[2012.201.B0051.0022]

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Approximately twenty men and women view smoking plane wreckage in the middle of a field. Plane parts are strewn throughout the field and the edges of the field is lined with tree. The only form of transportation in the picture is a police car. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company.

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1 photograph : b&w

Creation Information

Lucas, Jim October 7, 1954.

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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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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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Description

Approximately twenty men and women view smoking plane wreckage in the middle of a field. Plane parts are strewn throughout the field and the edges of the field is lined with tree. The only form of transportation in the picture is a police car. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company.

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1 photograph : b&w

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PublishDate: 10-08-1954

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  • October 08, 1954

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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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  • October 7, 1954

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  • Oct. 11, 2013, 8:30 p.m.

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  • Dec. 11, 2013, 7:54 p.m.

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Lucas, Jim. [2012.201.B0051.0022], photograph, October 7, 1954; (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc218305/: accessed December 14, 2017), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.