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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: Henry Bellmon

A chat about the life and career of Henry Bellmon. Remembering Henry Bellmon is a subseries of the Spotlighting Oklahoma Oral History Project. View interviews with people who worked with him and for…

From  Nina Thornton on December 31st, 2020 0  

Why It Matters: Talks on the American Past featuring Laura Arata

Brian Hosmer talks with author Laura Arata about her book "Race and the Wild West Sarah Bickford, the Montana Vigilantes, and the Tourism of Decline, 1870–1930." Find "Race and…

From  Nina Thornton on December 7th, 2020 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  

Flat, Cool & Acid-free: Behind the door

In this episode of Flat, Cool & Acid-free, David talks about a dusty discovery in the Archives. Explore the Soil Erosion and Conservation on the Southern Plains collection…

From  Nina Thornton on September 28th, 2020 0  

Flat, Cool & Acid-free: International Programs at OSU

In this episode of Flat, Cool & Acid-free, learn about the history of international programs at OSU. Explore the Archives Facebook page and see photos from the Archives at…

From  Nina Thornton on October 30th, 2019 0  

Flat, Cool & Acid-free: Athletic Traditions at OSU

In this episode of Flat, Cool & Acid-free, learn about athletic traditions at OSU, including the origins of Pistol Pete as our mascot. Explore the Archives Facebook page and see photos from the…

From  Nina Thornton on September 30th, 2019 0  

Flat, Cool & Acid-Free: Signature Sounds of the OSU Campus

On the last episode, "the sounds of a place", you heard music from Oklahoma Fiddlers and we explored the cultural significance of how a place sounds. On this episode, David Peters and I…

From  Nina Thornton on August 30th, 2019 0  

Flat, Cool & Acid-free: The sounds of a place

Hear music by Oklahoma fiddlers captured by Jim Renner for his 1979 thesis and explore the cultural impact of the "sounds of a place" with Sarah Milligan, Head of the Oklahoma Oral History…

From  Nina Thornton on July 29th, 2019 0  

Flat, Cool & Acid-free: Stillwater beginnings

Take a look back at the establishment of Stillwater and its Land-Grant University. Listen to other Library podcasts on the our website. Find archival photos of campus on the Oklahoma State…

From  Nina Thornton on May 28th, 2019 0