Some photos from a day in the local history museum.
The state capitol, undergoing renovation
In Florida, our museums have rocket gardens: in Oklahoma, they have oil rig gardens
A replica of the “Winnie Mae”, which set two around-the-world speed records flown by Oklahoma native Wiley Post
Gemini 6 spacecraft
A Kiowa tipi
Painted decoration on the tipi
1902 stage coach
A ship’s wheel and flag from the battleship USS Oklahoma, sunk at Pearl Harbor
1951 Studebaker Champion, known as “the bulletnose”
A large gallery of Native American artifacts and displays. After the Indian Removal Act in 1840, many of the tribes in the east were forcibly relocated to the “Indian territory” in Oklahoma.