Smithsonian Affiliations Voices
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Smithsonian Affiliates are the only organizations outside of the Smithsonian featured on these Voices pages. Smithsonian Affiliations Voices provides the Affiliate network with an additional platform to share their unique stories with a national audience.
By Carrie Fox, Educator, Oklahoma History Center
Although Latinos comprise 10 percent of Oklahoma’s population and are the largest minority group in the state, the coverage of Latino history, impact, experience, or culture in Oklahoma by historians or museum professionals was largely incomplete. This is the story of how Oklahoma History Center came to understand how much more there was to explore.
Image courtesy of the Oklahoma History Center