Oklahoma State University

Past Projects

  • Dust, Drought and Dreams Gone Dry: Oklahoma Women and the Dust Bowl

    With the vast majority of Dust Bowl research focusing on the point of view of men, this oral history project profiles the plight of Oklahoma women from the Dust Bowl’s epicenter and their memories of this tumultuous time.

  • Rosie the Riveter

    This oral history project profiles Oklahoma women who supported World War II efforts on the home front by working in factories in Oklahoma, primarily at Tinker Field building B-52s.