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[Photograph 2012.201.B1292.0961]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "JAM OF CARS east of pedestrian crosswalk between Robinson and Harvey on Main is for recommendation for city traffic commission that the crosswalks be moved. The picture, taken during rush hour, show cars backed up east Robinson while pedestrians use crosswalk."
Date: February 4, 1964
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1292.0946]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Pictured at left are cars jamming the street ahead, and at right, cars snarled in traffic lanes behind. This is a familiar, if not annoying, scene to thousands of motorists who attempt to use the eastside traffic artery during peak hours."
Date: 1963
Creator: Garner, Frank
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1292.0887]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "NORMAN, July 12 - A simple white cross stands at the roadside with the inscription "3 Killed." This is the scene where a car bearing a Texas family hurtled into the creekbed, killing all three adults and critically injuring two children."
Date: 1957
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1292.0920]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "BUMPER TO BUMPER TRAFFIC was the order of the day Saturday on most main arteries of Oklahoma City. Cold weather and drizzling rain forced motorists to go slow and slower still due to the traffic volume brought on by Christmas shoppers."
Date: 1967
Creator: Argo, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1292.0957]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Rain-heavy clouds hang over north May Avenue at mid-afternoon Tuesday. The sky was so dark many cars were driving with lights on."
Date: August 31, 1965
Creator: Argo, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1292.0934]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Cars jam on NW 6, looking west from Robinson. There was a monumental traffic jam Wednesday morning in the middle of downtown Oklahoma City. It came during the morning rush hour."
Date: May 27, 1964
Creator: Traverse, Austin
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1292.0938]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Saving to Oklahoma if canal traffic comes to the state is shown in these figures which represent the cost of shipping one ton of goods a mile by, top to bottom, truck, train, pipeline, barge and ocean freighter. As shown, costs range from 6 1 / 4 cents by truck, to 1 / 5 cent by freighter and 2 / 5 cent by barge."
Date: 1963
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1292.0894]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "TRAFFIC TROUBLES were stacking up around Oklahoma Natural Gas Co. today as crews worked on lines in west bound lane of traffic in the unit block NE 23. Traffic control crews have rechanneled traffic into the two lanes on the south side of the four lane street, Elmer Kamphaus, ONG operating engineer, said crews will be in the street for about two more weeks."
Date: June 10, 1969
Creator: Tapscott, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1292.0979]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "MAIN STREET trafficc stopper early Friday morning was this scene in downtown Oklahoma City, where municcpal officials were installing a new mid-block pedestrian crossing lane. The crossing is locate between Hudson and Waalker, and in the picture above a welder prepares to hook the overhang arm onto a steel pole which will support the new traffic signal."
Date: April 10, 1959
Creator: Peterson, Dick
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1292.0970]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Right! This car, waiting at the rear for a parking place to be vacated, is obeying the law; but it took lots of looking to find a motorist doing it properly."
Date: August 17, 1955
Creator: Miller, Joe
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1292.0928]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Cars clogged for more than three-quarters of a mile during rush hour traffic Thursday morning on the Broadway Extension overpass to the Northeast Expressway."
Date: February 27, 1969
Creator: Argo, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society