[Photograph 2012.201.B1289.0280]

Description:

Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "A number of Silver Anniversary "Coins" have been designed for casting by Tinker AFB artist De Smith. Here, she displays the two-sided coin, showing the 25 years of progress seal, and on the "flip" side, a casting of Maj. Gen. Clarence L. Tinker, the Pawhuska native who lost his life during an attack on Wake Island during WWII, and the man for whom the base is named."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Midwest City
Creation Date: April 19, 1967
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 0
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: April 19, 1967
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Midwest City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
April 19, 1967
Description:

Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "A number of Silver Anniversary "Coins" have been designed for casting by Tinker AFB artist De Smith. Here, she displays the two-sided coin, showing the 25 years of progress seal, and on the "flip" side, a casting of Maj. Gen. Clarence L. Tinker, the Pawhuska native who lost his life during an attack on Wake Island during WWII, and the man for whom the base is named."

Physical Description:

1 photograph

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Tinker, Clarence L. (Maj. Gen.) | Lost In Action 6-7-42 | newspaper photographs
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B1289.0280
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc600850
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image