Even as construction moved forward at a record pace, a looming fiscal crisis threatened to derail the schedule, if not the program.
They were from different generations and political parties, but President Kennedy-the first President born in the 20 century-shared President Eisenhower's concern about the future of the National System of Interstate and Defense Highways.
Museum of Art, which contains the largest collection of French Impressionist art ever given to an American university, as well as the Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History.
The National Weather Center, located in Norman, houses a unique collection of university, state, federal, and private sector organizations that work together to improve the understanding of events related to the Earth's atmosphere.
Nevertheless, he maintained cordial relations with the incoming President through the freezing temperatures of Inauguration Day, January 20, 1961.
Eisenhower took the defeat of his Vice President personally, feeling it was a rejection by the public of all the Administration had accomplished in its 8 years.
Norman was settled during the Land Run of 1889, which opened the former Unassigned Lands of Indian Territory to American pioneer settlement.
Your mom might have told you never to talk politics on a date, but times they are a-changing.
These days, 91 percent of singles say a good discussion on any political issue can boost your chances of a second date by 91 percent.
One involved guests bringing in previously worn shirts to see who they liked based on scent, the idea being that pheromones determine attraction.
Another required guests to take rides in luxury cars.