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[Photograph 2012.201.B1089.0623]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "One of three supersonic frogs just flown past the sound barrier by North American Aviation test pilot Joe Lynch is examined by Captain Robbie Risner, Korean eight-kill jet ace, Clovis Air Force Base, Kathleen Hughes, Universal Pictures actress who soon will appear in the forthcoming 3-D fantasy, "It Came From Outer Space" and Bill Collins, ringmaster for the Jumping Frog Jubilee to be held at Angels Camp in the Mother Lode Country, May 15-16-17."
Date: May 15, 1953
Creator: Modernage Photo Service
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1089.0629]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "A WARR ACRES POLICEMAN WATCHES AS COL. RISNER EXAMINES A POW_MIA BRACELET WITH HIS NAME ON IT WHICH HAS BEEN WORN BY KAY HUBARD, 12, FOR THREE MONTHS."
Date: February 24, 1973
Creator: Miller, Joe
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1089.0626]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Air Force Col. Robinson Risner's long journey home after 7 1/2 years in a North Vietnam prison camp ended Saturday at Risner's small frame house in Warr Acres where he was reunited with his family."
Date: February 24, 1973
Creator: Argo, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1089.0628]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Capt. Bill Donnell, left, gets thanked for "a lift" back to Oklahoma City from Brownsivlle, Texas, by Lieut. James Risner, Oklahoma air national guard pilot who thursday started out in an F-51 fighter plane for corpus Christi, Texas and ended up in Tampico, Mexico three days later."
Date: October 3, 1949
Creator: Kaho, C. J.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1089.0600]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "ALIVE AND WELL, captured American air ace Lt. Col. James R. Risner of Oklahoma City appears at a news conference in Hanoi Monday, first time he has been seen since he bacame a prisoner of war in September, 1965."
Date: August 7, 1969
Creator: CBS News Photo
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society