20 Objects That Shape Oklahoma

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Image courtesy Oklahoma State Senate Historical Preservation Fund.
Image courtesy Oklahoma State Senate Historical Preservation Fund.

President Teddy Roosevelt Signing Statehood Proclamation by Mike Wimmer

Oklahoma State Senate Historical Preservation Fund
Oklahoma City

Hanging on the fourth floor of the Oklahoma State Capitol outside the Senate chamber lobby, the painting depicts President Theodore Roosevelt signing Oklahoma’s statehood proclamation at 10:16 a.m. on Nov. 6, 1907. The painting was dedicated in 2003.