“This was a place of reformation,” she explained. “Prisoners were taught trades and gardening so they could make a better life for themselves when they got out.”
Overholser Mansion serves as the hub of activity for the weekend tour.
Metro residents should take advantage of numerous opportunities to improve themselves by visiting some local venues for continued learning.
“I was pleasantly surprised when I visited there, actually, that I wasn’t totally far off,” she said. “I didn’t end up changing anything.”
Jillette appeared on The Celebrity Apprentice with the show’s former host, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump.
Skyline: Timeline uses color coding to represent yearly milestone’s in Oklahoma’s last six decades.
The State Capital Publishing Company building, formerly a museum, remains vacant as recent plans fall through.
“We’re still a relatively young museum, and we have a pretty eclectic collection. The exhibition reflects that,” Anderson said.
Museum hotel management hinted it will unveil more surprises and artistic projects leading up to its anticipated opening in June.
Members of the NAACP Youth Council spurred the civil rights movement in Oklahoma City by conducting peaceful sit-ins at local businesses.