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[Photograph 2012.201.B0092.0280]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "The biggest check ever passed by the city of Oklahoma City was inscribed by typewriter Friday because Ollie Black, city treasurer, hasn't a check-writer which will count up as far as $5,001,899,49."
Date: September 5, 1947
Creator: Tapscott, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0092.0283]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "A coin counter is a handy little gadget, Ollie J. Black, city treasurer, realized Tuesday, when the machine which has counted $375,000 in nickels since Oklahoma City's parking meters were installed in 1935 refused to count an other nickel."
Date: September 3, 1946
Creator: Cobb, Richard
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0092.0281]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Crying towel goes into action as Walter E. Nelson, right city building superintendent, shows Ollie J. Black, cit treasurer, war shrunken file of building permits."
Date: July 23, 1942
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0092.0277]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Record--Mayor Hefner (left) is handing Ollie J. Black, city treasurer, the largest check ever received by Oklahoma City."
Date: March 13, 1941
Creator: Johnson, Bill
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society