The second in a series of presentations of “Tangible History” will be presented Friday, June 24, at the Frank Phillips Home in Bartlesville. The Nellie Johnstone Questers offer the program to everyone free of charge, according to Kim Goss of the Frank Phillips Home.

The presentations began April 22, with future presentations scheduled for June 24, August 26, September 23 and October 21.

 “These programs focus on the history of household and decorative items and how they were created and used,” Goss said. The June program, from 12:10 to 1 p.m., is titled “Aunt Helen’s Pressed Glass,” and is presented by Mary Alice Sigmon.

Questers embody the excitement of searching for that perfect treasure, the love of learning about antiques, the interest in history, the joy of working on preservation and restoration projects. They take special pride in helping preservationists and conservators who professionally care for our history, artifacts and sites, according to Goss.

“The Frank Phillips Home is excited to host these presentations, and the staff is looking forward to welcoming visitors along with members of Questers,” Goss said.

The Frank Phillips Home was the residence of Frank Phillips, founder of Phillips Petroleum Company. Today, the Home preserves the history of the home and its furnishings and offers tours and various presentations throughout the year.

For more information about the “Tangible History” programs or details about the Frank Phillips Home, contact Kim Goss at 918.336.2491, ext. 104 or visit

Frank Phillips Home is a member of Green Country Marketing Assn., one of 11 multi-county organizations working with the Oklahoma Tourism and Recreation Department, the Oklahoma Travel Industry Assn. and the other multi-country associations to promote the state tourism industry.

By Jeanette Swindell, Public Relations Consultant, Green Country Marketing Assn.


Jeanette Swindell,

Public Relations Consultant

Green Country Marketing Assn.

2805 E. Skelly Drive, #805

Tulsa, OK 74105