Thursday, February 27, 2014

Ozmun 24-Hour Service Station

Ozmun 24-Hour Service Station owned by Ed Ozmun. The original was built in 1925 and burned in 1950. It was located on the corner of Church Avenue and School Street. The replica was built by Cliff Ozmun.

Friday, February 21, 2014

Frank Harrah, who the town is named after, came to Oklahoma from Missouri in the land run of 1889. His family arrived two months later.

Harrah High school band jacket donated by Ted Honea

This rhythm band suit on display at the museum was worn by Betty Batt when she was in first grade at Harrah Elementary.

One of Harrah's beautiful historic homes - formerly owned by banker Ben Miles and his family

Jessie Sanford Harrah, wife of Frank, and mother of Calvin, India and Mary. Notice her gorgeous dress.

The orange and black school sweater from 1932 on display at the museum
Polish dance costumes that belonged to Leo & Minnie Nowakowski. Leo's hat is from Austria and Minnie's head cover symbolizes that she is married.