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[Photograph 2012.201.B0250.0052]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Sidney S. Lenz and Ely Culbertson shook hands, and Mrs. Culbertson, her husband's partner, and Commander Winfield Liggett, Jr., did likewise, as above photo shows, before the start of the night's play in the contract bridge contest at the hotel."
Date: January 8, 1932
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0250.0049]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Ely Culbertson, who in 1942 devised a peace which has since, by the attention, respect and challenge it has met here and abroad, threatened to overshadow his reputation of years as a bridge expert."
Date: August 11, 1944
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0250.0035]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Injured Officer Bill Culbertson receives emergency treatment at a nearby auto supply store Tuesday afternoon for lacerations following the collision of his three-wheeler with an auto at NW 4 and Broadway."
Date: October 6, 1964
Creator: Traverse, Cliff
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0250.0061]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Ely Culbertson, with back to camera, dealing the pasteboards, while Sidney S. Lenz, Mrs. Culbertson and Commander Winfield Leggitt, Jr., with tenseness await the first bidding in the last night of the long contract bridge battle at the Hotel Waldorf Astoria in New York City on Night of January 8."
Date: January 8, 1932
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1001.0284]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Passers-by Wednesday shivered in sympathy as they observed snow piled high on the nude statuary in Culbertson Park, 1100 NE 12. In Oct. 1930, when the late J. J. Culbertson gave the fountain to the city, the public took one look and gasped. Later an obliging artist painted bloomers on a newspaper picture of the couple and a reporter inquired, "Is this better?"
Date: January 19, 1949
Creator: Owen, A. Y.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1001.0286]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Bronze statue by Richard Aigner, sculptor from Munich, presented to city by J. J. Culbertson Jr., to be erected in Culbertson Park on NE 12."
Date: April 7, 1932
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1001.0283]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Passers-by Wednesday shivered in sympathy as they observed snow piled high on the nude statuary in Culbertson Park, 1100 NE 12. It isn't the first time the naked man and woman wrestling over a fish have attracted attention. Back in Oct. 1930, when the late J. J. Culbertson gave the bronze fountain to the city, the public took one look and gasped. Later an obliging artist painted bloomers on a newspaper picture of the couple and a reporter inquired, "Is this better?"
Date: January 19, 1949
Creator: Owen, A. Y.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1001.0287]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Mary Lee and Martha Potter look at the bronze fountain figure which their great-grandfather, the late John J. Culbertson, gave to the city. It is located in the pool of the Municipal Rose Garden at Will Rogers Park, having been moved from original location at Culbertson Park on NE 12, after Culbertson received it from Munich artist Richard Aigner. The sisters, 10 and 6, are the daughters of A. Byron Potter Jr., 515 NW 15."
Date: July 25, 1956
Creator: Miller, Joe
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0250.0060]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Theodore A. Lightner, a New York stock broker, and one of the country's outstanding bridge players, joined the protracted contract bridge battle in New York City on night of December 17, replacing Mrs. Culbertson as the partner of her husband."
Date: December 17, 1931
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society