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[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.0487]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Rescue Workers begin the grim job of searching for bodies Monday as the examine wreckage of Allegheny Airlines propjet that crashed while on approach to fog-shrouded Tweed-New Haven, Conn., airport. In background is frame of one of the houses set afire by the flaming wreckage. Only the co-pilot and two passengers of the 31 aboard survived."
Date: June 8, 1971
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.0480]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Wreckage of the Hughes Air West jetliner which collided with a Marine F4 Phantom jet 20 miles east of Los Angeles a week ago Sunday has been reassembled in mockup form for investigators. It was reported Wednesday that the tail and right wing of the Marine plane sliced through the airliner. The 2x4 placed diagonally above the sign indicates the position of the Phantom's vertical stabilizer at the moment of impact."
Date: June 17, 1971
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.0485]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "A rescue-man looks over the wreckage of a twin-engine Beech Baron that crashed short of Knoxville's McGhee Tyson Airport Thursday, seriously injuring all fire persons aboard. They were identified as pilot John N. Banks, 44, of Malvern, Ark., his wife Margaret, 44, their son, John N. Banks Jr.,20, and Mr. and Mrs. Fred G. Fox, both 68, of Cairo. Ill."
Date: August 27, 1971
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.0482]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Rescue team looks down on wreckage of Air West jetliner at bottom of gorge. Rescue workers worked their way along a rugged canyon Monday looking for bodies from the collision of a Hughes Air West airliner and a Marine Corps jet fighter."
Date: June 8, 1971
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.0490]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Blocking bridge over I.H. 285 near Atlanta, Ga., is the wreckage of a twin-engined charter aircraft which crashed Saturday on the road, killing five persons in a car driving on the interstate, on person on the plan, and injuring 31 of the 33 survivors."
Date: May 31, 1970
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society