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BASEMENT BOX 67.0036

Description: Photograph of an industrial complex engulfed by fire and billowing black smoke. Caption: "A roaring fire touched off by a series of rumbling explosions at the sprawling government-owned Plains butadiene plant near here was brought under control Saturday afternoon."
Date: September 3, 1951
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

BASEMENT BOX 67.0038

Description: Photograph taken during daylight of an industrial complex engulfed in fire and billowing black smoke. Caption: "Here's an aerial view of the huge government-owned Plains Butadiene Plant Borger, Texas."
Date: September 2, 1951
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0941.0569]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "He was being moved from University Hospital to the Southwestern Polio Respiratory center which specializes in the care of polio victims who can no longer breathe without help from a machine."
Date: August 22, 1961
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0941.0568]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "From a distance it looked like a grim crew aboard a Santa Fe baggage car that sped along between Oklahoma City and Houston, Texas."
Date: August 22, 1951
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1126.0331]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "OKLAHOMA native John Walker Rhea, 34, vice mayor of Borger, Tex., was killed early Monday when he fell 17 feet from a bridge to a concrete walkway in downtown San Antonio."
Date: October 30, 1973
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0401.0341]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Anytime a light bulb burns out, a pencil sharpener fails to function properly or the elevator is out of order at the police station, the call goes out for Mr. Lewis."
Date: February 3, 1953
Creator: Tapscott, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society