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[Photograph 2012.201.B0299B.0568]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "The Rt. Rev. Gilbert Baker, Anglican bishop of Hong Kong, chats with two women he ordained as priests in St. John's Cathedral in Hong Kong."
Date: November 29, 1971
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0299B.0239]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Jack Howard, left, of Settle, Wash., and Glen Gowon of Santa Monica, Calif., are seated aboard train Saturday taking them from Hong Kong to the Lo Wu border Station for entry into Communist China to play Ping-pong against Chinese players."
Date: April 10, 1971
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1273.0339]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "A border policeman, left, escorts returning members of the U.S. table tennis team after they cross the border from Communist China into Hong Kong."
Date: April 17, 1971
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1273.0337]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Waving Farewell, members of the U.S. Table tennis team board a Lufthansa plane in Tokyo Friday for flight to Hong Kong en route to Communist China."
Date: April 10, 1971
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1273.0346]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Members of the U.S. Table Tennis Team are pictured with Communist China's Premier Chou En-Lai and other chinese officials in Peking Wednesday."
Date: April 14, 1971
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0224.0068]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Public buildings in Hong Kong, such as this courthouse, are sandbagged against emergency. Note double-deck trolley car."
Date: January 8, 1941
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0224.0071]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "The British crown colony of Hong Kong is one of the principal targets of Japan's savage warfare in the east. Malay and its oil, and the strategic importance of Hong Kong have proved irresistible to the Nipponese. In the foreground of this picture is the city of Victoria, where are located most of the government, business and residential sections. Across the bay is the city of Kowloon, where oceangoing ships tie up."
Date: unknown
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0224.0060]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "A Tokyo Imperial Army Headquarters Report Today said that severe Engagements between British and Japanese forces took place in the vicinity of the Happy Valley Race course (Above) in the battle of Hong Kong."
Date: December 21, 1941
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0224.0065]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Here is a view from the opposite direction from the one above. It's as Victoria appears to a Japanese artilleryman from the Kowloon peninsula across the bay."
Date: unknown
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0223.0036]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "China's Marilyn Monroe is winsome Liu Chi. The comely Asian actress poses on the set of the film "Tradition" being made in Hong Kong, last production point of non-communist China movies."
Date: October 11, 1953
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0224.0067]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "This is a general view of Hong Kong harbor, looking across to Kowloon Peninsula on China's mainland a quarter-mile away."
Date: January 8, 1941
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0224.0070]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Hong Kong's new $29.8 million railway terminal, top, replaces the familiar clock tower station, below, at Kowloon, across the harbor from Hong Kong Island."
Date: December 28, 1975
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society
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