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April 19, 2018

The regular quarterly meeting of the Historic Preservation Review Committee (HPRC) will be held at 1:30 pm on Thursday, April 19, 2018. The HPRC will meet in the LeRoy H. Fischer Boardroom, Oklahoma History Center (third floor), 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive, Oklahoma City, OK. The public is invited to attend. (NOTE: If you are a person with a disability and require an accommodation, please contact Lynda Ozan at 405-521-6249 or lozan@okhistory.org by noon on Wednesday, April 18, 2018.

  1. Call to Order
  2. Introductions
  3. Approval of the Historic Preservation Review Committee's January 18, 2018 Minutes
  4. Formulation of Recommendations to the State Historic Preservation Officer Concerning Proposed Nominations to the National Register of Historic Places:
    1. Downtown Altus Historic District, Altus, Jackson County (Nomination)
    2. Pioneer Telephone Company Warehouse and Garage, 1-13 NE 6th Street, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County (Nomination)
    3. Reverend L.W. Thomas Homestead, 5805 Oktaha Road, Summit, Muskogee County (Nomination)
    4. Cheairs Furniture Company Building, 537 South Kenosha Avenue, Tulsa, Tulsa County (Nomination)
    5. Greenwood Community Historic Resources in Tulsa Multiple Property Documentation Form, Tulsa County (Nomination)
    6. Vernon A.M.E. Church, 311 North Greenwood Avenue, Tulsa, Tulsa County (Nomination)
  5. Other Business:
    1. 2018 Statewide Preservation Conference Update
    2. Upcoming Events
  6. New Business
  7. Adjournment

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The SHPO, OK Historical Society, requests proposals for FY 2018 survey and planning projects. Funding is from the US Department of the Interior's Historic Preservation Fund. $150,000 has been budgeted for these activities. Successful applicants will be the SHPO's subgrantees and must provide the nonfederal-matching share. Project work must conform to the Sec. of the Interior's Standards and Guidelines for Archeology and Historic Preservation. We anticipate funding only 3-4 projects. RFPs will be available March 1 at http://www.okhistory.org/shpo/rfp.htm (available March 1) or by submitting a written request by title to: Lynda Ozan, SHPO, OK Historical Society, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73105, or by email at lozan@okhistory.org. Proposals are due by 5:00 p.m., April 13, 2018.

Project Titles:
2019 Statewide Preservation Conference; Publication of a Quarterly Newsletter and 3 NRNs; Historic Context for Women in Oklahoma History; Reconnaissance-Level Survey of Buildings in Broken Arrow; Historic Context for Urban Renewal in Oklahoma; Survey of Archeological Resources along Creeks in Northwest Ellis County; and Archeological Testing of the Northern Extent of the Jumper Creek Site (34SM87) and Geoarchaeological Reconnaissance Survey along the Jumper Creek Drainage Basin, Seminole County.