Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Dr. Denton Cooley left, held's a mechanical heart s he tells newsmen about the implantation of a mechanical heart in to the chest of Haskell Karp, 47, last Friday and today replaced it with a human heart."
Date: April 7, 1969
Creator: Associated Press
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Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society