Historic Photos of Tulsa

Historic Photos of Tulsa

by Jerry Cornelius
     
 

From its beginning as part of the relocation of five tribes to Indian Territory, to becoming the Oil Capitol of the World during the early 1900's, Historic Photos of Tulsa is a photographic history collected from the areas top archives. With around 200 photographs, many of which have never been published, this beautiful coffee table book shows the historical growth

Overview

From its beginning as part of the relocation of five tribes to Indian Territory, to becoming the Oil Capitol of the World during the early 1900's, Historic Photos of Tulsa is a photographic history collected from the areas top archives. With around 200 photographs, many of which have never been published, this beautiful coffee table book shows the historical growth from the mid 1800's to the late 1900's of this scenic city in stunning black and white photography. The book follows life, government, events and people important to Tulsa history and the building of this unique city. Spanning over two centuries and two hundred photographs, this is a must have for any long-time resident or history lover of Tulsa!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781596523425
Publisher:
Turner Publishing Company
Publication date:
06/28/2007
Series:
Historic Photos Series
Pages:
204
Product dimensions:
10.30(w) x 10.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Jerry L. Cornelius has spent his career as a professional commercial photographer, historian, writer, and speaker.
A graduate in Journalism-Mass Communications from the University of Oklahoma, he has written numerous pieces on photography, including 100 Years of Professional Photography in Oklahoma.
Cornelius is Executive Director of the Beryl Ford Collection of historic Tulsa area photographs and artifacts. He gives lectures to local groups on the history of Tulsa and has also lectured locally on World War II military history and on photography in sixteen states.

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