[Photograph 2012.201.B0361.0141]

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Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "British War Brides Aid Crippled Children -- British girls who came here as GI brides of Oklahoma City men have lost no time in making themselves useful citizens. Chief project of Daughters of the British Empire, who meet every Wednesday evening at the YWCA, has been the making of dozens of soft stuffed toys for patients in Crippled Children's hospital shown here with some of the handmade toys are, to right, Mrs. Floyd Watson, 517 NE 5 ; Mrs. Norman Saeger, 1236 SW 26, president; Mrs. Cloyce Enterline, Bethany, ... continued below

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Meek, Richard B. December 4, 1946.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection and was provided by Oklahoma Historical Society to The Gateway to Oklahoma History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "British War Brides Aid Crippled Children -- British girls who came here as GI brides of Oklahoma City men have lost no time in making themselves useful citizens. Chief project of Daughters of the British Empire, who meet every Wednesday evening at the YWCA, has been the making of dozens of soft stuffed toys for patients in Crippled Children's hospital shown here with some of the handmade toys are, to right, Mrs. Floyd Watson, 517 NE 5 ; Mrs. Norman Saeger, 1236 SW 26, president; Mrs. Cloyce Enterline, Bethany, treasurer."

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PublishDate: T-12-06-46

Credit: Oklahoma Times

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  • Oklahoma Times, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 12-06-46

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Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection

The Oklahoma Publishing Company, the parent company of many prominent Oklahoma newspapers, amassed a significant collection of photographs that span more than a century. The wide variety of photographs accompanied stories in the newspapers.

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  • December 4, 1946

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  • Oct. 11, 2013, 8:30 p.m.

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  • Dec. 3, 2013, 5:34 p.m.

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Meek, Richard B. [Photograph 2012.201.B0361.0141], photograph, December 4, 1946; (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc207427/: accessed October 23, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.