[Photograph 2012.201.B0957.0164]

Description:

Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "That dab of land outlined by the surveyor's rods in the picture is 41 ten-thousandths of an acre and has caused Percy Gumm, assistant municipal counselor, to scratch his head and wonder if Old Man Midas of the golden touch had trod that precious soil."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: March 24, 1934
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 3
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: March 24, 1934
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
March 24, 1934
Description:

Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "That dab of land outlined by the surveyor's rods in the picture is 41 ten-thousandths of an acre and has caused Percy Gumm, assistant municipal counselor, to scratch his head and wonder if Old Man Midas of the golden touch had trod that precious soil."

Note:

PublishDate: O-03-24-34

Note:

Credit: Daily Oklahoman

Physical Description:

1 photograph

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Oil Fields | Okla. City Field | Daily Oklahoman photographs
Source: "What Price Progress, $31,500?", Daily Oklahoman, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, March 24, 1934
Added Title: What Price Progress, $31,500?
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0957.0164
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc472428
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image