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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA

Oklahoma City is the capital of the U.S. state of Oklahoma and its largest city.

The world's first installed parking meter was in Oklahoma City, on July 16, 1935.

The National Cowboy Hall of Fame is located in Oklahoma City.

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  • 1889 - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma founded

    www.wikipedia.org

  • News 1889 - DISASTER AT OKLAHOMA. THE GRAND STAND AT A RACE TRACK COLLAPSES, INJURING MANY.
    Oklahoma City, July 4. - The grand stand at the race track collapsed at three o'clock this afternoon, injuring more than one hundred people. One...Read MORE...


  • News 1895 - Blizzard - THE STORM STILL HOVERS OVER THE UNITED STATES. IT IS SEVEREST IN THE EAST. TRAFFIC ALMOST ENTIRELY AT A STANDSTILL -- RAILROAD TRAINS BLOCKADED -- BUSINESS PARALYZED -- PEOPLE FROZEN TO DEATH AT SEVERAL PLACES...
    ...Distress In Oklahoma.
    Wichita, Kan., Feb. 9. - Dispatches from the territory tell of severe suffering. The cold snap, accompanied by great...Read MORE...


  • Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
    St. Joseph's Church
    Postcard
  • Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
    Exposition Building, Oklahoma State Fair, Oklahoma City, Okla.
    Postcard
  • 1906
    Oklahoma, a city, capital of Oklahoma co., Okla., on the North Fork of the Canadian River and on the Chicago, Rook Island and Pacific, the Atchison,...Read MORE...


  • News 1911 - November 11 - Oklahoma City established a record high of 83 degrees and record low of 17 degrees that same day.

    WeatherForYou.com
    November 11, 1911

  • News 1917 - Fire in Oklahoma City Courthouse [sic]
    OKLAHOMA CITY, March 2. - Water which flooded the city hall building while a fire burned through the hallways did $10,000 damage early today. Records ...Read MORE...


  • Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
    Carnegie Library, Oklahoma City, Okla.
    Postcard
  • Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
    Robinson Street Looking North
    Postcard
  • 1922 - March 16 - WKY-AM in Oklahoma City OK begins radio transmissions

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  • 1924 - March 20 - A late winter storm in Oklahoma produced nearly a foot of snow at Oklahoma City.

    WeatherForYou.com

  • News 1935 - July 16 - 1st automatic parking meter in US installed (Oklahoma City, Ok)

    historyorb.com
    July 16, 1935

  • News 1942 - THIRTY-ONE KILLED WHEN TORNADO STRIKES OKLAHOMA CITY. TWISTER STRIKES INTO SOUTHWEST CORNER OF CITY. LAYS WASTE AREA TWO BLOCKS SQUARE; MANY CRITICALLY INJURED; RELIEF AGENCIES AND ARMY RUSH RESCUE, AID FORCES TO SCENE.
    Oklahoma City, June 13. - (AP) - Red Cross and other relief agencies cared today for 250 homeless victims of a tornado that killed 21 persons in a...Read MORE...


  • News 1948 - March 25 - Tornadoes at Tinker AFB in Oklahoma City
    For the second time in less than a week airplanes were destroyed by a tornado at Tinker AFB in Oklahoma City OK. A March 20th tornado destroyed fifty ...Read MORE...


  • 1949 - June 6 - WKY TV channel 4 in Oklahoma City, OK (NBC) 1st broadcast

    historyorb.com

  • 1995 - Oklahoma City bombing




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St. Joseph's Church
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Exposition Building, Oklahoma State Fair, Oklahoma City, Okla.
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Carnegie Library, Oklahoma City, Okla.
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
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Robinson Street Looking North
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  • 1889 - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma founded

    www.wikipedia.org
  • News  1889 - DISASTER AT OKLAHOMA. THE GRAND STAND AT A RACE TRACK COLLAPSES, INJURING MANY.
    Oklahoma City, July 4. - The grand stand at the race track collapsed at three o'clock this afternoon, injuring more than one hundred people. One... Read MORE...

  • News  1895 - Blizzard - THE STORM STILL HOVERS OVER THE UNITED STATES. IT IS SEVEREST IN THE EAST. TRAFFIC ALMOST ENTIRELY AT A STANDSTILL -- RAILROAD TRAINS BLOCKADED -- BUSINESS PARALYZED -- PEOPLE FROZEN TO DEATH AT SEVERAL PLACES...
    ...Distress In Oklahoma.
    Wichita, Kan., Feb. 9. - Dispatches from the territory tell of severe suffering. The cold snap, accompanied by great... Read MORE...

  • 1906
    Oklahoma, a city, capital of Oklahoma co., Okla., on the North Fork of the Canadian River and on the Chicago, Rook Island and Pacific, the Atchison,... Read MORE...

  • News  1911 - November 11 - Oklahoma City established a record high of 83 degrees and record low of 17 degrees that same day.

    WeatherForYou.com
    November 11, 1911
  • News  1917 - Fire in Oklahoma City Courthouse [sic]
    OKLAHOMA CITY, March 2. - Water which flooded the city hall building while a fire burned through the hallways did $10,000 damage early today. Records ... Read MORE...

  • 1922 - March 16 - WKY-AM in Oklahoma City OK begins radio transmissions

    historyorb.com
  • 1924 - March 20 - A late winter storm in Oklahoma produced nearly a foot of snow at Oklahoma City.

    WeatherForYou.com
  • News  1935 - July 16 - 1st automatic parking meter in US installed (Oklahoma City, Ok)

    historyorb.com
    July 16, 1935
  • News  1942 - THIRTY-ONE KILLED WHEN TORNADO STRIKES OKLAHOMA CITY. TWISTER STRIKES INTO SOUTHWEST CORNER OF CITY. LAYS WASTE AREA TWO BLOCKS SQUARE; MANY CRITICALLY INJURED; RELIEF AGENCIES AND ARMY RUSH RESCUE, AID FORCES TO SCENE.
    Oklahoma City, June 13. - (AP) - Red Cross and other relief agencies cared today for 250 homeless victims of a tornado that killed 21 persons in a... Read MORE...

  • News  1948 - March 25 - Tornadoes at Tinker AFB in Oklahoma City
    For the second time in less than a week airplanes were destroyed by a tornado at Tinker AFB in Oklahoma City OK. A March 20th tornado destroyed fifty ... Read MORE...

  • 1949 - June 6 - WKY TV channel 4 in Oklahoma City, OK (NBC) 1st broadcast

    historyorb.com
  • 1995 - Oklahoma City bombing

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