The Chronicles of Oklahoma Vol. 57-1 1979
This issue includes: The Historic Preservation Movement in Oklahoma by LeRoy H. Fischer, Soldiers, Disasters, and Dams: The Army Corps of Engineers and Flood Control in the Red River Valley, 1936-1946 by James Ware, Girl Scouting in Stillwater, Oklahoma: A Case Study in Local History by Lynda M. Sturdevant, Congressional Committee Chairmen from Oklahoma, 1907-1937 by Philip A. Grant, Jr., The Choctaw Warrants of 1863 by James F. Morgan, The Campus Cadets: A History of Collegiate Military Training, 1891-1951 by Philip Reed Rulon , Notes and Documents, Book Reviews, Oklahoma Books, For the Record.
The Chronicles of Oklahoma, first issued in 1921 as the official journal of the OHS, is mailed to members and subscribers four times a year. Each issue contains at least five scholarly articles; subjects range from Indians and earliest settlement to railroads and the twentieth century. Each issue is well illustrated with historic photographs offering a visual picture of the past. Also included are book reviews, notes, documents, and minutes of the quarterly meetings of the OHS Board of Directors. Volumes 1-20 may be viewed online at the Oklahoma State University Electronic Publishing Center.