Articles for tag: Fort Sill, Frontier City, Western History

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Oklahoma Frontier Vacations

If a vacation on the frontier offers appeal, then Oklahoma is the ideal spot for a vacation with the flavor of the Old West. The Sooner State offers Western history, Native American tradition, and sweeping scenery that summons images of the past. One of the last states in the continental United States to join the ...

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The Dialects of Ancient Greek

Ancient Greek was never a homogeneous language like many modern “standardized” languages. The language of Homer’s poems was not the same as that of Leonidas of the famed 300. These different dialects were used not only by separate political entites, but also within each state, they were used for different genres of literature. The main ...

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Why Chinese Painting is History

Why is Chinese painting history? In June 2003, Wen C. Fong wrote a paper to answer this question and why it matters. According to Fong, Chinese paintings are historical objects that merit more attention. To appreciate the true value of Chinese art, one must change to a universal approach to art history, not one that ...

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The Best Tourist Attractions in Fort Worth Texas

If you have never visited the city of Fort Worth Texas otherwise known as “Cowtown,” because of its Western history and heritage, you are really missing a treat. Fort Worth is a one of more historical cities in Texas and has very interesting tourist attractions, as there is something for everyone of every age. This ...