with turquoise, red, and green, vertical leather tab on back, trimmed with pale blue beads

Image of 07523 - Headband

07523 - Headband

Blue beaded background, leaf and flower design; one is blue and pink, three are yellow and red, 2 are black and pink, tassels beaded in light blue, red, dark blue, gold and ending with six red and green yarn tassels

Image of 07526 - Moccasin

07526 - Moccasin

soft soled buckskin with cuff of cotton fabric in black and faded green, beads around cuff and bead design down front of shoe in light blue, dark blue, dark green, clear and brown

Image of 07520 - Necklace

07520 - Necklace

Beaded necklace with background of dark red, design is of blue, white, black and yellow beads; 5" long white beaded fringe with blue yarn tassels,

Image of 07528 - Necklace

07528 - Necklace

white background, design of eleven isosceles triangles of red and blue