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Walter Stanley Campbell
Birth: Aug. 15, 1887
Kansas, USA
Death: Dec. 25, 1957
Norman
Cleveland County
Oklahoma, USA

Historian, Author. Born as Stanley Vestal in Kansas, he took the surname of his stepfather, Campbell. At age twelve his family removed to Oklahoma. He became a graduate of what is now Southwestern Oklahoma State University and was a Rhodes Scholar from Oklahoma earning a B.A. and M.A. in English literature at Oxford. Professor of English at the University of Oklahoma. Using his pen name Stanley Vestal, he was the author of twenty-four books, numerous articles and was a noted authority on the 19th century west. Some of his better known works include, "Dodge City, Queen of the Cowtowns", and "The Old Sante Fe Trail". During World War I he commanded a battery of artillery with the rank of captain. He died of a heart attack on Christmas Day, 1957. (bio by: Steve Dunn) 
 
Burial:
Custer National Cemetery
Crow Agency
Big Horn County
Montana, USA
Plot: C 658
 
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Originally Created by: Steve Dunn
Record added: May 20, 2003
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