[Photograph 2012.201.B1186.0027]

Description:

Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Larry Lee Smith stands outside the American Legion Children's Home in Ponca City. As a youngster, he couldn't wait to leave the home, running away a dozen times in five years, but now, as an adult, he appreciates the care and guidance he received there. Now Smith is executive director of the home - the only one exactly of its kind in the nation - and efforts are being made to raise $4 million to renovate the 61-year-old facility."

Creator(s): McNutt, Michael
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Kay County - Ponca City
Creation Date: September 1, 1989
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 1
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: September 1, 1989
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Kay County - Ponca City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
September 1, 1989
Description:

Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Larry Lee Smith stands outside the American Legion Children's Home in Ponca City. As a youngster, he couldn't wait to leave the home, running away a dozen times in five years, but now, as an adult, he appreciates the care and guidance he received there. Now Smith is executive director of the home - the only one exactly of its kind in the nation - and efforts are being made to raise $4 million to renovate the 61-year-old facility."

Note:

PublishDate: O-09-05-89

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Credit: Daily Oklahoman

Physical Description:

1 photograph

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Keyword(s): Smith, Larry Lee | American Legion Children'S Home | Daily Oklahoman photographs
Source: Daily Oklahoman, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, September 5, 1989
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B1186.0027
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc600263
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image