Sapulpa Historical Society
The Sapulpa Historical Society Museum has announced it will be extending its closing until February 4th, at least.
In what appear to be a concern for the rise in COVID-19 cases, and an effort to keep everyone “safe and comfortable,” the organization has decided to cancel the Open House, and to tentatively reschedule the volunteer luncheon that they had planned to sometime in the spring of 2021.
The traveling exhibit, on loan from the Oklahoma History Center in Oklahoma City, is a fascinating combination of stories, photography, and audio, that tells about one of the darkest periods of time for the midwest—both literally and figuratively.
A new online gateway allows you to view and search the contents of local newspapers that haven’t existed for decades.
No stranger to the Society and its meetings, recently-retired Creek County District Judge Joe Sam Vassar was the speaker.
The money needed for the project was short…until this family stepped in to help.
How the team at the Sapulpa Historical Society is ensuring that Sapulpa’s rich historical legacy lives on.
Just 18 months after the infamous Tulsa Race Riot, Sapulpa found themselves in the crosshairs of what could’ve been a replay of that fateful day in their hometown.
If you’ve never been able to visit the Sapulpa Historical Society Museum, take your chance this Thursday!
The book’s author is local writer Don Diehl who took on the project for the Sapulpa Historical Society. He said he had lots of help with the content but was unable to identify the four youngsters in the cover photo. But it does easily represent Sapulpa kids during the late 1940s.