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ROUTE 66 ARCHIVES AND RESEARCH COLLABORATIVE

INSTITUTIONAL PROFILE

Founding Institutions

 

Oklahoma Historical Society

Location:
800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive
Oklahoma City, Ok 73105-7917

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Phone: (405) 522-5209

Fax: (405) 522-2307

Email: research@okhistory.org

Contact: Jennifer Day, Manuscript Archivist

Web site: http://www.okhistory.org/research/index.html

Institution Type: Archive, Library, Museum, Public Sector, Research Center/Institution


COLLECTIONS

Description: Archival collections related to individuals, businesses, and communities on Route 66 include the Oklahoma Department of Transportation, Jim Argo, The Oklahoma City Chamber of Commerce, Frank Parman, Triple AAA Root Beer, and others.

Regions Covered: State of Oklahoma

Type of Materials: Books, directories, ephemera, films/videos/moving images, agency publications, maps, newspaper clippings, photographs, postcards, prints/posters, rare books, serials, slides

Time Periods: 1907-Present


ACCESS

Facility Hours:
Monday - Saturday, 10 AM - 4:45 PM
http://www.okhistory.org/research/visitor.html

Research Hours:
Same as above. Open to the public.
Online Resources and Finding Aids: http://okhistory.cuadra.com/star/public.html
Distance research by request for a fee. Contact: research@okhistory.org


Online Research/Catalogue System:
Oklahoma Route 66 research information: http://www.okhistory.org/research/route66.html

Online Resources and Finding Aids: http://okhistory.cuadra.com/star/public.html

 


 Chester Cowan Collection, #2010.095 Postcard, 19687.TO.0030.55.9.58 "Western Motel Highway 66 - West." Printed by Curteich, Chicago, Illinois.







 

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