The Chronicles of Oklahoma Vol. 70-1 1992
Oklahoma Historical Society
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. Volume 70, No. 1 (Spring)''Cathedrals of the Plains': The Grain Elevators of Western Oklahoma,' by W. David Baird, 4-25, 'Crisis of Command: The Hindman/Pike Controversy over the Defense of the Trans-Mississippi District,' by Thomas W. Kremm and Diane Neal, 26-45, 'Minor Leagues, Major Dreams: Professional Baseball in Oklahoma,' by Leo Kelley, 46-65, 'Amongst the Damp: The Dangerous Profession of Coal Mining in Oklahoma, 1870-1935,' by Steve Sewell, 66-83.