This Day in Oklahoma History


21 January

1st Commercial Tow to Port of Catoosa

The First tow to Tulsa Port of Catoosa arrived at 2:20 pm. This was the first commercial tow to travel the full length of the Arkansas River Navigation System. The cargo was 650 tons of newsprint from the Bowater Paper Company. The newsprint was delivered for use in The Tulsa World newspaper. more...

Thursday, January 21, 1971

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