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Flat, Cool & Acid-free: Tulsa Race Massacre of 1921 Collection

Lynn Wallace, director of Oklahoma State University - Tulsa Library and David Peters, Head of the OSU Archives talk with Olivia Turner about the Tulsa Race Massacre of 1921 Collection housed at the…

From  Nina Thornton on April 29th, 2021 0  

Flat, Cool & Acid-Free: The Spanish Flu of 1918 at OAMC

More than 100 years before the COVID-19 would impact campus, Oklahoma Agricultural and Mechanical College experienced a different pandemic. "In 1918, an unprepared nation and Oklahoma…

From  Nina Thornton on March 30th, 2021 0  

Flat, Cool & Acid-Free: Transcribing Angie Debo's Diaries

Transcribing Angie Debo's 30 years of letters and journal entries: A project inspired by the challenges of a pandemic. When the COVID-19 pandemic began, the Oklahoma State University Libraries…

From  Nina Thornton on March 1st, 2021 0  

Flat, Cool & Acid-Free: The Library of Circus Music

Since the 1940s, circus music has been predominantly defined by one song until Matt Margucci entered the scene. Rather than stick solely to creating traditional circus music, Matt created circus…

From  Nina Thornton on February 1st, 2021 0  

Flat, Cool & Acid-free: Acquisition

Sometimes the process by which the OSU Archives gets materials is a bit of an adventure and sometimes it can be a bit messy. David Peters, head of the OSU Archives, and Ben Hedges, senior archive…

From  Nina Thornton on November 30th, 2020 0  

Flat, Cool & Acid-free: Archival Storytelling

Meet Ben, the senior archive technician in the OSU Archives. Ben is a storyteller, processing collections and organizing them so that researchers have access to a more complete story using…

From  Nina Thornton on October 29th, 2020 0  

Spotlighting Oklahoma

Spotlighting Oklahoma, a diverse collection bringing together snippets of the state’s history voiced by the people who lived it. bit.ly/SpotlightOK

From  Nina Thornton on November 13th, 2019 0  

IN THE NEWS: Milk Bottle Collection

KFOR looks at OSU's newly acquired milk bottle collection in the Robert M. Kerr Food & Agricultural Products Center, which includes glass milk bottles from dairy's around the state.

From  KFOR on March 6th, 2018 0  

Inside OSU: Zoology Vertebrate Collection

Oklahoma State University (OSU) President Burns Hargis visits the Zoology department to learn about its incredible specimen collection.

From  OSU Communications on March 5th, 2018 0