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Clinton Riggs designed the YIELD sign. It was first used on a trial basis in Tulsa.

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  • 1895 - Tulsa
    Tul'sa, a post-office of the Creek Nation, Ind. Terr.
    Lippincott's Gazetteer of the World: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World Containing Notices of Over One Hundred and Twenty-five Thousand Places ... Joseph Thomas January 1, 1895 J.B. Lippincott

  • Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
    Adams Hotel
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  • 1906
    Tulsa, a banking post-town of the Creek Nation, I.T., in a grain and live-stock region, 14 miles NNE. of Sapulpa, on the Frisco System and the...Read MORE...


  • News 1910 - ACCIDENT AT CIRCUS - Two Sells-Floto Performers Badly Injured at Tulsa.
    TULSA, Okla., Sept. 17. - Mrs. Arthur Nelson of the Nelson family of acrobats and John Carroll, driver in a chariot race, were both fatally injured...Read MORE...


  • Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
    Third Street Looking East, Tulsa, Okla.
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  • News 1921 - May 31 - June 1 - Race riot in Tulsa Oklahoma
    The Tulsa race massacre took place May 31 and June 1, 1921, when mobs of White residents, many of them deputized and given weapons by city officials, ...Read MORE...


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

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  • News 1930 - Dallas Aviator Falls to Death - Workaday Crash Kills Airman of Fame in Flood and Fire.
    Too steep a bank in a strong wind spun a plane to ground near Tulsa Wednesday afternoon and as it smashed Jimmy Youngblood of Dallas was fatally...Read MORE...


  • Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
    Aerial View of Tulsa, Oklahoma, Showing Oil Refineries in Background
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  • 1949 - November 30 - KOTV TV channel 6 in Tulsa, OK (CBS) begins broadcasting

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Third Street Looking East, Tulsa, Okla.
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