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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  

Why It Matters: Talks on the American Past featuring David Gray

Brian Hosmer and David Gray discuss "Work Better, Live Better: Motivation, Labor, and Management Ideology." Information about David Gray's book, "Work Better, Live Better:…

From  Nina Thornton on March 5th, 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  

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