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[Photograph 2012.201.B0289B.0297]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Residents in the Britton, Edmond and north central area of Oklahoma City will have a straight shot to downtown on the proposed Broadway extension from Britton road to NW 36."
Date: 1957
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1400.0553]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Petitions were on file Thursday in U.S. district courts in both Oklahoma City and Tulsa seeking to have Tulsa Crude Oil Purchasing Co., placed in involuntary bankruptcy."
Date: February 10, 1972
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[BASEMENT BOX 67.0072]

Description: A daylight photograph of a gas well fire in rural Stephens County, Oklahoma. The image captures a blast of TNT detonated to extinguish the blaze. Caption: "Instant of the 80-pound TNT blast is shown in this photo at Stephens County's burning gas well"
Date: August 26, 1965
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0310.0200]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "reporter maintains that it is bright and sunshiny outside, but it's dark and gloomy Thursday here i the Times city room."
Date: December 26, 1957
Creator: Peterson, Richard
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.0584]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "The state fire marshal Wednesday launched a full scale arson investigation into two mysterious fires in the last five days that destroyed two airplanes at a private airport near Moore."
Date: August 18, 1956
Creator: Winford, Wesley
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1257.0134]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "A nearby resident Friday appealed to Gov. Gary for help in stamping out a well-known, Canadian county drive-in liquor store located within a stone's throw of a church."
Date: April 21, 1955
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0904.0191]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "An 87-year-old retired rancher, Edwin V. Miller, dragged his 77-year-old invalid wife, Helen, from the bathroom to just inside the front door where he collapsed and then was helped to safety by a neighbor as smoke and flame spread through their frame home at 1004 NW 98."
Date: November 21, 1956
Creator: Peterson, Dick
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0132]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "These two barges make up the first shipment of Oklahoma-mined coal from the small port near Keota in eastern Oklahoma on the Arkansas River Waterway system."
Date: July 22, 1971
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0398.0075]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "State Sen. George Miskovsky charged Friday the Oklahoma Turnpike Authority used $476 in quasi-public funds to purchase a fancy liquor bar for the authority's plush conference room at 400 N Walnut. The Senator hurled the charge after staging a private "raid" at the authority offices, hired a locksmith to unlock the handsome, refrigerated liquor cabinet and seized two whisky bottles -- each containing about two jiggers of liquor."
Date: August 10, 1956
Creator: Lucas, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0334.0353]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Veteran oil well firefighter Myron Kinley was slightly injured Thursday when Canton's burning gas well - momentarily snuffed out by water and steam - ignited again and erupted like a volcano, spraying large chunks of molten rocks for more than 100 yards."
Date: January 22, 1965
Creator: Granger, Frank
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0334.0354]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Myron Kinley graphically demonstrated Thursday the courage and coolness under fire that won him fame and fortune during an almost legendary 40-year career of fighting oil well fires throughout the world."
Date: January 22, 1965
Creator: Granger, Frank
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society