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[Photograph 2012.201.B0121.0649]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "These six beauties are preliminary winners in competition for the title of Miss America, and are given a better-than-average chance of moving up among the 10 finalists from which the most beautiful beauty will be chosen."
Date: 1955
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0121.0637]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Four beauties, preliminary winners thus far in Miss America Pageant, pose together after last night's competition picked Miss Oklahoma, Ann Campbell, right, as swim suit winner, and Miss Florida, Sandra Wirth , second from right, as talent winner with her baton twirling."
Date: September 9, 1955
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0121.0634]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Happy smiles wreath the faces of Ann Campbell Oklahoma City, right, and Sandra Wirth of Florida after their victories in preliminaries at the Miss America contest."
Date: 1955
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0121.0641]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "The new Miss America, Sharon Kay Ritchie, of Colorado, in center, is flanked by her court -- runnersup in the annual pageant at which Miss America of 1956 was crowned tonight."
Date: September 10, 1955
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0121.0644]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Displaying their figures in swim suits at the Miss America pageant are the ten finalists from whom Miss America of 1956 will be chosen tonight."
Date: September 10, 1955
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0121.0642]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "One of them will be miss America Atlantic City, N.J. In three days of talent and bathing suit competition, these six Miss America Beauties excelled."
Date: September 9, 1955
Creator: Gottlieb, Sonnee
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0121.0650]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Nine contestants seeking the title of Miss America of 1956 line up to display their charms on the Boardwalk at Atlantic City, N. J., Sept. 6th."
Date: September 6, 1955
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society