[Photograph 2012.201.B1263.0312]

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Caption: "Rev. R. O. Stewart, center with hat, pastor of First Methodist Church in Cheyenne, was in OKC Saturday and had a son on each arm for the first time in four years, as the family partings into the armed forces began in 1940. Shown, from left, are Lieut. George M. Stewart, infantryman returning from China-Burma-India theater; James Stewart, discharged sailor and veteran of action in the Southwest Pacific; Rev. Stewart; and Capt. Ronald P. Stewart, who was with the Royal Canadian Air Force, and transferred to the AAF following Pearl Harbor."

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1 photograph : b&w

Creation Information

Miller, Joe August 25, 1945.

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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.B1263.0312]
  • Added Title: Sons Return

Description

Caption: "Rev. R. O. Stewart, center with hat, pastor of First Methodist Church in Cheyenne, was in OKC Saturday and had a son on each arm for the first time in four years, as the family partings into the armed forces began in 1940. Shown, from left, are Lieut. George M. Stewart, infantryman returning from China-Burma-India theater; James Stewart, discharged sailor and veteran of action in the Southwest Pacific; Rev. Stewart; and Capt. Ronald P. Stewart, who was with the Royal Canadian Air Force, and transferred to the AAF following Pearl Harbor."

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1 photograph : b&w

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PublishDate: O-08-26-45

Credit: Daily Oklahoman

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  • "Sons Return", Daily Oklahoman, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, August 26, 1945

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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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  • August 25, 1945

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  • June 1, 2015, 10:10 p.m.

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  • March 27, 2017, 2:20 p.m.

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Miller, Joe. [Photograph 2012.201.B1263.0312], photograph, August 25, 1945; (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc506111/: accessed December 14, 2017), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.