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Throwback Thursday CHS Yearbook at the MoH (1950)

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CHARLIE ALLTON

Credit to the Claremore MoH for the story Telling the history of Claremore…one story at a time CHARLIE ALLTON In 1896, Charlie Allton was born to Joseph...

Bluford Starr – Pioneer of Claremore

Telling the history of Claremore…one story at a time. Published in the May 1957 Ranchman Magazine, by Myron A. Hurd. Bluford Starr – Pioneer of Claremore,...

John Melville Bayless: Banker, Builder, and Businessman

Telling the History of Claremore…one story at a time   Published in Explore Claremore History July 2022, by Christa A. Rice.   Banker, builder, and businessman, John Melville...

Throwback Thursday CHS yearbook at Claremore MoH (2012)

The Claremore Museum of History is building the collection of Claremore Yearbooks dating back to 1920.

Maggie Fry – Poet Laureate

  Credit to Claremore MOH Telling the History of Claremore…one story at a time OKLAHOMA’S POET LAUREATE, EMERITUS Oklahoma Poet Laureate, Emeritus Maggie Culver Fry was born near...

Retiring a Route 66 Relic

by Josh Froman Adventure Signs (Republished from March 3 2015 moreClaremore) Route 66 was a bustling artery of new visitors and out of town patrons coming into...

Gerome Riley – How it Was Part 3

Claremore Daily Progress June 8, 2018 Rick Heaton Progress Correspondent Fourteen years before Texas Western College made history, the Lincoln School boy’s basketball team in Claremore was making...

Gerome Riley – How it Was Part 2

Claremore Daily Progress June 7, 2018 Rick Heaton Progress Correspondent About the time Jackie Robinson was breaking the color barrier, the Claremore Clowns were starting their semi-pro baseball...

Gerome Riley – How it Was Part 1

Claremore Daily Progress June 6, 2018 Rick Heaton Progress Correspondent Claremore is a city with a rich history — a history which includes favorite son Will Rogers, the...

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