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Southwest Oklahoma Genealogical Society
Submitted by Roberta Hooper
Southwest Oklahoma Genealogical Society was established in 1976 for the purpose of preserving genealogical and historical materials of Oklahoma, with emphasis on the southwest area, and to build a legacy for future generations. The society is located in Lawton (Comanche County), OK, and covers the counties of Beckham, Caddo, Comanche, Cotton, Grady, Greer, Harmon, Jackson, Jefferson, Kiowa, Stephens, Tillman and Washita.
The Family History Room collection, held in the Lawton Public Library, consists of over 20,000 books and periodicals; 150,000 microfiche, and 6,000 rolls of microfilm. The area of emphasis is Oklahoma and the major migration areas from where its people and their ancestors came.