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Oklahoma History Center

800 Nazih Zuhdi Dr., Oklahoma City, OK 73105 United States
(405) 522-0765http://www.okhistory.org

Upcoming Events

January 2015

Exhibit: The Oklahoma Century Chest 1913-2013

January 27 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until April 8, 2016

The Century Chest time capsule was buried on April 22, 1913, in the basement of the First Lutheran Church of Oklahoma City. One hundred years later, on April 22, 2013, the church opened the chest and revealed the perfectly preserved contents deposited by the pioneers of Oklahoma. The exhibit opening marks the 125th anniversary of the Oklahoma Land Run of 1889. Visitors can view never-before-seen photographs, documents and American Indian artifacts and hear Oklahoma pioneer Angelo C. Scott’s speech delivered…

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George Washington: Life of a Father

January 29

The Oklahoma History Center invites you to come and hear firsthand tales of life with George Washington on Thursday, January 29. The museum will open at 6PM and the program will begin at 7PM. Interpretive staff from George Washington’s Mount Vernon Estates and Gardens will fill the evening with stories and tales from the life of George Washington beginning with the French and Indian War and ending with his final hours. These firsthand accounts of life at Mount Vernon and…

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May 2015

Research Center Lunch & Learn Lectures

May 27 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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Every month on the fourth Wednesday until July 22, 2015

The OHS Research Center will hold three Lunch & Learn Lectures in May, June, and July on the last Wednesday of the month. Check back for more information about featured topics and speakers.

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July 2015

Research Center Book Sale

July 31 - August 1

Don’t miss the Research Center Book Sale July 31-August 1, 2015. The sale includes books on a variety of topics including genealogy, Oklahoma history, US and military history, education, biographies, and more. Shop vinyl lps, prints of historic photos and maps, periodicals, and much more! Proceeds from the Book Sale will benefit the OHS Research Center in collecting, preserving, and sharing Oklahoma’s history. Book sale hours are 10am to 4:45pm on Friday and 10am to 3pm on Saturday.

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Genealogy Workshop at the History Center

July 31 - August 1

The OHS Research Center and the Oklahoma Genealogical Society will host a joint genealogy workshop on July 31 and August 1, 2015 at the Oklahoma History Center. Check back for complete details.

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April 20162016

Exhibit: The Oklahoma Century Chest 1913-2013

April 8, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until April 30, 2016

The Century Chest time capsule was buried on April 22, 1913, in the basement of the First Lutheran Church of Oklahoma City. One hundred years later, on April 22, 2013, the church opened the chest and revealed the perfectly preserved contents deposited by the pioneers of Oklahoma. The exhibit opening marks the 125th anniversary of the Oklahoma Land Run of 1889. Visitors can view never-before-seen photographs, documents and American Indian artifacts and hear Oklahoma pioneer Angelo C. Scott’s speech delivered…

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