Category: Oklahoma History

Archaeological digs at Cahokia Mounds

By Roseanne McKee Republished with permission of the Bartlesville Examiner-Enterprise Last week’s article provided an introduction to Cahokia located near St. Louis, Mo. This week’s column details past archaeological digs at Cahokia. Archaeologists at Cahokia excavated an area that had previously been used as…

History: Oklahoma takes shape

By Roseanne McKee Reprinted with permission of the Bartlesville Examiner-Enterprise A month ago today, May 2, was a significant day in Oklahoma history. It was the day that an Act took effect that provided the initial framework for the land in Oklahoma to be…