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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  

Sidebar-"The First Cowboys of OSU Rodeo"

Sarah Milligan, Head of Oklahoma Oral History Research Program, tells the story of one of Oklahoma State University's first rodeo cowboys. View interviews and other digital collections…

From  Nina Thornton on March 6th, 2018 0  

Sidebar: "The Fires of 1914"

David Peters highlights the 3 fires of 1914 on the Oklahoma A&M campus. Purchase a copy of STATE to read other fascinating stories from the official magazine of Oklahoma State University."

From  Nina Thornton on March 6th, 2018 0  

Sidebar - The Fires of 1914

David Peters highlights the 3 fires of 1914 on the Oklahoma A&M campus. Purchase a copy of STATE to read other fascinating stories from the official magazine of Oklahoma State University."

From  Nina Thornton on March 6th, 2018 0  

Meet at the Spoon

Ever wondered about the cement bench across the street from the Bartlett Center? David Peters had the juicy details on why that bench was referred to as "The Spoon."

From  Nina Thornton on March 6th, 2018 0  

All the Wheaties

OSU Historian David Peters recounts how former OAMC coach Lynn "Pappy" Waldorf was named college football's first national coach of the year. Check out Peters' article,…

From  Nina Thornton on March 6th, 2018 0  

Lewis Under the Lights

OSU Historian David Peters recounts how, under coach Lynn "Pappy" Waldorf, OAMC gets lights over Lewis field and holds its first night game. Check out Peters' article "Winning…

From  Nina Thornton on March 6th, 2018 0  

Memories Made Digital

The OSU Yearbook Collection (1910 - 1991) has been digitized for your viewing pleasure: http://bit.ly/HxagdB Here, Special Collections Coordinator David Peters details the history of the yearbooks.

From  Nina Thornton on March 6th, 2018 0  

Jazzing It Up

The Spring 2013 issue of State Magazine featured an article by Special Collections Coordinator David Peters about OSU big bands titled "Jazzing it Up." Here, Peters shares about dancing at…

From  Nina Thornton on March 6th, 2018 0  

Interview with Lance Millis: 1987-1988 Pistol Pete

Lance Millis, who served as Oklahoma State University's mascot Pistol Pete from 1987-1988, discusses the process of how America's Best Mascot is selected and how the process has changed…

From  OSU Alumni Association on March 5th, 2018 0  

Interview with Michael Larranaga

Dr. Michael Larranaga is a graduate and head of the School of Fire Protection and Safety Technology at Oklahoma State University. It is the only school of its kind accredited in the U.S. and is…

From  OSU Alumni Association on March 5th, 2018 0