Oklahoma Historical Society

Oklahoma Historical Society
800 Nazih Zuhdi Dr.
Oklahoma City, OK 73105


Web site: Oklahoma Historical Society

Institution Type: Historical Society, Library, Archive, Museum


Description: History of Route 66 (United States Highway 66), Transportation, Highway or Interstate Building, Automobiles/Automobile Industry, Trucking/Bus Industry, Waterways, Cattle Trails, Immigrant Routes/Pre-Modern Roads, Roadside Architecture, Local History – Demographics, Businesses, Industry, and Government, Tourism, Native Americans/American Indian Lands or Reservations, Dustbowl/Migrant Camps, Images of Oklahoma and Route 66

Regions Covered: Route 66 in Oklahoma, Entire Route 66

Type of Materials: Archives, Photographs, Government Records (City, County, State), Government Documents (generally published by government agencies), Oral Histories, Maps, Postcards, Newspaper Clippings, Vertical Files

Time Periods: 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries


Facility Hours: Monday-Saturday 10am-4:45pm (Research Center); appointments recommended for access to archival material

Online Resources and Finding Aids: Online search