Perhaps the most exciting aspect about Oklahoma’s aerospace industry is the opportunity for expansion. Not since World War II when thousands of bombers were produced in Oklahoma City and Tulsa has the state’s aerospace industry experienced such...
In 1996, the Oklahoma Legislature enacted the Oklahoma Voluntary Brownfields Redevelopment Act1 and instructed the Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) to create a new program to encourage the cleanup and redevelopment of idled or...
Historic photographs of Camp Gruber and nearby areas Oklahoma; contributed by: Pauline Moore Shivers, Fran Barker, Colleen Eubanks Lay, Hazel Jackson, Braggs Service Club, Stanley O. McCaffrey, Jim Humphreys, Martin Hantschko, Chuck Golden, Judy...
Though you may not know it, the sensor industry is flourishing right here in Oklahoma. The growth exists not only through sensor research and development coming out of OSU in Stillwater, but also across the state where numerous sensor design,...
"The issue of alcohol and drug abuse has become a preeminent topic of all levels of government and for all citizens of our society. For that reason, the Office of State Finance chose to review substance abuse issues and how those issues were being...
Generally defined, weatherization protects a building from sunlight, precipitation and wind, reducing the overall level of energy use required to keep the building’s inhabitants comfortable. Common weatherization projects include replacing doors...
This teacher’s curriculum guide was devised to help teachers, youth group leaders, and other educators make a connection with the Murrell Home Historic Site before coming to visit. Inside, you will find history on the house and occupants and...
The primary goal of the project was to survey representative houses and structures located within the first square mile of residential development in Midwest City.; Research was conducted to establish the dates the additions were platted, the dates...
The Oklahoma State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) provided the funding for this reconnaissance-level survey of Mid-Century Modern Architecture in Oklahoma City as an effort to be proactive in evaluating Post World War II Architecture.; The...
As part of an overall war plan, Federal forces invaded Confederate held Indian Territory.; A major engagement was fought on July 17, 1863 by a combined total of 9,000 soldiers consisting of Native Americans, African Americans and Anglo Americans....
Book Awards A Celebration of Oklahoma Books and Authors
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A Celebration of
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Oklahoma Heritage Association
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Oklahoma Book Awards
20th Celebration of
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Pioneer Library System/Red Dirt Book...