Exploring Oklahoma History is just for the fun of seeing what there is to see in the great state of Oklahoma, and to possibly learn a little something along the way.- Labor omnia vincit -
Sacred to the memory of Rev. Jesse Bushyhead
Born in the old Cherokee nation.
Died in the present Cherokee Nation
July 17, 1844.
On this day the first classes were held at the Northwestern Academy in Carrier, Oklahoma Territory. The Academy was an important education cultural and religious center, serving a wide area with significant influence through out the years. more...
Just finished a big historic places database update. A big thank you to Dennis McGill for sending in over 50 pictures, GPS locations, and a few address corrections.
We've relaunched the Exploring Oklahoma History Facebook Group
We updated a few things here on the website.
Exploring Oklahoma History