[Photograph 2012.201.B0117.0190]

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Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Canton Spokesman Gives Governor an Earful -- Before they shot big fireworks before the state planning and resources board, these four Canton leaders told Gov. Murray by phone that they object strenuously to Oklahoma City being given the top four feet out of their reservoir, a request expected to be given army engineer approval soon."

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1 photograph : b&w

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Tapscott, George March 8, 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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  • Main Title: [Photograph 2012.201.B0117.0190]
  • Added Title: Canton Spokesman Gives Governor An Earful

Description

Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Canton Spokesman Gives Governor an Earful -- Before they shot big fireworks before the state planning and resources board, these four Canton leaders told Gov. Murray by phone that they object strenuously to Oklahoma City being given the top four feet out of their reservoir, a request expected to be given army engineer approval soon."

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1 photograph : b&w

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PublishDate: T-3-8-54

Credit: Oklahoma Times

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  • "Canton Spokesman Gives Governor An Earful", Oklahoma Times, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, March 8, 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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  • March 8, 1954

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  • Nov. 27, 2013, 6:37 a.m.

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Tapscott, George. [Photograph 2012.201.B0117.0190], photograph, March 8, 1954; (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc245863/: accessed July 27, 2017), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.