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Sand Springs, OK: Charles Page's Life

Known as the “father of Sand Springs,” Charles E. Page created a city rich in industry, charity and community. But how did he get here? Page was a jack-of-all-trades, working as a policeman, telegraph messenger, logger, miner, and oilman in the north. He came to...

Charles Page: Life Before Oklahoma

Charles Page was born in 1860 near Stevens Point, Wisconsin, a small pioneer town. He lived on a farm with his parents, James and Mary Page, and his younger brother, Edwin, until he was 11. This was a time and place where people struggled to provide the necessities of...