Artifact(s) of the Month:
In honor of the Sapulpa Route 66 Blowout, we pulled out a few of our license plates we have in our collection. The Blowout is scheduled for Saturday, September 12, 9 AM -4 PM.
The order of the numeric county codes used from 1952-61 was based on the populations of each county according to the 1950 U.S. Census, and the order of the codes used in 1962 was based on the populations of each county according to the 1960 Census.
Creek County Coding:
Sapulpa Historical Society has new blog series to be posted every Friday.
The new blog series, "Then and Now," has 4 segments to teach Creek County history.
First Friday's segment: 'Sapulpa Showcase' shares an artifact-of-the-month in the museum.
Second Friday's segment: 'Historical Highlight' tells a little tidbit about the town's history.
Third Friday's segment: 'Society Sights' shows a then-and-now image of a local business.
Fourth Friday's segment: 'Museum Moments' features life in the museum world.
Catch Sapulpa’s new blog series “Then and Now” every Friday right here !