Most People Don’t Know The Fascinating History Behind This Beautiful Oklahoma Pond

Oklahoma has so many historical places but not all of them have a fascinating story behind them. Owen Park was the first city park in Tulsa and let’s just say it began with a bang (literally!). Take a look at the bizarre story of how this historic park’s pond came into existence.

Did you ever know this bizarre story? It just goes to show how dangerous it was working in the oil fields in the late 1800s and early 1900s.

Take a look back at this collection of old photos from the oil industry in Oklahoma. They are fascinating!