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[Photograph 2012.201.B0240.0172]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Here is the Great Copper mountain near Bingham , Utah, which since 1906 men have been carting away for its valuable ore."
Date: September 25, 1937
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0240.0173]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Looks like this from the air. It is under construction near Olustee in Jackson County, to be operated by Eagle-Picher Mining Co., Miami."
Date: August 8, 1965
Creator: Long, Paul
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0240.0174]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Jump in copper prices from $22.72 on Sept. 29, 1965, to $27.98 on March 2, 1966, and present price of $29.98 per hundred feet of half-inch tubing is shown on this invoice and price list."
Date: April 13, 1966
Creator: Argo, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0400.0505]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Largest dragline used in metal mining in Oklahoma is now in operation at Eagle-Picher Industries, Inc., copper mine southwest of Olustee in Jackson County."
Date: December 7, 1970
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0400.0501]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "First Copper mining operations in Oklahoma are planned in this cactus and blackjack covered area of Jackson county 12 miles southwest of Altus."
Date: March 15, 1965
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0400.0498]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Just out of the pit, A.E. "Dynamite Ed" Perry, big sand and gravel man - not a miner: Walter Jarrett, also not a miner; Fred Simpson, who hails from the lead and zinc area at Miami and a hard rock man; Leo Gravitt and Al Jeffers, landowner-miners."
Date: June 24, 1934
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0400.0499]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Memories of Oklahomans who mined for copper are tucked away aas quietly as this entrance to an old copper mine near Stillwater."
Date: February 17, 1976
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0268.0070]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Within a few short miles of each other in far northwest Oklahoma city are nearly 1,000 housing units targeted for Oklahoma's aging population."
Date: July 26, 1990
Creator: Gooch, Steve
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society