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[Photograph 2012.201.B0260.0238]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "What once was the heavily traveled NW 39 Expressway has been turned into a wasteland by highway construction crews upgrading the roadway to interstate standards."
Date: November 30, 1978
Creator: Tapscott, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0260.0245]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "All up in the air and nowhere to go is this section of an I-240 road project which crosses Northwest Expressway near Belle Isle and the Classen Traffic Circle."
Date: August 31, 1977
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0260.0250]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Overpass Work Workmen lay a new foundation for the overpass at I-240S and Walker Ave. where cars passing beneath have been shunted from one lane to another throughout the week to avoid chunks of concrete being pounded out from the overpass to make way for a new surface."
Date: January 7, 1981
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0260.0241]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Speeding traffic ignores the 35 mph limit signs, which highway department supervisors said were posted minimize dangers where the road narrows from three to two northbound lanes."
Date: May 9, 1979
Creator: Klock, Roger
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0260.0240]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Drivers caught in the move-it-into-one-lane squeeze have left a zig-zag record of their encounters with the median guard rail."
Date: May 9, 1979
Creator: Klock, Roger
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0260.0236]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Heavy trucks, like the tanker at left, have been bypassing signs on I-240 as they wheel under the close NW 39 Expressway and onto Grand Blvd."
Date: May 9, 1978
Creator: Argo, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0260.0253]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Ed nelson sprays an oil-baseed sealer on the Drexel overpass on I-240 in northwest Oklahoma City in state transportation department project to prevent winter bridge damage."
Date: January 15, 1981
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0260.0239]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Trailing chuckhole on northbound exit from I-240 onto SW 15 is one of several trouble spot in the Oklahoma City interstate system."
Date: February 27, 1979
Creator: Gooch, Steve
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0260.0248]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Traffic Pinch Usually reserved only for eastbound traffic, these lanes on I-240 South on Walker Avenue overpass are split for westbound traffic also."
Date: January 9, 1981
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0260.0237]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Wet surrounding didn't halt construction but did make miserable working conditions as highway builders kept right on turning NW 39 Expressway into a new I-240."
Date: May 26, 1978
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0260.0232]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Lighting for "dead man's curve on SW 74 Expressway west of May is being installed by Oklahoma Gas & Electric Co. workmen."
Date: December 13, 1965
Creator: Lucas, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0260.0247]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "It will be legal to use the Bicentennial Expressway following dedication ceremonies March 23 even though some motorist have been sneaking in on the highway for several weeks."
Date: 1976
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society