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[Photograph 2012.201.B0235.0282]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Dancing his way through the competition at the 42nd annual American Indian Exposition at Anadarko is Roscoe Conklin, a 14-year-old Ponca Indian from Oklahoma City."
Date: August 13, 1973
Creator: Tullous, Don
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

BASEMENT BOX 66.0333

Description: Photograph taken during daylight of firefighters standing near a burning structure. Caption: "Smoke billows from Edwards Elementary School where four rooms were gutted."
Date: July 30, 1973
Creator: Tullous, Don
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[2012.201.B0051.0157]

Description: A fireman standing near the back section of a plane lying near a highway. Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "SEVERED TAIL section of a twin-engine aircraft sits in the North Canadian riverbed Sunday, a remnant of a crash that claimed the lives of a Houston family. A man and his wife and their 10-year-old son died in the crash when the plane stalled on a landing approach and crashed into a train trestle. Story on Page 1."
Date: March 18, 1973
Creator: Tullous, Don
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[BASEMENT BOX 66.0250]

Description: A nighttime photograph taken at the scene of a school fire in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma. The image shows firemen outside James Monroe Elementary School as smoke escapes from inside the building.
Date: March 20, 1972
Creator: Tullous, Don
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[BASEMENT BOX 66.0237]

Description: A daylight photograph showing the aftermath of a drug store fire in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma. The image captures citizens standing near piles of debris outside the destroyed business. Caption: "Debris litters street after flames gutted a drug store at NW 16 and Indiana early today."
Date: May 13, 1972
Creator: Tullous, Don
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0233.0076]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "be only a matter of imagination, Michael Colley in the role of the blind leading character in 'Butterflies Are Free' muses."
Date: October 1, 1973
Creator: Tullous, Don
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0230.0346]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Jim Cody, a salesman for Protective Products out of Grand Prairie, has worked as the trainer for the Oklahoma Girls All-State game since the second annual event in 1965."
Date: May 31, 1974
Creator: Tullous, Don
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.1190]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Crews work to replace track uprooted Tuesday when a Frisco freight train derailed at the entrance to the switching yards near SE 15 and I-35. Authorities this morning were still investigating the cause of the accident, which derailed five cars and closed the Frisco mainline into Oklahoma City for more than six hours."
Date: April 8, 1980
Creator: Tullous, Don
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0297.0158]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Model Theresa Dean decorated a booth operated by Together Enterprises, which sponsors the Miss Black Teenage Oklahoma Pageant, during a Soul Bazaar at the Civic Center today featuring 76 exhibits of interest to blacks."
Date: April 8, 1972
Creator: Tullous, Don
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.1149]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Part of Gary Coleman's motorcycle lies beneath the 25-ton road scraper which struck and killed the boy Monday. TEEN HIT BY SCRAPER, CYCLIST DIES IN CRASH, State Traffic Toll, 1973 deaths to date: 367, 1972 deaths to date: 406, 1973 deaths under 21: 97, A 15-year-old Oklahoma City boy was killed Monday afternoon when his small motorcycle was struck by a 25-ton road scraper, police said. Dead is: GARY COLEMAN, 15, of 3125 SW 47. Coleman, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Coleman, was hit by the scraper near the intersection of SW 36 and Independence, Officer Seth Owsley, accident investigator said. Owsley said the scraper, owned by the Nineteenth Seed Co., 4110 S Woodward, was being used on the construction of I-240 just south of the intersection. The driver of the scraper, Randall Harris, 22, of 3712 Newcastle, told Owsley he was leaving the construction site when the accident occurred. he told the officer two flagmen were blocking S Independence and he was driving the scraper down a 2-degree grade. Coleman, Harris told the officer, turned south on S Independence from the westbound lane of SW 36. Witnesses estimated the boy was traveling about 45 m.p.h., Owsley said. Harris said he pushed the brake pedal and dropped the scraper blade trying to stop the machine, which Owsley estimated was traveling about 40 m.p.h. Owsley said the scraper knocked the youth 77 feet from the point of impact and dragged the motorcycle several feet beyond that before stopping. Coleman was pronounced dead of massive head and internal injuries on arrival at South Community Hospital."
Date: July 9, 1973
Creator: Tullous, Don
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0311.0362]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Vandalism has been cut to nothing in a storage lot at Downtown Chevrolet following erection of this 10-foot fence topped by coils of barbed aluminum."
Date: October 12, 1972
Creator: Tullous, Don
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society