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Killers Of The Flower Moon: The Osage Murders And The Birth Of The FBI Book Discussion

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Read or listen to "Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the F.B.I." by David Grann, and join us for a stimulating discussion of the book.

DATE: Thursday, September 28th

TIME:  2:00-3:00 pm

LOCATION:  Central Library Greadington Learning and Creativity Center

 

New In The Digital Collections: July 2017 Update

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In July 2017, TCCL uploaded 268 items into the Digital Collections. There are now approximately 37,059 items in the Digital Collections. Additions include: 

 

Oklahoma Volunteerism Above Average

"Last year volunteers logged in an estimated 200,000 hours of service locally. At the estimated hourly rate of $18.28 in Oklahoma, that equates to more than $3.6 million in volunteer services, said Brenda Michael-Haggard, executive director of Volunteer Tulsa."

Read more about Oklahoma's exceptional volunteer stats in the Tulsa World article Volunteerism is lifeblood of community.

January, 1953: Oklahoma Bans The Sale And Consumption Of Liquor In Oklahoma State Parks

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January 14th, 1953: The Oklahoman reported that Oklahoma's Commissioner of Public Safety launched a long-awaited state liquor enforcement campaign by ordering a halt in the sale and consumption of liquor in state-owned lodges and parks.

You can read the entire article in the Oklahoman Archives database. The database provides complete coverage of The Oklahoman newspaper from September 25, 1901, including ads in PDF format.  Search by full-text keyword or browse by date. 

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