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[Photograph 2012.201.B0355.0468]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Mattie Beal at a lot auction in the "Beal addition." After proving her claim, Miss Beal and her brother platted it into lots and sold the lots at auction. (Photos from collection of Mrs. G. Leonard Wilson, daughter of Mattie Beal)"
Date: August 6, 1901
Creator: Markham, J. E.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0355.0393]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Lawton fire fighters cruise through town on their 1923 Stutz fire engine which took 500 off-duty hours to bring back to life."
Date: May 30, 1976
Creator: John, Lisa
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0355.0136]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "City engineer Douglass L. Smith, standing on dirt hill at left, points to a newly-erected "wier" or spillway over which surplus water of Lake Elmer Thomas will flow into a basin, being dug in front of the spillway, and then enter two 72-inch concrete pipes which will carry the water under S.H. 49."
Date: 1956
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0355.0139]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "A valve to a water line leading from the 30-inch main through the new pump house is turned on by Lawton city councilman E. C. Parks during inspection trip."
Date: 1956
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0355.0137]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "The bucket of Lawton's heavy-duty crane dumps a load of dirt and rock as a grader pushes out more in a "cut" dug between Lake Elmer Thomas and Lake Watonga neat Lawton."
Date: April 6, 1956
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0371.0178]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "The American National Bank's new home at Sixth and D in Lawton is taking shape with the building approxim tely one-third completed at this stage."
Date: 1954
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0355.0425]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "A short walk takes a soldier off the base, where this piece of military equipment is on display, to the Strip across the street where many attractions await to lighten his billfold."
Date: November 17, 1978
Creator: Southerland, Paul B.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0355.0414]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "THE LAWTON POST OFFICE offers some of the finest "curb service" in the United State, and it's winning acclaim for Postmaster Bennie Stephens,, who originated the idea."
Date: February 22, 1956
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0355.0133]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "From left, an unidentified student and her child, Renee Plata and her baby, Thomas, work out under the direction of Jolee Reiswig in a special program to help new mothers."
Date: March 16, 1984
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0355.0427]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Neither snow, nor rain, nor ... Proving at least part of the old axiom once again, mail carrier George Kilmetz braves snow and blowing wind to make his appointed rounds in Lawton."
Date: December 21, 1983
Creator: Kinyon, Chris
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0355.0435]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "The color guard of Lawton's Eisenhower Junior High band brought a cheering Tri-State Music Festival crowd to its feet Thursday with a patriotic display during marching competition."
Date: May 5, 1977
Creator: Bergdall, Calvin
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0355.0401]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Craig Hadley, deputy fire chief min Lawton, checks Robbie, a mechanical talking robot shaped like a fire hydrant."
Date: February 8, 1991
Creator: Hutchison, Mark A.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0355.0417]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Municipal court session are now being held in these spacious quarters made available by remodeling the quarters formerly occupied by the police detective and records divisions."
Date: February 16, 1956
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0355.0426]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Youngsters in Lawton find that the same weather that makes roads slick for driving makes driveways suitable for sliding. Colin Henderson demonstrates the stomach slide while his brother, Tommy, jumps clear. Shelly Carr looks on."
Date: December 21, 1983
Creator: Kinyon, Chris
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society