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Sidebar: It's A Vornado!

Ralph Odor, an OAMC student, became interested in airplanes during World War I. He went beyond tinkering with models to create his own plane called the Vornado. Learn more about Ralph Odor and his…

From  Nina Thornton on August 3rd, 2021 0  

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: 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: The OSU Library Fountain

Listen in as we explore the details of the iconic Library fountain located on the OSU-Stillwater campus. Find the Archives online at https://archives.library.okstate.edu/ and interact with the…

From  Nina Thornton on July 29th, 2020 0  

Flat, Cool & Acid-free: Publications of OSU

From agricultural experiment station reports to STATE magazine Kurt Anderson, researcher for the Oklahoma State University Archives, and David Peters, head of the OSU Archives, talk about campus…

From  Nina Thornton on June 29th, 2020 0  

Flat, Cool & Acid-free: Legends and Mysteries

David Peters, Sarah Milligan and Samantha Mackey talk about legends and mysteries of OSU. Sarah talks about her love for folklore and how to evaluate and research the story. This episode features a…

From  Nina Thornton on May 27th, 2020 0  

Flat, Cool & Acid-free: Museums and Archives

On this episode, David Peters and I talk with Christina Elliott and Carla Shelton from the OSU Museum of Art and we explore the links between museums and archives. University Archives Website:…

From  Nina Thornton on April 27th, 2020 0  

Flat, Cool & Acid-free: OSU History Every Cowboy Should Know

From the OAMC name change to waving wheat, Samantha Mackey, Archives Digital Storytelling intern, and David Peters, head of the University Archives, discuss historical facts about OSU that every…

From  Nina Thornton on March 26th, 2020 0  

Flat, Cool & Acid-free: Women of OSU

In this episode of Flat, Cool & Acid-free, learn about the women of OSU with Bonnie Cain-Wood and David Peters. This episode features a segment from the Archives Live, a monthly video broadcast…

From  Nina Thornton on February 28th, 2020 0  

Flat, Cool & Acid-free: Student Union

In this episode of Flat, Cool & Acid-free, learn about OSU's Student Union with Bonnie Cain-Wood and David Peters. This episode feature a segment from the Archives Live, a monthly video…

From  Nina Thornton on January 30th, 2020 0  

Flat, Cool & Acid-free: Agriculture

In this episode of Flat, Cool & Acid-free, Samantha Mackey and David Peters cover the history of agriculture at Oklahoma State University. This episode feature a segment from the Archives Live,…

From  Nina Thornton on December 10th, 2019 0  

Flat, Cool & Acid-free: The Chilocco History Project

In this episode of Flat, Cool & Acid-free, learn about the Chilocco History Project. The project started as a way to document the stories of veteran alumni, but it quickly grew into a much larger…

From  Nina Thornton on November 27th, 2019 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