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[Photograph 2012.201.B0139.0284]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Pearl Cole has been running a busy enterprise ever since she discovered a gourd was good for more than something to drink from."
Date: October 6, 1989
Creator: McDaniel, David
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0146.0680]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Main business street of Coweta today is well over a century removed from its primitive beginning as "Koweta" mission, which was opened in 1841."
Date: April 22, 1960
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0114]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Spillway for Lock and Dam 17 is being constructed inside cofferdam on the Verdigris River, about seven miles north of Muskogee."
Date: December 7, 1967
Creator: Corps of Engineers Photo
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0128]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "This view of Dam No. 17 looks upstream on Verdigris River and shows Highway 69 bridge which will be replaced with a new bridge about one-half mile upstream to provide navigation clearance."
Date: February 13, 1969
Creator: Corps of Engineers Photo
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0258.0214]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "The nation's oil industry faces an overall bright future, clouded in spots by problems of the cost-price squeeze and too much governmental intervention."
Date: 1962
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0262.0432]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "HISTORIC THREE FORKS marker, near the Verdigris River Bridge at Okay (formerly Three Forks) in Wagoner County, will be moved to make way for the Arkansas River navigation project's Lock and Dam No. 17, which is a few miles upstream form Okay."
Date: February 7, 1969
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0262.0425]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "HISTORICAL MARKER on the east bank of the Verdigris River near Okay was placed near where the Verdigris intersected with the Arkansas and Grand Rivers."
Date: 1962
Creator: Granger, Frank
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1253.0158]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "new citizens, Tom Nomura of Samoa, right, and mrs. Sharon Rey Sith of Korea, were among 41 Oklahomans who became naturalized citizens in ceremonies here Wednesday."
Date: February 17, 1960
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1140.0490]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "C. J. Russell, Tulsa oil company excutive was elected president of the Oklahoma Safety Council today at the annual meeting of the organization's board of directors at Western Hills Lodge."
Date: May 13, 1971
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1116.0229]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Veteran District Attorney John W. Russell Jr., who was cleared Wednesday in a Wagoner County grand jury investigation, said today he has "outlawyered" Tahlequah attorney and longtime political foe John Butler, who circulated petitions calling for the investigation."
Date: 1978
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society