Learn From These Influential Oklahomans
Bob McCormackLegendary Tulsa Photographer
An influential photographer who proudly served the Tulsa community for many years at The Tulsa World, Bob McCormack's imagery graced the covers of countless magazines and captured timeless moments with many of his era's greatest celebrities.
Charles Banks WilsonAmerican Artist
An Oklahoma native, Wilson and his paintings are a state and national reasure.
Charles FaudreeInterior Designer
The world-renowned interior designer and author chose to stay close to home.
Charles FordState Senate Art Collection
Former State Senator discusses artwork on display at the Oklahoma State Capitol and his efforts to help expand the collection.
Charles WardWWII Veteran, Architect
While serving as a soldier in WWII, he found the inspiration to become an award-winning architect.
Dave WhitlockFly Fisherman
World-renowned fly fisherman whose talents include painting, illustrating, writing, photography, fly tying, and lecturing.
David EastonInterior Designer and Architect
Jimmy Steinmeyer talks about his partner, David -- a highly sought-after designer and architect.
Doug CampbellInterior Designer
A life-long interior designer who chooses to be happy despite fighting ALS on a daily basis.
Enoch Kelly HaneyState Legislator, Seminole Chief, and Artist
Native son with a heart to serve people; as a politician, Seminole Chief, and an internationally-recognized artist.
Grand LakeDr. Bruce Howell
The year 2015 brought the 75th Anniversary of the realization of Henry Holderman's vision for the Pensacola Dam and Grand Lake.
"People ask what I consider to be my masterpiece, and I tell them I have five: my children."
John Brooks WaltonArchitect and Historian
A career as an architect and author gives him a unique view of Tulsa's residential history.
Minisa Crumbo HalseyNative American artist
Daughter of the groundbreaking Native American artist Woody Crumbo celebrates her father's legacy.
N. Scott MomadayWriter, Artist, Teacher
Poet, novelist, playwright, storyteller, artist, and teacher.
Robert L. JonesArchitect
Bob's contributions to mid-centry and modern architecture dot the landscapes of Oklahoma's cities.
Russell MyersCartoonist, Broom-Hilda
Oklahoma cartoonist best known for his comic strip "Broom-Hilda."
Thomas GilcreaseOilman and Philanthropist
"Every man must leave a track and it might as well be a good one." - Thomas Gilcrease.
Become a Sponsor of Our Mission
By becoming an official sponsor, you help us preserve Oklahoma’s history while creating a rich and fulfilling education for the next generation of Oklahoma’s students.