Tulsa history

Create Tulsa: Past & Future

Check out this event offered by Tulsa’s Young Professionals…

Create Tulsa: Past & Future

Wednesday, July 16 | 6 p.m.
TCC Center for Creativity | 910 S. Boston Ave.
Free to attend | RSVP here   

Timeline: Debo's Tulsa

The local history subject guide has a new Tulsa timeline based on dates and events from Angie Debo's Tulsa: From Creek Town to Oil Capital. The timeline covers 1540-1942, beginning with de Soto's arrival at the thriving Creek Indian settlement Tallasi (Tulsey or Tulsee -the original spelling of Tulsa-later becomes a shortened pronunciation of Tallasi) an