Monthly Archives: April 2012

The 1889 Land Rush

Today marks the 123rd anniversary of the 1889 Oklahoma Land Rush. The occasion is being commemorated this weekend with parades, festivals and a wagon trail re-enactment of the event. Images of the 1889 Land Rush linger in the American imagination … Continue reading

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