Tulsa Area History

Second Saturday Walking Tour

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Love your town? Learn more about it! Come downtown tomorrow morning and explore Tulsa’s history and architecture on a fun one-hour walking tour lead by Tulsa Foundation for Architecture! Rumor has it that there will be a refreshment stop in the Philtower lobby in honor of dads! 

 

Date: June 14, 2014 (Recurring monthly on the 2nd Saturday)

Location: Mayo Hotel

Address: 115 West 5th Street, Tulsa, OK 74103

Times: 10:00 am

Admission: $10

THS: Hidden History Of Tulsa Book Signing With Steve Gerkin

Lecture & Book Signing

Tulsa Historical Society & Museum

2445 S Peoria Ave

Saturday, June 14th @ 10:00 AM

Preservation Week: April 27th-May 3rd, 2014

Preservation Week 2014 will take place April 27th through May 3rd. The Association for Library Collections and Technical Services is hosting a free webinar Thursday, May 1st, on the topic of preserving scrapbooks.The webinar will address:

New From OHS: An Index To Hastain's Township Plats Of The Creek Nation

glenpool plat

The Oklahoma Historical Society has a new database that indexes Hastain's Township Plats of the Creek Nation.  Hastain's Township Plats of the Creek Nation was published by E. Hastain in Muskogee, Oklahoma in 1910. The publication shows the location of allotments given to members of the Creek Nation.

700s Leads To The Oscars, Or K. K. Barrett Went To The Library

extremely loud and incredibly close

In a February 28th, 2014 Tulsa World article, painter, West Coast punk rock band drummer, award-winning music video and commercial designer, Academy Award-nominated film production designer, opera creator, and former Memorial High School student K. K. Barrett remembers Tulsa's 70s music scene, its local improv, and his time at the downtown library, "I went to Tulsa's downtown library and taught myself about fine art and decided that was my future."

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