The first image of the Tulsa skyline highlights the array of architectural styles featured in downtown Tulsa. The leftmost building, the Philtower, exhibits a combination of the Art Deco and Gothic Revival styles. The green roof of the mid continental building elegantly boasts Gothic Revival, while the First Place Tower to its right remains one of the tallest building in Oklahoma. The image to … Read More
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The discovery of oil in the state, especially in the northeast, has been imperative to the modern development of Oklahoma. Oklahoma oil’s significance to the early twentieth century economy is particularly pronounced in Tulsa, whose lavish art deco architecture accentuates the pomp and wealth of early oil discovery.