[2012.201.B0309.0085]

Description

Photograph of two men dressed in slacks, button down shirts and ties, with baseball bats, catcher's mask on his knee, tennis racket at their feet, and a baseball mitt and ball in his hand. Caption: "Newkirk goes all out for a summer play program that includes children and adults from the city and rural areas."

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1 photograph : b&w

Creation Information

Albright, Bob March 12, 1953.

Context

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. It has been viewed 12 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Oklahoma Historical Society

In 1893, members of the Oklahoma Territory Press Association formed the Oklahoma Historical Society to keep a detailed record of Oklahoma history and preserve it for future generations. The Oklahoma History Center opened in 2005, and operates in Oklahoma City.

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  • Main Title: [2012.201.B0309.0085]
  • Added Title: Baseball Fever Catching In Newkirk

Description

Photograph of two men dressed in slacks, button down shirts and ties, with baseball bats, catcher's mask on his knee, tennis racket at their feet, and a baseball mitt and ball in his hand. Caption: "Newkirk goes all out for a summer play program that includes children and adults from the city and rural areas."

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w

Notes

PublishDate: T-03-24-53

Credit: Oklahoma Times

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  • The Oklahoma Times, March 24, 1953

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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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  • March 12, 1953

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  • Oct. 11, 2013, 8:30 p.m.

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  • March 13, 2014, 12:01 p.m.

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Albright, Bob. [2012.201.B0309.0085], photograph, March 12, 1953; (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc216334/: accessed August 19, 2017), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.