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[P2012.201.B0941.0657]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Familiar sight at the Kingston station is Mrs. Nesbett marking up the two north bound and two south bound trains." Photograph is of an older woman leaning on a chalk board as she writes on the chalk board. The chalk board appears to show the train schedule for the day. The woman is dressed casually in short sleeves.
Date: June 4, 1952
Creator: Lucas, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[BASEMENT BOX 67.0313]

Description: Photograph is of a fireman on top of the open ladder off the fire pump truck spraying an open hose onto the roof of a burning brick building. Smoke is billowing out of the roof of the building. Two other firemen are holding hoses that are spraying into the broken windows into the multiple story structure from the ground.
Date: April 16, 1955
Creator: Ford, Ray
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[BASEMENT BOX 67.0560]

Description: Photograph of a Shawnee Milling Company building being sprayed by a fire hose, while a crowd of men looks on. Photograph taken during daylight. Caption: "Firemen battle blaze in Shawnee."
Date: October 9, 1954
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

BASEMENT BOX 67.0381

Description: Guymon Fire department truck and fire fighters at end of daytime fire. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "The north side of the fire-razed Guymon Lumber Co., with the bordering row of scorched trees attesting to the intense heat involved."
Date: October 4, 1957
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

BASEMENT BOX 67.0315

Description: Photograph taken during daylight of firefighters extinguishing a building fire. Caption: "More than $500,000 damage was caused by fire early Friday in downtown Enid when the J. C. Penney Co. store was destroyed and Woolworth and Montgomery Ward stocks were damaged. Above, Enid, Blackwell and Vance Air Force base fireman put water into the Penney building. This picture was flown to Oklahoma City by a Champlin Refining Co. plane."
Date: April 15, 1955
Creator: Ford, Ray
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0196]

Description: Private plane being towed through the streets of Oklahoma City by a Ford pickup past Andy Anderson's and Beverly's. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "On its way to a better spot than a heavy-traveled express route is this Cessna 140 plane. Piloted by Eugene F. White, of Florissant, Mo., it made a forced landing Sunday near NW 50 and Pennsylvania along the U. S. 66 by-pass. Bothered by a fog and carburetor trouble, White and a passenger, Mrs. H. E. Haynes, en route to Los Angeles, landed without personal injury. The plane suffered $500 damage. White`s plane left Tulsa at 9 a.m. Sunday, but a low ceiling forced him to come down at 10;30 a.m. in the area where Montgomery Ward will build a new store. Officer L. D. Hannah, who investigated the landing, said White, vice-president of Autotronics Corp., and Mrs. Haynes, of a Florissant advertising firm, had left Alton, Ill. on Saturday. In this picture, the plane is being towed to Tulakes airport for repairs."
Date: August 18, 1958
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[BASEMENT BOX 67.0602]

Description: Photograph shows seven unidentified men and five children observing and working around a structure that smoke is rising from the roof. Flames are coming out the top of the building as well. There is a ladder in the forefront of the image indicating that someone tried to assess the situation from a ladder on the roof. This photograph was taken in the daytime. Caption: "Fireman effort is futile as the Tonkawa Laundry and Dry Cleaning establishment burns."
Date: December 22, 1957
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[BASEMENT BOX 67.0287]

Description: Photograph is a large group of people observing a burning brick building with smoke billowing from the top.Firemen are spraying hoses in the background on the building. Photograph was taken in the daytime. Caption: "DOWNTOWN DUNCAN was full of smoke and people Sunday as a $500,000 fire swept through a half block of business. This picture taken by Rollin Cox, an executive with Halliburton Oil Cementing Co., looks north at the unit block of North street from the busy intersection of Ninth and Main."
Date: September 14, 1953
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[BASEMENT BOX 67.0289]

Description: Photograph is of a group of unidentified people observing a fire of a multiple story brick storage building. Tires are strewn on the ground around the men observing the fire. A smaller group of men are holding a fire hose spraying on the top corner of the building. Smoke is rising from where the roof once existed. part of the walls have collapsed into the center of the structure.
Date: September 14, 1953
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.0786]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "WRECKAGE OF UAL PLANE - bits of wreckage of the UAL-DC-7 which crashed into the Grand Canyon yesterday, lie on the precipitous slope of Chuar butte, in this photo taken by Dennis Scheick of the Review-Journal."
Date: June 30, 1956
Creator: Scheick, Dennis
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

BASEMENT BOX 67.0207

Description: Photograph taken during daylight of building wreckage after a fire. Caption: "Giant cranes collapse the wall around Blackwell's Security Bank building which was ruined by Saturday night's fire"
Date: April 6, 1954
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[BASEMENT BOX 67.0563]

Description: Photograph is of a fireman on a ladder in the air off the top of the pump truck. The fireman is spraying water directly on top of a structure with no roof due to a fire. Two fireman are on the ground near the front of the building holding a fire hose. The photograph was taken in the night time. Caption: "Firemen fight costly Stillwater Lumber yard blaze."
Date: July 4, 1955
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0198]

Description: A man surveys a flipped plane that killed a New Mexico man. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "New Mexico pilot died Friday when this plane crashed. Oklahoma county deputies Saturday were probing an air crash that killed a New Mexico pilot Friday and left a string of mysterious details yet to be ironed out. Identified as C.C. Brown, Eunice N.M., the pilot was killed instantly when the impact slammed him into the cockpit cowling."
Date: November 22, 1958
Creator: Lucas, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

2012.201.B0072.0226

Description: Photograph of an elderly couple sitting at a table together with a basket of eggs. Caption: "Dr. W. I. Basinger has abandoned his ambition to deliver 3,000 babies, but the pioneer Oklahoma 'country doctor' can look back on a 50-year practice that few can rival these days."
Date: March 22, 1951
Creator: Peterson, Richard
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0363.0152]

Description: Photograph is of an older man dressed in a baseball jacket, khaki pants, and kneeling on one knee while holding a clipboard and looking out across a field. Caption: "Lieut. Claus Heyden, left, and T-Sgt. Grover Ernest map strategy for the tilt that will decide a three-year championship Saturday."
Date: November 18, 1955
Creator: King, Cliff
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0412.0001]

Description: Photograph is of a man and woman reading the same newspaper. The woman has her arm around the man's shoulders. Caption: "The daughter of a Southside couple recently was selected by the European edition of the Air Force Times as an average service housewife and mother who is 100 percent behind her husband's career as an airman."
Date: August 28, 1957
Creator: Cobb, Richard
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

2012.201.B0240.0372

Description: Photograph of two women conversing beside two crying babies in a bassinet. Caption: "SOS to YNA was sounded by Mr. and Mrs. Bobby Neal Corcoran, 2020 Downing, when they brought their first babies, twin daughters Robbin, left, and Christie, home."
Date: November 11, 1957
Creator: Tapscott, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0194]

Description: Firefighters battling a fire on a plane wreck. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Air national guard crash crew members used foam type fire fighting equipment when this F-86 Sabre jet burst into flames in a crash-landing at Will Rogers field Tuesday."
Date: December 14, 1954
Creator: Cobb, Richard
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0242]

Description: Four men on top of an upside down wrecked plane covered in foam in a field. Five other men are walking around the jet in the background. Photo was taken at night. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Two Air Force officers leaped through a wall of flames to escape from burning jet plane Friday night after it crashed landed in a wheat field a half-mile west of Tinker."
Date: November 18, 1955
Creator: Gumm, John
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0243]

Description: Nighttime photo of firemen standing next to parts of a wrecked plane with fire fighting foam covering it. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company.
Date: November 18, 1955
Creator: Gumm, John
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0197]

Description: Charred plane remains after a crash landing. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "LUCKY PILOT John McConnell Jr., 25 walked away unhurt from this wreckage Tuesday morning at Tulakes airport. McConnell, who lives at 5020 NW 16, is a student pilot. The plane belonged to his father, head of a construction company here. Firemen were unable to save anything but the tail assembly. McConnell said the craft smashed up between an access strip and the airport`s main runway as he was attempting to land after a local flight. Bethany firemen arrived 5 minutes after the crash."
Date: July 15, 1959
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0240]

Description: Daytime photo of remnants of building behind chain link fence. Building was hit by a plane crashing. Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Ten feet was sheared from a Tinker field incinerator chimney when the jet plane struck it. The blazing plane scattered wreckage along a 2,000-foot path in a field."
Date: April 7, 1955
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society