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[Photograph 2012.201.B0419.0493]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Thanks to a tricky gadget invented by their chief, Oklahoma City firemen will no longer need to use the old ax-exploration system to explore scenes of hidden blazes."
Date: April 14, 1955
Creator: Miller, Joe
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0419.0474]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "G. R. McAlpine (right), fire chief, demonstrates how he talks to fire department headquarters over KQDS, portable transmitter installed in his car."
Date: April 13, 1939
Creator: Cauthen, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0419.0485]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Capitol Hill's chief firehouse got the once-over from the city's Fire Chief G. R. McAlpine in a final inspection Monday, and the new station is to be recommended for acceptance at Tuesday's city council meeting."
Date: March 8, 1948
Creator: Johnson, Bill
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0419.0480]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "This is fire prevention week and each year the junior chamber of commerce chooses a pretty red-hared girl to act as Miss Flame during that week."
Date: October 6, 1955
Creator: Peterson, Dick
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0419.0486]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Fire Chief G. R. McAlpine and F. C. Bowen, manager of the Traders Compress Co., point to a pile of driftwood blocking the flow of flood waters at the Compress railway bridge, El Reno and Eastern."
Date: October 15, 1946
Creator: Cobb, Richard
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0419.0462]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Lift for Lamplighters is given by city firemen, here preparing identifying placards and coin containers highschool students will use Thursday in their house-to-house solicitation of funds for the Oklahoma Medical Research foundation."
Date: May 4, 1954
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0419.0500]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "The city fire department was awarded the A. G. Meyers jr. safety trophy for the best record of any city department during the past year in the operation of city vehicles."
Date: July 31, 1951
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society