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November 21, 2022

Contact: Sarah Dumas
Oklahoma Historical Society
Office: 405-522-0785

Role of Historic Native American Regalia in Today’s Society to be Discussed in New “History OffCenter” Event

OKLAHOMA CITY — On Wednesday, November 30, the Oklahoma Historical Society (OHS) will present “History OffCenter: Historic Native American Regalia in Today’s Society.”

Jake Tiger, historical preservation officer and member of the Seminole Nation, will lead the free discussion at OK Cider Co., located at 705 W. Sheridan Ave. in Oklahoma City, starting at 6 p.m. Tiger is an expert on Seminole textiles and traditional garments.

“History OffCenter” is an OHS series that focuses on engaging history enthusiasts in fun and unique ways. With an emphasis on community outreach, this series features immersive and engaging programs, including in-depth explorations of neighborhoods, Oklahoma trivia nights, topical discussions, and behind-the-scenes exploration of the Oklahoma History Center (home of the OHS).

The mission of the Oklahoma Historical Society is to collect, preserve and share the history and culture of the state of Oklahoma and its people. Founded in 1893 by members of the Territorial Press Association, the OHS maintains museums, historic sites and affiliates across the state. Through its research archives, exhibits, educational programs and publications the OHS chronicles the rich history of Oklahoma. For more information about the OHS, please visit okhistory.org.


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