[Photograph 2012.201.B0957.0402]

Description:

Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Not an attempt to mislead Oklahoma University football fans, who probably know their team is really No. 17 in the polls, this OU No. 1 sign is merely proclaiming the name of the oil well in the background. Oil wells are frequently named after the owner of the property on which a well sits. OU owns the property under this well, which was the first in the area."

Creator(s): Klock, Roger
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Cleveland County - Norman
Creation Date: October 22, 1980
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 1
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: October 22, 1980
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Cleveland County - Norman
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
October 22, 1980
Description:

Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Not an attempt to mislead Oklahoma University football fans, who probably know their team is really No. 17 in the polls, this OU No. 1 sign is merely proclaiming the name of the oil well in the background. Oil wells are frequently named after the owner of the property on which a well sits. OU owns the property under this well, which was the first in the area."

Note:

PublishDate: O-10-26-80

Note:

Credit: Daily Oklahoman

Physical Description:

1 photograph

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Keyword(s): Oil | Wells | Miscellaneous | #3 | Daily Oklahoman photographs
Source: Daily Oklahoman, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, October 26, 1980
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0957.0402
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc485592
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image