On July 28 beginning at 5:30 am, all library services will be temporarily unavailable while we move equipment into our new data center. We apologize for any inconvenience this might cause.
The City of Tulsa is working with the Oklahoma State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) to complete a National Register of Historic Places nomination for the 1921 Race Riot, including the historic Greenwood business district.
If accepted by the National Park Service, this district will be listed at the National level of significance for African American heritage and for the 1921 Race Riot. The district will be listed at the local level of significance for community planning and development and for Greenwood's African American heritage as Black Wall Street.