The Chronicles of Oklahoma Vol. 78-4 2000
Oklahoma Historical Society
'For Society's Sake: The Wichita Mountains, Wildlife, and Identity in Oklahoma's Early Environmental History,' by S. Matthew DeSpain, 388-411, 'Tams Bixby: Doing Government Business in the Gilded Age,' by Kent Carter, 412-443, 'A Place of Coming Together: The Historic Jacobson House,' by Carol Whitney, 444-467, H. L. Mencken and the 'Oklahoma Style' of Literature,' by Lawrence R. Rodgers, 468-483, 'Inside the School Yard Gate: 'Alfalfa Bill' Murray and Education in Oklahoma,' by Karen McKellips, 484-499. The Chronicles of Oklahoma, first issued in 1921 as the official journal of the OHS, is mailed to members and subscribers four times a year. Each issue contains at least five scholarly articles; subjects range from Indians and earliest settlement to railroads and the twentieth century. Each issue is well illustrated with historic photographs offering a visual picture of the past. Also included are book reviews, notes, documents, and minutes of the quarterly meetings of the OHS Board of Directors.