Oklahoma commemorates Civil War 150 years after secession swept Southern states and Indian tribes
BY RICHARD MIZE •
Published: April 24, 2011
Oklahoma wasn’t even a sparkle in Uncle Sam’s eye back in 1861, but the state is observing the sesquicentennial of the Civil War during the next four years, starting April 30-May 1 with a re-enactment of the Battle of Honey Springs.
Why? Because the...
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