Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "A ribbon-cutting ceremony with an Afghanistan-Oklahoma flavor is performed by Abdullah Malikyar, Afghanistan ambassador to the United States, at the State Fair of Oklahoma which will continue through September 28 in Oklahoma City. Assisting the ambassador are Bashir Safi, an Afghan student studying in Oklahoma; the ambassador; Miss Jeanne Jay Gambres, Miss Oklahoma; and Gul Ammad Noor, President of Afghanistan Trading Co."
Date: September 26, 1969
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Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society