Oklahoma, a History of Five Centuries

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University of Oklahoma Press, 1981 - History - 316 pages
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Contents

Glass Mountains
5
Excavating Spiro Mound Eastern Okla
12
Coronados March to the Gran Quivira
18
Thomas Jefferson
26
Major Stephen H Long
32
Fort Smith
39
The Indian Country
41
Charles J Latrobe
45
The Fortysixth Star
191
Fort Supply 148 Senator Josh Lee
228
The Middle Years 1943 to 1955
230
CheyenneArapaho Scouts 154 Governor Roy J Turner
235
Railroad Building Oklahoma Territory 160 Governor Raymond Gary
243
Salt Factory Oklahoma Territory 164 President John F Kennedy
249
Indian Territory Ranch Scene 170 Governor Dewey Bardett
257
Hannah
263

Troops at Fort Gibson
51
Greenwood LeFlore Choctaw Chief
58
Major Ridge Cherokee Leader
66
Choctaw Council House
72
John Jumper Seminole Chief
79
The Golden Years
84
Antebellum Oklahoma
98
Oklahoma Territory
173
Green McCurtain Choctaw Chief 196 Harvesting Cotton 1925
269
Statehood Day 201 Lead and Zinc Mining Northeastern
275
Governor Robert L Williams 208 John Rollin Ridge
281
Governor Henry S Johnston 218 Price Tower Bardesville
287
Bibliographical Essay
289
Index
305
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About the author (1981)

Arrell Morgan Gibson (1921-1987) was the George Lynn Cross Research Professor of History at the University of Oklahoma. He was the author of many books on western history, including "The Chickasaws", "The Life and Death of Colonel Albert Jennings Fountain, " and "Oklahoma: A History of Five Centuries, " all published by the University of Oklahoma Press.

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