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Espalier Fruit Trees is Easy!

Espalier is a fruit tree or ornamental shrub whose branches are trained to grow flat against a wall, supported on a lattice or a framework of stakes and Host Casey Hentges gives us some help on what…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 30th, 2021 0  

Flat, Cool & Acid-free: The Infamous Elsie Hand

Elsie Denton Hand had served as head librarian at OAMC for 12 years when she was sacked by the Board of Regents over the purchase of a collection of rare books. Elsie continued working for another…

From  Nina Thornton on August 19th, 2021 0  

Flat, Cool & Acid-free: Stillwater Sightseeing Tour of 1965 Part 2

In 1965, a group of Oklahoma A & M graduates from the class of 1915 gathered on campus to celebrate their 50th anniversary. On May 22, 1965 a bus carried the group though greater Stillwater and…

From  Nina Thornton on June 1st, 2021 0  

Flat, Cool & Acid-free: Stillwater Sightseeing Tour of 1965 Part 1

In 1965, a group of Oklahoma A & M graduates from the class of 1915 gathered on campus to celebrate their 50th anniversary. On May 22, 1965 a bus carried the group though greater Stillwater and…

From  Nina Thornton on June 1st, 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: 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  

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: 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