March 23, 2023
Contact: Jake Krumwiede
Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center, Oklahoma Historical Society
New Exhibit at Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center Showcases Photos of Northwestern Oklahoma
ENID, Okla. — On Tuesday, March 28, the Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center in Enid will open its new exhibit, “Frozen in Time: A Photographic History of Northwestern Oklahoma.” It’s a special exhibit that focuses on a selection of photographs from northwestern Oklahoma, both past and present.
The exhibit will feature selected photos from noted Enid photographers Mike Klemme and Wess Gray, with others by historic photographers William S. Prettyman, William Edson, and Richard J. “Dick” McConkay.
For more information about the Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center, please call 580-237-1907 or visit www.csrhc.org.
The Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center is a division of the Oklahoma Historical Society. 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 www.okhistory.org.
Editor’s Note: Photos of the Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center are available upon request.