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2014/07/27 06:00
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However, it was not always that way. The expanded settlement of Oklahoma in the 19th and early 20th centuries was influenced tremendously by transportation. It involved roads and eventually two-lane...
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2014/07/21 20:52
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JUSTIN JUOZAPAVICIUS, The Associated Press Posted: Sunday, July 20, 2014, 9:52 AM The museum proposal has had a rough go of it in the Legislature. In 2013, plans to seek financing were withdrawn so...
2014/07/21 12:00
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An article in The Daily Oklahoman on the day of the groundbreaking said two sets of films would be made, “one to show in the 194 picture theaters of Oklahoma and the other to go in the ‘Animated...
2014/07/18 04:00
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A century later, the pickax is in good shape, but the building needs major repairs. “Just as this was a golden pick, it is a golden opportunity today to invest in an asset that has served the state...
2014/07/17 18:50
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State officials have previewed preliminary plans for renovating the century-old Oklahoma State Capitol amid a display of artifacts from groundbreaking ceremonies for the structure. The 100th...
2014/07/13 01:00
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The Shirk Memorial Award recognizes statewide impact on the preservation of Oklahoma’s heritage through leadership, public programming, publications, research, restoration and other contributions....
2014/07/04 14:06
2014/07/04 14:06
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STILLWATER, Okla. — The city of Stillwater is officially celebrating the 125th anniversary of the 1889 Land Run today at Boomer Blast. But it all began on April 22, 1889, when thousands of would-be...
2014/07/03 18:42
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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - A poster promoting the first July 4th celebration in Oklahoma City after the 1889 Land Run is among the items on display at a new exhibit at the Oklahoma History Center. The...
2014/07/02 16:04
2014/07/02 16:04
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Men kicked at them, punched and spat. They shouted racial slurs. Sprayed them with hot grease, ketchup and drinks. The schoolchildren huddled in fear. Among them was an adult, a teacher, who appeared...
2014/06/29 04:05
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Quintus H. Herron, 91, passed away quietly on June 24, 2014. Quintus was born in McCurtain County, Oklahoma, on May 24, 1923, to Leonard G. and May Herndon Herron. He spent his later childhood and...
2014/06/27 04:05
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STILLWATER, Okla. — Roscoe Rouse Jr. of Stillwater, Okla., passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Sunday, June 21, 2014, at the age of 94. Visitation and viewing will be held on Sunday June...
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