A county in central Oklahoma, identical to
Oklahoma County, Oklahoma Territory. The name is a
projection of the name of the principal community and city of
the county, first known as Oklahoma Station, a stop on the Santa
Fe Railway that later became Oklahoma City.
Oklahoma Place Names by
George H. Shirk. Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press.
The world's first installed
parking meter was in Oklahoma City, on July 16, 1935. Carl C.
Magee, of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, is generally credited with
originating the parking meter. He filed for a patent for a "coin
controlled parking meter" on May 13, 1935.
& Other bits of Oklahoma & Oklahoma Co. History
Oklahoma City's Indian Scare
- 1907 Tidbits
- 1907 Tidbits
- 1908 Tidbits
- 1917 Train Wreck
1924 list of naturalized aliens
1951 First Annual Okahoma All-Star Baseball Game
- 1995_April 19 OKC
Bomb list of victims
- Allen, John 1937 ~ 112 Year Old Man Passes at Davis, Oklahoma
- Axton, Mae Boren
Axton and Hoyt Axton -Mother and son
Henry Louis & Shirley (Osborn)
Beverly Osborne's "Chicken in the Rough"
David & molly W. (Shi)
- Brown,Joseph H. -
Brown lumber Company
- Cargill, Henson
Couch, William Lewis & Cynthia E. (Gordon)
William J. Jr.
- Debo, Angie 1890
- Gary, Raymond Dancel-
William James (W.J.) & Martha (Phillips)
Edward L. & Thelma (Feragen)
Genzer Brothers - William, Peter and Edmond
Governors of Oklahoma
- Haskett, Paul E.
(Dr.) ~ Mercy Hospital Founder Dies
Jennings, Greg - Famous Nicoma Park Native
- Knott, Robert James & Martha (Standley)
- Koren War Dead
Oklahoma County 1950-1957
- Oklahoma Co. '89ers
- Oklahoma Census - 1910 About
Osborne, Beverly "Chicken in the Rough"
- Harrison Mutual Burial
- Merriman, Ryan
- Oklahoma Police Officers -
Including Those Who Gave Their Lives in the Line of Duty
- Porter. Pleasant
- Reeves, Bass
- Whitley, Susanne
Oklahoma's Oldest Woman, 105, Is Dead
- Simmons, Knox
- Skirvin Hotel
Smith & Kernke Funeral Home
- Standley, Jack & Myrtle (Farr)
- Standley, Johnny
- Stiles, Captain
- USS Oklahoma Memorial
- WORLD WAR II
Honor List of Dead and Missing - OKCo.
- Wright, Lonnie
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