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Why It Matters: Talks on the American Past featuring Richard Boles

Brian Hosmer talks with Dr. Richard Boles, author of "Dividing the Faith: The Rise of Segregated Churches in the Early American North."

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Murray Hall Civil Rights Speaker Series - Dr. Christopher P. Lehman

The Murray Hall Civil Rights Speaker Series presents a discussion of alumnus Dr. Lehman's research of slavery and segregation in the United States, his campaign to rename a university building…

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ARCHIVES: Nancy Randolph Davis, First African-American Enrollee at OSU

Nancy Randolph Davis was a pioneer in Oklahoma higher education and holds a special place in the history of Oklahoma State University. In the summer of 1949, she was the first African-American…

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Nancy Randolph Davis: Overcoming Separate but Equal

O-STATE Stories, a project of the Oklahoma Oral History Research Program at the OSU Library chronicles the rich history, heritage and traditions of Oklahoma State University. In the summer of 1949,…

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Spotlight: Black History Month

Every year, February is celebrated as Black History month. The OSU Library's Oral Histories and Special Collections contain a variety of intriguing collections. Here is an excerpt of an…

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