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[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0136]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Lock and Dam No. 18 along Verdigris River, as part of McClellan-Kerr Navigation System project, last major facility under contract as of June, 1967, located southwest of Inola."
Date: July 6, 1967
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0116]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Lock and Dam No. 17 is the first lock and dam on the Verdigris River after the navigation system leaves the Arkansas River. It is being constructed about seven miles north of Muskogee."
Date: August 29, 1967
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0088]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Lock and Dam No. 17 is located on the Verdigris River about 7 miles north of Muskogee, Okla., near the town of Okay."
Date: July 6, 1967
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0124]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Members of the delegation at a meeting in Tulsa of the Arkansas River Basin Development Association discuss the navigation project at the Fairmont-Mayo Hotel."
Date: March 13, 1970
Creator: Cornelius Photography
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0134]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "The third lock and dam structure on the Arkansas River in Oklahoma after the river leaves Arkansas, the Webbers Falls Lock and Dam is one of the four "high lift" structures on the navigation system. It is being built three miles upriver from the Webbers Falls bridge."
Date: August 29, 1967
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0087]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Upstream lock gate on Arkansas River navigation system, Lock and Dam No. 13 near Barling, southeast of Ft. Smith, Ark."
Date: December 20, 1969
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0091]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "David D. Terry Lock and Dam will be the site for elaborate ceremonies marking the opening of the Arkansas River for navigation to Little Rock. The ceremonies will be held on October 4 with President Lyndon B. Johnson expected to attend. The structure is east of Little Rock, near Scott."
Date: August 8, 1968
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0079]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Lock and Dam No. 18, located about seven miles southwest of Inola on the Verdigris River, is the last navigation facility on the soon-to-be-completed navigation project."
Date: March 13, 1970
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0133]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Shaded area traces path of the McClellan-Kerr Arkansas River Navigation System and the Mississippi River. The system is a 440-mile engineering feat that lifts a river and links the Midwest to sealanes via the Mississippi."
Date: June 5, 1971
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0095]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Entrance to a tunnel being dug under the Port of Tulsa navigation project north of Catoosa where Bert J. "Junior" Houk, 46, of Picher, was killed Tuesday when he was struck by a large slab of shale which broke loose from the tunnel roof."
Date: November 13, 1968
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0097]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Mrs. David D. Terry, widow of the former Arkansas congressman, stands with Rep. Wilbur Mills, D-Ark. (in sunglasses), and her son, William L. Terry, beside the plaque marking the David D. Terry Lock and Dam on the Arkansas River."
Date: October 4, 1968
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0104]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Corps of Engineers Dams in Arkansas have prevented over $34 million worth of flood damages since their construction. Lower right, Bull Shoals has prevented over $10 million in flood damage alone; other dams preventing flood damage are, upper left, Beaver; upper right, Norfork; and lower left, Greers Ferry."
Date: December 4, 1968
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0115]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Bids for the construction of the turning basin at the head of navigation for the Arkansas-Verdigris River system near Catoosa, Okla., were opened August 3, and a contract is scheduled to be awarded later this month."
Date: July 6, 1967
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0137]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Lock and Dam No. 18 along Verdigris River, as part of McClellan-Kerr Navigation System project, last major facility under contract as of June, 1967, located southwest of Inola."
Date: July 6, 1967
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0117]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Bids for the construction of the turning basin at the head of navigation for the Arkansas-Verdigris River system near Catoosa, Okla., were opened August 3, and a contract is scheduled to be awarded later this month."
Date: July 6, 1967
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0927.0085]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "David D. Terry Lock and Dam will be the site for elaborate ceremonies marking the opening of the Arkansas River for navigation to Little Rock. The ceremonies will be held on October 4 with President Lyndon B. Johnson expected to attend. The structure is east of Little Rock, near Scott."
Date: August 8, 1968
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society
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