[Photograph 2012.201.B0421B.0007] Metadata

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  • Main Title [Photograph 2012.201.B0421B.0007]
  • Added Title Norman Couple Ready For Adventure


  • Photographer: Johnson, Bill
    Creator Type: Personal


  • Creation: 1948-08-16


  • No Language


  • Content Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Mr. and Mrs. R. M. McCool Sr., long-time Norman residents, are ready to leave for Ethiopia, where they are under a three-year teaching contract in Hallie Selassie's elementary schools in Addis Ababa. McCool, former Norman city manager and president of Murray A&M College in Tishomingo, died in 1956 following a Point Four agricultural exchange trip to India. He helped found the first agricultural college in Ethiopia, on the aforementioned trip."
  • Physical Description: 1 photograph


  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Business, Economics and Finance - Journalism
  • Keyword: Mc Cool R M & Wife
  • Keyword: Norman
  • Keyword: Deceased 3-7-56
  • Keyword: Oklahoma Times photographs
  • OPUBCO folder structure: MC COOL R M & WIFE / NORMAN / DECEASED 3-7-56

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Place Name: United States - Oklahoma - Cleveland County - Norman
  • Coverage Date: 1948-08-16
  • Time Period: mod-tim


  • Newspaper: "Norman Couple Ready For Adventure", Oklahoma Times, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, March 8, 1956


  • Name: Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
    Code: OKPCP


  • Name: Oklahoma Historical Society
    Code: OKHS

Resource Type

  • Photograph


  • Image


  • Accession or Local Control No: 2012.201.B0421B.0007
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc412791


  • Display Note: PublishDate: T-03-08-56
  • Display Note: Credit: Oklahoma Times