We offer you powerful ways to discover the history surrounding you right now. History is not abstract - it is all around you! Begin here - where you are standing right now. Look back in time at the buildings, places, events, and people who built your community and you will build a foundation to learn about yourself. 

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From Many Nations to Oklahoma Statehood in Three, Two, One by Kathryn J. Shurden

Oklahoma's graphic history

From Many Nations to Oklahoma Statehood in Three, Two, One, brings the enormously popular graphic novel genre to High School Oklahoma History. This captivating, full-color book features historic sites in Oklahoma and students seeking answers to the story of Oklahoma’s complicated path to statehood. Students and adults love it!

Every Place Has a Story by Kathryn J. Shurden and Mandy D. Brumley

Our Local History book just for Oklahoma

Every Place Has a Story, will guide you on a journey to learn your own Local History anywhere in the state, and better understand state history, national history, and world history. This student-driven learning guide details thirteen activities to span an entire semester of a Local History course for High School.

You Are Here: A Guide to Learning Local History Anywhere by Kathryn J. Shurden

You don't have to be in Oklahoma...

to love and learn your Local History. Every community can now teach their own unique Local History with the eBooks You Are Here: Guides to Learning Local History Anywhere. Anyone interested in knowing more about their hometowns will find You Are Here to be a fun and easy process for High School students and adults to learn their own Local History. The lessons of Local History are now within the grasp of everyone! 


History will have personal meaning for you when you begin with your neighborhood, your community, or your county.  YOU are an heir of the ideas, values, and traditions resulting from the events in your own community.  You are in the perfect place to begin learning about them now:  YOU ARE HERE.  Our books will lead you to discover your Local History and Oklahoma History.

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