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[Photograph 2012.201.B0261.0047]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "TRAFFIC JAMMED - Sunday in westbound lanes of I-40 on Oklahoma City as workmen struggled with beams on the West Bypass span over the interstate between May Ave. and Portland."
Date: January 5, 1975
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0261.0066]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "This is one of the few turns Interstate 40 takes as it carries traffic across Oklahoma at 85 miles an Hour, well over the posted limit. Lee Alan Gutkind keeps his motorcycle's Light on as a safety measure."
Date: June 1, 1972
Creator: AP NEWSFEATURE
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0261.0061]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "GRINDING BUMPS on the Hudson ave. ramp on I-40 workman Richard Colbert brings finishing work on the westbound access near completion."
Date: March 8, 1977
Creator: Klock, Roger
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0261.0055]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "A highway construction worker, top, painstakingly smoothes a concrete patch along a portion of the I-40 cross-town expressway just in time for another worker to ruin his handiwork with anti-skid grooves, right."
Date: May 24, 1976
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0261.0043]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "COMPLETING CHECOTAH LINK of I-40 in eastern Oklahoma, that missing part of the super highway, workers lay-steel reinforcing rods into a slip-form paving machine as they work toward finishing the remainder of the 17-mile stretch east of Checotah."
Date: August 31, 1972
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0261.0065]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "DISBELIEVING an electronic thermometer in the background, which indicate a chilly summer day is on tap, perspiring workman on I-40 near Byers Avenue work up a sweat Tuesday in 90-plus degree heat."
Date: June 14, 1977
Creator: Klock, Roger
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0261.0044]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "LIGHTS GO ON IN DEL CITY Tuesday night as the last remaining dark stretch of I-40 between Oklahoma City and Midwest City becomes a brilliant whiteway."
Date: October 17, 1967
Creator: Traverse, Austin
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0261.0051]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "A gaping pothole in the surface of westbound I-40 near Hudson, shows why this section of the interstate has been closed for repairs."
Date: April 2, 1976
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0261.0054]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Views from above and below show a workman knocking chunks of road surfacing still stuck to the cable as a downtown elevated section if westbound I-40 was undergoing the first steps of an extensive repair this morning."
Date: April 2, 1976
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0261.0049]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "A gaping pothole in the surface of westbound I-40 near Hudson, shows why this section of the interstate has been closed for repairs. A one-mile stretch of the highway has been shut down for extensive repair work, which will include new steel reinforcing Lengths of reinforcing cable, below, are seen stacked near the work area."
Date: April 2, 1976
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0261.0052]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "A highway construction worker, top, painstakingly smoothes a concrete patch along a portion of the I-40 cross-town expressway just in time for another worker to ruin, his handiwork with anti-skid groves, right."
Date: May 24, 1976
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0261.0063]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Rush-hour traffic on I-40 speeds under repair project on the Rockwell overpass which was hit by a truck and damaged several months ago."
Date: April 21, 1980
Creator: McDaniel, David
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0261.0050]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Views from above and below show a workman knocking chunks of road surfacing still stock to the cable as a downtown elevated section of westbound I-40 was undergoing the first steps of an extensive repair this morning."
Date: April 2, 1976
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0261.0060]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "No shortage of concrete for final surfacing of overpass repair work on I-40 in downtown Oklahoma City is evident in the midst of a strike against some central Oklahoma concrete suppliers."
Date: July 19, 1976
Creator: Southerland, Paul
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0261.0057]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "You couldn't get there from here Wednesday, but no one seemed to mind. "There" refers ti I-40 and "here" to the Byers Ave. ramp which until Wednesday provided access to the interstate for motorists leaving the southeast downtown area."
Date: February 4, 1970
Creator: Taylor, Robert
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society