Chronicles of Oklahoma, Volume 92, Number 2, Summer 2014 Page: 208
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THE CHRONICLES OF OKLAHOMA
* NOTES AND DOCUMENTS
The Oklahoma Historians Hall
Linda Williams Reese and Mary Jane Warde
By Paul F Lambert and Elizabeth M. B. Bass
Since 1993 the Oklahoma Historical Society annually has honored up
to four individuals, both professional and amateur, in its Oklahoma
Historians Hall of Fame. Recipients are selected on the basis of their
contributions to the preservation, collection, interpretation, and dis-
semination of Oklahoma history These criteria were first published in
The Chronicles of Oklahoma 72, no. 2 (Summer 1994). To date, eighty-
seven individuals have been inducted.
Early honorees included Grant Foreman, Joseph B. Thoburn, Muriel
H. Wright, Edward Everett Dale, and Angie Debo. In addition to
historians, the award has been bestowed on artist Charles Banks Wilson,
Cherokee genealogist Emmet Starr, author John Joseph Mathews, and
Apache educator Mildred Imach Cleghorn. The inductees are honored
at the awards banquet held during the Oklahoma Historical Society's
Annual Meeting in April each year In April 2013 Kenny L. Brown,
Loretta Y Jackson, Linda Williams Reese, and Mary Jane Warde were
inducted into the Oklahoma Historians Hall of Fame. The inductees
are featured in this issue and the previous issue of The Chronicles.
Linda Williams Reese
A native of Norman, Oklahoma, Dr Linda W Reese earned her
doctoral degree in history from the University of Oklahoma in 1991.
She joined the faculty at East Central University in Ada in 1994 and
served at various times as an associate professor, as chair of the History
Department, director of the Oklahoma Studies Program, and director of
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