Oklahoma Historical Society

800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive
Oklahoma City, Ok 73105-7917

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Phone: (405) 522-5209

Fax: (405) 522-2307

Email: research@okhistory.org

Contact: Jennifer Day, Manuscript Archivist

Web site: http://www.okhistory.org/research/index.html

Institution Type: Archive, Library, Museum, Public Sector, Research Center/Institution


Description: Archival collections related to individuals, businesses, and communities on Route 66 include the Oklahoma Department of Transportation, Jim Argo, The Oklahoma City Chamber of Commerce, Frank Parman, Triple AAA Root Beer, and others.

Regions Covered: State of Oklahoma

Type of Materials: Books, directories, ephemera, films/videos/moving images, agency publications, maps, newspaper clippings, photographs, postcards, prints/posters, rare books, serials, slides

Time Periods: 1907-Present


Facility Hours:
Monday – Saturday, 10 AM – 4:45 PM

Research Hours:
Same as above. Open to the public.
Distance research by request for a fee. Contact: research@okhistory.org

Catalog System:
Oklahoma Historical Society’s Catalog System

Online Resources and Finding Aids: 
Oklahoma Historical Society’s Route 66 Holdings (pdf)
Oklahoma’s Route 66 Repositories