The Chronicles of Oklahoma Vol. 87-4 2009
Oklahoma Historical Society
Volume 87, No. 4 (Winter 2009) includes ''From the Tennessee River to Tahlequah: A Brief History of Cherokee Fiddling'' by J. Justin Castro, 388-407, ''Willard Johnston, Homesteader and Frontier Banker, 1881-1904'' by Michael J. Hightower, 408-431,''''A Nomad in White Man's Jungle': An Introduction to the Works of Louis Oliver' by Carsten Schmidtke'', 432-459, ''Enigma and Battleground: The Development of Oklahoma's Public Two-Year Colleges'' by Michael W. Simpson, 460-483.
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.