Historic Preservation Review Committee
Established in 1969 as a part of the State of Oklahoma's participation in the newly created federal preservation programs, the Committee membership is composed of citizen members as well as professionals in the areas of history, architecture, architectural history, historic archeology, and prehistoric archeology. The Committee provides comments to the State Historic Preservation Officer about proposed nominations to the National Register of Historic Places and other preservation issues as appropriate. Additionally, the committee comments on nominations to the State Register of Historic Places.
2014 Meeting Schedule
Thursday, January 16, 2014 - 1:30pm
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 1:30pm
Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 1:30pm
Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 1:30pm
Location: All meetings are held in the Oklahoma Historical Society Boardroom, 3rd floor, Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive, Oklahoma City, OK 73105.
Current Historic Preservation Review Committee (HPRC) members (as of November 2012) include William P. Corbett (Historian, Tahlequah); Ron Frantz (Architect, Oklahoma City); John D. Hartley (Prehistoric Archeologist, Norman); Arn Henderson (Architectural Historian, Norman) ; and Charles S. Wallis (Historical Archeologist, Norman).
Nominations Considered at the January 16, 2014, Historic Preservation Review Committee Meeting
- Logan Apartments, 720 West Boyd Street, Norman, Cleveland County (Nomination)
- Beattie’s Prairie, Address Restricted, Delaware County (Nomination)
- Beth Israel Temple, 320 South Ninth Street, Muskogee, Muskogee County (Nomination)
- First Methodist Episcopal Church, 518 East Houston Street, Muskogee, Muskogee County (Nomination)
- Masonic Temple, 121 South Sixth, Muskogee, Muskogee County (Nomination)
- Woodward Park and Gardens Historic District, 2101 South Peoria Avenue, Tulsa, Tulsa County (Nomination)
- Washington County Memorial Hospital, 412 Southeast Frank Phillips Boulevard, Bartlesville, Washington County (Nomination)
Nominations Awaiting National Park Service Approval
October 2012 Historic Preservation Review Committee Meeting
Tulsa Race Riot of 1921 (Greenwood Historic District), Tulsa, Tulsa County